Opening times

Open until 6 November. Every weekend and during school holidays.

11am - 4pm
Free entry

Steam train Ashington No 5

Heritage train rides

Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays


The Hatton Collection is on the Move!

In March the Hatton Gallery closed for 18 months in order to modernise and improve its fac...

Little details: big impact – a closer look at family museum experiences

A key part of Exhibition Explorers at the Shipley has been exploring the gallery environment with th...

Meeting David Bowie – a guest post by Michael Metcalf

The sad news of the recent death of David Bowie reminds me of another great experience whilst f...

The Gold Mine Club – a guest post by Michael Metcalf

At the time of the TUBE, one of the main things about the programme was that we reflected what was h...