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Great North Museum Planetarium
12 Aug 14 - 30 Sep 15
Museum Mice in the Mouse House
05 Mar - 30 Apr 15
Twite (mountain linnet) conservation
06 Mar 15
Behind the Scenes Tours
07 Mar - 05 Dec 15
Saturday Storytimes in the Mouse House
07-21 Mar 15
The life and work of Brian Houghton Hodgson (1801-1894)
13 Mar 15
Beetle bath! at the Butterfly Pavilion + Insect Zoo, Smithsonian Institution
Bath Time! Sometimes our Elephant Beetle (Megasoma elephas) gets so excited about his banana that he covers himself in it. To clean him off, we rinse him under cool water for a few seconds.
11:13am 03 Mar 2015
Thrilled to be part of this! Funding has been secured for an exhibition in 2017 all about the Roman cavalry - across the whole of Hadrian's Wall ! We'll be working with all the other museums all the way to Maryport.
North East grant signals the advance for major Roman cavalry exhibition at Hadrian's Wall
Museums in the North East are celebrating a series of grants which will help to make them more commercially robust
9:52am 03 Mar 2015
A timelapse film of the installation of the Victor Pasmore: In Three Dimensions exhibition at Hatton Gallery.
Chris Stephens on Victor Pasmore
Chris Stephens, Lead Curator, Modern British Art, Tate Britain talks about the importance of Victor Pasmore in modern British art. Find out what he thinks is intriguing about Pasmore. Filmed at the preview of the Victor Pasmore: In Three Dimensions exhibition at Hatton Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne.
01 Mar 2015
As part of the ‘Wor Life’ project we have been researching all our venues to see what was going on at each of them during the First World War.
26 Feb 2015
One of the most pleasurable things about working with the archaeology in the Great North Museum is the sheer variety of material we have in our collections.