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April - 1 November 2015

Saturday: 11am - 4pm
Sunday: 11am - 4pm
Bank holiday Mondays: 11am - 4pm
Every day during school holidays: 11am - 4pm

Charges apply for Heritage train rides


Seaside Shields: North and South Marine Parks

Hello everyone! This is my first blog in a series of five dedicated to the seaside tourism of South ...

Some Assembly Required

Every so often you come across a story so extraordinary that you can barely believe it really happen...

A Gold Daric Coin

Sometimes the smallest objects in the museum have the most interesting stories to tell. This small g...

Tyneside Men Saving Life at Sea

First World War heroes didn’t just appear on the battle field. We recently discovered a small ...