Locate attractions to visit including theme amusement parks,
adventure parks, arts, crafts, picture galleries, cultural attractions and
castles, living history attractions, ancient monuments, houses and gardens and
museums to visit throughout the whole of the North East.
Malton North Yorkshire. Tel 01653 697777 Housed within the
grounds of an original World War Two prisoner of war camp a museum that stands
as a tribute to all people, civilian and military, who endured hardship
throughout WWII. Sights, sounds and smells create a very unique atmosphere which
takes you back in time to wartime Britain.
Sunderland Tyne & Wear. Tel 01915 190662 We have a number of
displays reflecting military and aviation history across the north east. Over thirty
aircraft on display in various phases of restoration as well as numerous
vehicles and other military related material. Learn more about the service personnel
and civilians during the twentieth century.
Hawes North Yorkshire. Tel 01969 666210 Discover our fascinating history and make your visit to the Yorkshire Dales a special
one. There's always something interesting happening at the museum from exhibitions and
projects to all year special events. We also have research facilities packed
full of archive material on Dales history.
Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne & Wear. Tel 01912 438210 The centre
is for fun, educational days for kids, families and adults. Our packed programme
includes science activities for all ages from pre-school to adults from the
experiment zone, 4D motion ride to planetarium to curiosity zone including
exhibitions to science theatre and super cells.
Lanehead County Durham. Tel 01388 537505 The best preserved
lead mining site in Britain at the heart of what was the largest lead mining
area, the North Pennines. The museum explores the lives of the Victorian mining
families, come and see our exhibitions, guided mine tours, events and workshops.
Cafe and shop also on site.
North Bailey County Durham. Tel 0191 3782372 Relive the story
of Durham from medieval times to the 20th century in this excellent local
history museum. Enjoy models of the medieval city and 19th century market place
and explore the reconstruction of a Victorian prison cell. The museum shop has a
range of souvenirs and gifts.
Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne & Wear. Tel 0191 208 6765 The museum
was purpose built as a natural history museum in 1884 and since then has grown
to house a range of exhibitions including a detailed history of Hadrian's wall
world heritage site, ancient Egyptians Greek and Etruscan art and archaeology,
showcases from across the world.
York North Yorkshire. Tel 01904 687687 Delve into the past
this year as we take you on an unforgettable journey down memory lane. Head back
in a time when Britain ruled the world as you wander down the recreated
Victorian street and experience the sights and the sounds and meet the friendly
folk behind the Victorian shop fronts.
York North Yorkshire. Tel 01904 615505 You are standing on the
site of one of the most famous and astounding discoveries of modern archaeology.
The remains of 1,000 year old houses are revealed beneath your feet, and with
new audio and video displays help you to investigate all of the information
gathered from the 5-year long dig.
Haworth West Yorkshire. Tel 01535 642323 Once the home of the
Bronte family, you can discover more about each of the house's room with a
visit to the Parsonage. The library now contains the world's most comprehensive
collection of Bronte manuscripts, letters, early editions of the novels and
poetry, the famous family and their work.