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Grace Darling Museum

RNLI Grace Darling Museum is a small site full of exciting things for your family to do. Entry is free, so you can pop in several times throughout your visit.

  • stories
  • North East history
  • doing things as a family
  • ships
  • famous figures
  • Radcliffe Road, Bamburgh, NE69 7AE
  • 01668 214 910
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Great North Museum: Hancock

​This new £26million museum includes a largescale, interactive model of Hadrian’s Wall and major new displays showing the wonder and diversity of the animal and plant kingdoms.

  • wildlife
  • space
  • science
  • monsters
  • egypt
  • dinosaurs
  • animals
  • acting like a kid
  • souvenirs
  • Barras Bride, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4PT
  • (0191) 222 676
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Guisborough Museum

​This small volunteer run Museum shows the social, agricultural and commercial history of Guisborough through the ages.

  • collections
  • doing things as a family
  • heritage
  • North East history
  • Sunnyfield House, 36 Westgate, Guisborough, TS14 6BA
  • 01287 203617
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Hartlepool Art Gallery

The best things in life are free and Hartlepool Art Gallery is no exception!

  • doing things as a family
  • a place to think
  • art
  • being creative
  • pictures
  • Church Square, Hartlepool, TS24 7EQ
  • 01429869706
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Hatton Gallery

​With its impressive exhibition spaces, the Hatton Gallery has been at the heart of cultural life in the North East since the early 20th century.

  • to be inspired
  • art
  • a place to think
  • being creative
  • pictures
  • The Quadrangle, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU
  • 0191 222 6059
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Head of Steam - Darlington Railway Museum

Step into the newly restored station building and look out for large exhibits like Stephenson’s “Locomotion No. 1” and displays of railway memorabilia.

  • trains
  • North East history
  • doing things as a family
  • a nice cuppa
  • heritage
  • technology
  • the real thing
  • North Road Station, Darlington, DL3 6ST
  • 01325 405060
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Heatherslaw Cornmill

Explore and discover this fully operational Victorian watermill on the banks of the beautiful river Till.

  • doing things as a family
  • big stuff
  • being original
  • being active
  • dressing up
  • having fun
  • historic buildings
  • industrial history
  • North East history
  • the real thing
  • the unusual
  • Ford Forge, Cornhill-on-Tweed, TD12 4TJ
  • 01890 820 488
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Heugh Battery Museum

A unique site, filled with history and intrigue! Come and explore a faithfully restored 19th century coastal defence battery, scene of the 1914 Bombardment of the Hartlepools.

  • acting like a kid
  • military history
  • a nice cuppa
  • being active
  • big stuff
  • buying nice things
  • doing things as a family
  • dressing up
  • exploring
  • The Heugh Battery, Moor Terrace, Hartlepool, TS25 0PS
  • 01429 270 746
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Hexham Old Gaol

Hexham Old Gaol was ordered to be built in 1330, making it the oldest purpose-built prison in England.

  • yucky stuff
  • the real thing
  • stories
  • North East history
  • a place to think
  • green museums

Housesteads Roman Fort

One of the best preserved Roman forts in Britain, Housesteads boasts spectacular views.

  • world history
  • romans
  • heritage
  • exploring
  • getting mucky
  • military history
  • the real thing
  • being active
  • doing things as a family
  • Haydon Bridge, Hexham, NE47 6NN
  • 01434 344 363
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