Managed by Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums on behalf of Newcastle City Council
An exhibition exploring wedding customs and traditions
25 May 13
30 May 13
07-28 Jun 13
22 Jun 13
19 Jun - 09 Jul 13
21 Sep 13
02 Feb - 30 Jun 13
08 Mar - 29 Sep 13
20 Jul 13 - 12 Jan 14
Ok here's the deal - BBC Flog It are here on Saturday 25 May - tomorrow- 9.30-4pm. You can bring up to 3 items. It's free entry! #tneHUB
@Discovery_Mus 5:31pm 24 May 2013
@discovery_mus exhibits Swan bulb cost 35 shillings in 1881 equivalent to £130 today. http://t.co/5ZxU8ClM8S via @guardianâ€¦
@Discovery_Mus 5:17pm 24 May 2013
@apauctioneers We're really looking forward to welcoming you all, it will be a great day. We're all really excited #flogit
@Discovery_Mus 5:16pm 24 May 2013
We're part of this nationwide artefact swap project - one of our light bulbs made by Joseph Swan in 1881 is going to the Science Museum and we are getting a rare Chinese puzzle box read all about it in the Guardian http://www.guardian.co.uk/culture/2013/may/21/museums-first-time-out?CMP=twt_guMuseums put oddball objects on showwww.guardian.co.ukFirst Time Out project will display unusual treasures that curators have retrieved from their stores
5:26pm 24 May 2013
Remember to bring your items for evaluation with Paul Martin and the gang tomorrow! How exciting the BBC will be with us all day- get here early! doors open 9.30. See you then!
10:48am 24 May 2013
Message in a bottle
The last message from Robert Mustard who died when the SS Princess of Sunderland sank in 1893.
A short film made by Gateshead College with Tyne & Wear Archives.
Andrew Parkin, Keeper of Archaeology from the Great North Museum
Andrew Parkin, Keeper of Archaeology from the Great North Museum, tells us about his favourite Greek object in the museum's current exhibition.
Do we have plans of your house, school or place or work?
23 May 2013
Tyne & Wear Archives is jointly funded by the five metropolitan districts councils in Tyne & Wear. We hold a large quantity of local authority records…
Ralph Hedley's hunting pictures on the North York Moors
21 May 2013
I was in Helmsley recently and missed the chance to visit the site of two unusual paintings by Ralph Hedley. Spout House/the old Sun Inn is on the B1257 as it…