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Dorman Museum

The Dorman Museum offers eight themed display galleries inviting you to experience life in a bomb shelter, investigate local history and the chance to come face to face with ancient civilisations.

  • to be inspired
  • sparkly things
  • North East history
  • learning
  • doing things as a family
  • design
  • collections
  • craft
  • Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough, TS5 6LA
  • 01642 813 781
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Durham Museum & Heritage Centre

Relive the story of Durham from Medieval times to the 20th century in this excellent local history Museum.

  • North East history
  • historic buildings
  • learning
  • St Mary-le-Bow, North Bailey, Durham, DH1 3ET
  • 0191 384 5589
  • Website

Fusiliers Museum of Northumberland

The Fusiliers Museum of Northumberland is located within the Abbot's Tower at Alnwick Castle where the history of the Regiment is brought to life through thematic displays and real experiences of soldiers and their families.

  • North East history
  • military history
  • dressing up
  • learning
  • souvenirs
  • The Abbot's Tower, Alnwick Castle, Alnwick, NE66 1NG
  • 01665 602 152
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King's Own Scottish Borderers Museum

The history of one of the country's proudest regiments - from 1689 right up to the present day - is traced through vivid displays of uniforms, badges, medals, weapons and relics from the various dramatic campaigns in which it has been involved.​

  • learning
  • military history
  • the real thing
  • The Barracks, The Parade, Berwick upon Tweed, TD15 1DG
  • 01289 307426
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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

Museum of Archaeology

Journey through 10,000 years of Durham’s history in our Living on the Hills gallery, at Palace Green Library. This family-friendly exhibition tells the story of Durham from the end of the last Ice Age onwards.

  • a place to think
  • collections
  • learning
  • the real thing
  • to be inspired
  • romans
  • Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN
  • 0191 334 2932
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Museum of Hartlepool

​With lots of interactive fun, colourful characters, full size fishing coble and even a few sea monsters, the Museum of Hartlepool tells the story of a past which is packed with exciting events and interesting people.

  • doing things as a family
  • learning
  • monsters
  • North East history
  • ships
  • Jackson Dock, Maritime Avenue, Hartlepool, TS24 0XZ
  • 01429 860 077
  • Website

Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Find out about the selfless courage of a community who has braved the elements to fish, mine for coal, whilst maintaining a lifeboat station and manning rescue missions to help family and friends in trouble.

  • ships
  • a nice cuppa
  • big stuff
  • doing things as a family
  • learning
  • North East history
  • stories
  • Newbiggin Maritime Centre, Church Point, Newbiggin by the Sea, NE64 6DB
  • 01670 819251
  • Website

Roman Army Museum

The Roman Army Museum, situated beside one of the best preserved sections of the Wall, offers a captivating insight into the garrisons of Hadrian’s Wall.

  • learning
  • military history
  • romans
  • world history
  • Carvoran, Greenhead, CA8 7JB
  • 01697 747 485
  • Website

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