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Great North Museum Planetarium
12 Aug 14 - 30 Sep 15
Saturday Storytimes in the Mouse House
03 Jan - 14 Feb 15
Behind the Scenes Tours
10 Jan - 05 Dec 15
Land of the jaguar
16 Jan 15
Large white headed gulls of northern England
23 Jan 15
Energy security for the UK: can we keep 'the home fires burning'?
30 Jan 15
We're only closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day, closing a bit earlier on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve at 4pm. When you're stuffed full of turkey and sprouts and opened all your presents - you know where to come! We're always free entry.
9:56am 21 Dec 2014
We have Saturday Storytimes for small children in our Mouse House today at 10.30am and 11.30am with Georgina and The Great North Mouse. There're no storytimes on 27 December but he's back on Saturday 3 January!
8:30pm 20 Dec 2014
The day in 1954 when three escaped brown bears caused havoc in Newcastle City centre and the 19th century unwrapping of an Egyptian mummy in the Lit and Phil on Westgate Road are two of the events captured in a new mobile app, all about Newcastle and its forgotten history. The Hidden Newcastle app is produced by Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums and NE1 Ltd with Newcastle Libraries. www.hiddennewcastle.org
A film about Discovery Museum by the Museums and Galleries Disabled Access Group
A film about Discovery Museum in Newcastle by the Museums and Galleries Disabled Access Group. Find out about Discovery Museum and what you can see here. You can also hear about the access facilities from the members of the group. The group talks about their favourite exhibits and explains what help is available for visitors such as ramps, lifts, audio guides and pre-visit information packs.
17 Dec 2014
Christmas is fast approaching. It’s a special time of year for many people and it’s also a very busy time for shops. Businesses are going into…
10 Dec 2014
I only found that I had snapped thisÂ pigeonÂ on the wing when I was looking through my photos recently - a scrap of flying energy that rather…