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Winter Wonderland - Santa's Grotto
14-21 Dec 13
Looking For Something?
16 Dec 13 - 16 Jan 14
Behind the Scenes Tours
11 Jan 14
The Changing Face of the North East
24 Jan 14
A tour of Destination Tyneside Gallery
30 Jan - 24 Apr 14
Behind the scenes: The Arcs and Sparks store
05 Feb - 02 Apr 14
We have a book of remembrance for Nelson Mandela available to sign here at Discovery Museum.
3:45pm 10 Dec 2013
Hi everyone, our phone lines are down again. You can call our colleagues at the Laing Art Gallery on 0191 232 7734 if you have an urgent enquiry. Sorry for the inconvenience.
10:08am 07 Dec 2013
Working in the Outreach Team 1: Zoe Brown, Outreach Officer
In four short films members of the Outreach Team at Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums talks about the work they do. In this first video: Zoe Brown, Outreach Officer.
Over to You, Our Museum - Alisdair and Helen
This is the first in a series of short films introducing members of the Our Museum 'Core Engagement Team'. In this video Alisdair Cameron (Launchpad, Team Leader) and Helen White (Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums, Head of Museums: Gateshead, Newcastle and Great North Museum) discuss how they got involved in the programme and what they feel it can achieve.
09 Dec 2013
An earlier blog contained several images of the ship ‘Northern Star’ including an unusual one of workers preparing the slipway for the launch.¬† It…
27 Nov 2013
The icebreaker Ermack was the strongest ship in the world in its day. It was built in 1898 at the shipyard of Armstrong Whitworth & Co. at Low Walker on…