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100 Years of Fashion

06 April 2019 - 08 September 2019

Stella Tennant, international super model, opened our stunning new Bailiffgate summer 2019 exhibition, 100 Years of Fashion!

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Dippy on Tour: A Natural History Adventure @ Great North Museum – Hancock

18 May 2019 - 06 October 2019

Following visits to Dorchester, Birmingham, Belfast and Glasgow, the Natural History Museum's iconic Diplodocus skeleton cast Dippy is coming to Newcastle upon Tyne.

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Game on 2.0 @ Life Science Centre

25 May 2019 - 04 September 2019

Game On 2.0 explores the vibrant history, culture and future of gaming, entertainment and technology through more than 150 playable games.

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MOON EXHIBITION @ Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum

15 June 2019 - 26 August 2019

Have you ever touched a piece of moon rock? Humanity has gazed up at the moon for millennia, but now we’ve brought it a little closer to Earth...

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Arrivals: Making Tyneside Home @ Discovery Museum

22 June 2019 - 03 November 2019

“Immigration has always been part of our lives in society and, of course, it always will be.”Jeremy Abrahams

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Amazing Space @ The Word, National Centre for the Written Word, South Shields

29 June 2019 - 23 February 2020

July 2019 marks 50 years since man first set foot on the Moon and to celebrate this momentous event, our latest exhibition ‘Amazing Space’ will open on 29 June.

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DGA in the Galleries @ The Bowes Museum

16 July 2019

Meet members of the DGA collective, as they create a series of freeze frames in the galleries in response to the Museum collection.

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Brilliant Bricks: A LEGO® Timeline of Northern Innovation @ Discovery Museum

20 July 2019 - 30 November 2019

Pioneering northerners have been transforming our world with their clever inventions for centuries. This exhibition, built by LEGO® creator Steve Mayes, highlights what the North has done for the world through 45 intricate models, using 50,000 mini bricks.

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LEGO® Minifigures Trail @ Discovery Museum

20 July 2019 - 01 September 2019

This summer Lego minifigures are exploring the Discovery Museum!

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MOON LANDING WEEK @ Life Science Centre

20 July 2019 - 26 July 2019

Celebrating 50 years since humans first walked on the Moon...

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Brilliant Bricks opening weekend @ Discovery Museum

20 July 2019


Join us to celebrate the opening of our new exhibition Brilliant Bricks: A LEGO® Timeline of Northern Innovation. 

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Pirates, Pants and Wellyphants @ The Bowes Museum

25 July 2019


Are you ready? There’s a feast of activities for you based on our new interactive and colourful exhibition...

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Party Time @ The Bowes Museum

29 July 2019 - 02 August 2019

11am - 4pm

It's party time in our Creation Station so bring along your favourite Teddy Bear and make a picnic in our special Early Years area of the Creation Station with the LEGO® fun team.


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ONE OF the UK’s leading LGBT+ festivals returns to the North East this summer, with its most ambitious event to date.

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PREVIEW: BRASS returns with the most exciting line-up to date

One of the region’s liveliest festivals is back with a bang this summer, showcasing the very best contemporary brass music from across the globe.

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