Heritage train rides

Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays

Opening times

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

11am - 4pm
Free entry, donations are welcome and directly support our museums and heritage trains.


Out of Chaos – art that makes you think

One of the important things in our lives is our idea of who we are and where we belong. But our...

The Charlton Brothers and the Hancock Museum – A Guest Post by Ashleigh Jackson

My name is Ashleigh Jackson. I am a History undergraduate student at Edinburgh and this summer I com...

My Top 10 Pincushions (part 1) – A Guest Blog by Zoe-Marie Dobbs

My name is Zoe-Marie Dobbs and I am a volunteer with Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums.&nb...

A mini-museum inside Haven Court – South Tyneside’s brand new NHS integrated service hub for older people

‘Haven Court, located at South Tyneside Hospital is a purpose-built and innovatively designed ...