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Winter Wonderland - Santa's Grotto
21 Dec 13
Behind the Scenes Tours
11 Jan 14
Looking For Something?
16 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
You are looking at what could possibly be the last pieces of coal mined in Newcastle. Thanks go to Hall Construction for donating this to the museum from the Newcastle Science City development.
12:33pm 19 Dec 2013
This blog by Alan Hayward at Tyne & Wear Archives is a great example of good will, just in time for Christmas!
Merry Christmas everybody.
Bringing hope to Second World War prisoners | Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums Blog
Tyne & Wear Archives acquired fourteen new collections last month and one in particular really caught my imagination. It's a series of 24 letters sent to a young woman, Elsie Stothert, who worked at Shaws Biscuit factory on the Team Valley Trading Estate, Gateshead.
2:27pm 18 Dec 2013
Segedunum Roman Fort with Kingston Park Primary School.
A group of pupils from Kingston Park Primary school find out about Segedunum Roman Fort, Baths & Museum and some of the artefacts there including Roman toilets! Film from Culture Street
Catherine Cookson's Room at South Shields Museum & Art Gallery
Hadrian Primary School pupils visit South Shields Museum & Art Gallery and find out about the items relating to author Catherine Cookson which are on display there. Film from Culture Street
17 Dec 2013
Have you done all of your Christmas shopping yet? Or are you waiting until the last minute to shop while Carol singers and brass bands are playing in the…
16 Dec 2013
Tyne & Wear Archives acquired fourteen new collections last month and one in particular really caught my imagination. It’s a series of 24 letters…