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What's Happening at the Hatton?
04 Oct - 04 Dec 14
Hatton Drawing Course
22 Oct - 26 Nov 14
Screaming Steel Exhibition Tour
24 Oct - 12 Dec 14
Children’s Poppy Making Workshop
28 Oct 14
Fabulous Textile Poppies
30 Oct 14
Pop Art lecture
18 Nov 14
Fab piece by Barbara Hodgson from The Journal
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First World War poets and artists are focus of poignant Newcastle exhibition
Personal diaries and love letters offer insight into experiences of both British and German artists at Newcastle University's Hatton Gallery
11:18am 21 Oct 2014
#tbt The Steps of the Hatton - School of 1963. Richard Hamilton is in there somewhere...#HattonFuture
1:58pm 16 Oct 2014
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.
The Secret Bunker
Kitty Brightwell, a former plotter in the Women's Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF) during World War II, tells the fascinating history of Newcastle's Secret Bunker. Find out how this RAF Fighter Command Headquarters in Kenton played a hugely significant role in the Battle of Britain. The film can be used alongside a Box of Delight (our free artefact loan service for schools) from Discovery Museum, and ends with Kitty setting a Secret Bunker Challenge to participants using the artefact box.
17 Oct 2014
Recently, one of our visitors has shown us some interesting First World War drawings by his grandfather, Private James McGarrigle. A coal miner at Seaton…
15 Oct 2014
H. F. S. Mackreth produced the miniature of John Hodgson for inclusion in Hodgson’s work ‘The History of Northumberland’. This meant an…