WWI female workforce near Wallsend slipway

See what's on

Social media


Are you coming to see us this weekend? Looks like the weather should hold out , and we have not just a great museum but breathtaking views of the Tyne River. Why not come for a spot of contemplation at our herb garden? You really get a sense of how all those soldiers who lived here must have felt.

8:05pm 29 Aug 2014

You can get a tour of our World War I exhibition - Coal Ships, and Zeppelins: North Tyneside in the First World War, by the very man who put it all together, our curator of Maritime History, Ian Whitehead. Tours available on 25 September, 14 & 20 November. Tours cost £2- Booking is essential - contact (0191) 277 2166 or email marleen.vincenten@twmuseums.org.uk to reserve your place.

2:09pm 28 Aug 2014


Fabulous Fans - Part Two

20 Aug 2014

During my project I re-packed the fans so they could be immediately visible before they are handled. This is so important due to the fragility of some of the…