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Bailiffgate Museum

Attractively located in the former St Mary’s Church, Bailiffgate Museum brings the people and places of North Northumberland to life in a lively, interactive style.

  • North East history
  • dressing up
  • doing things as a family
  • collections
  • making things
  • acting like a kid
  • 14 Bailiffgate, Alnwick, NE66 1LX
  • 01665 605 847
  • Website

Beamish, The North of England Open Air Museum

At Beamish buildings collected from across the region are filled with objects illustrating the region’s history, many donated by local people to help the Museum tell their story. Costumed staff and volunteers use these collections to create a living, working Museum.

  • North East history
  • historic buildings
  • fresh air
  • dressing up
  • doing things as a family
  • being active
  • architecture
  • a nice cuppa
  • the real thing
  • being original
  • acting like a kid
  • inventions

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
  • Website
  • Email

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
  • Website

Kirkleatham Museum, Redcar

Kirkleatham Museum is the local history museum for the Borough of Redcar and Cleveland with a treasure trove of artefacts and exhibitions set on three floors all housed within a magnificent 1710 Queen Anne building.

  • doing things as a family
  • a nice cuppa
  • acting like a kid
  • being active
  • being creative
  • buying nice things
  • dressing up
  • having fun
  • North East history
  • souvenirs
  • Kirkleatham, Redcar, TS10 5NW
  • 01642 479 500
  • Website

Locomotion: The National Railway Museum at Shildon

Locomotion: The National Railway Museum at Shildon houses over 70 vehicles in its ‘Collection Building’, for which admission and parking are free. Learn about the fascinating history of the railways and so much more!

  • trains
  • technology
  • acting like a kid
  • big stuff
  • industrial history
  • learning
  • the real thing
  • Locomotion: The National Railway Museum at Shildon,
    Dale Road Industrial Estate, Shildon, DL4 2RE
  • 01904 685780
  • Website

Seven Stories National Centre for Children's Books

Seven Stories is where children’s books come to life! Exhibitions, with original manuscripts and illustrations, special events and creative activities the whole family can enjoy.

  • stories
  • monsters
  • making things
  • having fun
  • buying nice things
  • acting like a kid
  • a nice cuppa
  • famous figures
  • architecture
  • puzzles
  • 30 Lime Street, Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PQ
  • 0845 271 0777
  • Website

Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens

Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens combines a museum, art gallery, exhibition space and Winter Gardens to create a stunning visitor attraction in the heart of the city centre.

  • doing things as a family
  • buying nice things
  • being creative
  • animals
  • acting like a kid
  • a nice cuppa
  • making things
  • Burdon Road, Sunderland, SR1 1PP
  • 0191 553 2323
  • Website