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Segedunum Roman Fort, Baths & Museum

Segedunum, which means strong fort, stands at the eastern end of Hadrian’s Wall. Today Segedunum is once again the gateway to Hadrian’s Wall. It is the most excavated fort along the wall and has a large interactive Museum plus a 35 meter high viewing tower.

  • a nice cuppa
  • being active
  • fresh air
  • getting mucky
  • learning
  • military history
  • North East history
  • romans
  • ships
  • the real thing
  • world history
  • Buddle Street, Wallsend, NE28 6HR
  • 0191 236 9347
  • 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

South Shields Museum & Art Gallery

Explore the history of South Tyneside through sensational displays, hands-on exhibits and stunning art.

  • North East history
  • art
  • animals
  • a nice cuppa
  • wildlife
  • Ocean Road, South Shields, NE33 2JA
  • 0191 456 8740
  • 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

The Bowes Museum

Enjoy the greatest collection of European fine and decorative arts in the North of England and an acclaimed exhibition and events programme.

  • historic buildings
  • collections
  • art
  • a place to think
  • a nice cuppa
  • doing things as a family
  • pictures
  • sparkly things
  • buying nice things
  • Barnard Castle, DL12 8NP
  • 01833 690 606
  • Website

The Heritage Centre, Bellingham

The recently refurbished Heritage Centre displays the local history, tradition and heritage of the North Tyne and Redewater area of Northumberland, including a new farming gallery which also houses the Stannersburn Smithy.

  • heritage
  • a nice cuppa
  • doing things as a family
  • Station Yard, Woodburn Road, Bellingham, NE48 2DF
  • 01434 220 050
  • Website

Wallington

Wallington is a magnificent mansion with fine interiors and collections. Wallington features a wonderful mix of displays including huge pre-Raphaelite paintings, an intriguing Cabinet of Curiosities and an extraordinary collection of dolls’ houses.​

  • architecture
  • historic buildings
  • getting mucky
  • exploring
  • doing things as a family
  • being active
  • a place to think
  • a nice cuppa
  • Cambo, Morpeth, NE61 4AR
  • 01670 773 600
  • Website

Woodhorn

Experience the sights, sound and smells of the history of Northumberland through a series of interactive exhibitions including the ‘Follow the Banner’ exhibition and ‘The Colliery Experience’.

  • green museums
  • a nice cuppa
  • fresh air
  • getting mucky
  • heritage
  • industrial history
  • noise
  • North East history
  • the real thing
  • QE II Country Park, Ashington, NE63 9YF
  • 01670 624455
  • Website