Opening Hours

10am - 4pm
10am - 4pm
10am - 4pm
10am - 4pm
10am - 4pm
11am - 4pm
11am - 4pm

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day

Free Entry

Building work is currently taking place next door. Please be aware of your surroundings and take special care as there may be disruptions at the entrance to the museum.

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I Love Museums

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Rugby ball used in World Cup semi final 2003.

Rucking all over the world

We celebrate the Rugby World Cup

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Find Us

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Spooky Halloween house

A Spooky night at the museum

Get your spook on this Halloween at Discovery Museum.

Illustration of Great North Greats exhibition artwork

Great North Greats

See our latest exhibition, on display until 18 October

Play Tyne birthday party

Birthday Parties

Hire out Play Tyne for a birthday party