Opening times

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

11am - 4pm
Free entry


Heritage train rides

Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays

Blog

Trains, boats and dragons: some of our latest adventures in museums

As part of our research into Exhibition Explorers we’ve been chatting to some parents about th...

What ever happened to Saltwell Park Museum? (Part 1)

  “Museums are most attractive when they, so to speak, are emerging from the egg. Upon re...

Top 12 Waistcoats – part 2

This is a guest post by Zoe-Marie Dobbs, a volunteer with Tyne & Wear Archives & Museum...

Top 12 Waistcoats (part 1)

  This is a guest post by Zoe-Marie Dobbs, a volunteer with Tyne & Wear Archives &...