Chinese New Year Celebration

11am – 3pm (free, drop in)

Come along and celebrate the Year of the Snake with a day of lion dancing, dragon parades, lantern making, martial arts demonstrations with Moi Fa and much more.

Buy foods and crafts from our Chinese selling stalls and enjoy the atmosphere of this colourful festival!

Lion dances take place at 11am and 1pm, starting from museum reception.

For more information please contact the Learning Team on (0191) 553 2323 or e-mail