Opening Times

Monday 17 May10am - 4pm
Tuesday 18 May10am - 4pm
Wednesday 19 May10am - 4pm
Thursday 20 May10am - 4pm
Friday 21 May10am - 4pm
Saturday 22 May11am - 4pm
Sunday 23 May11am - 4pm

The museum will reopen Monday 17 May. 

Book your free tickets here from 9am 12 May.

Tyne & Wear Archives will reopen 8 June.

Visitor information

We are happy to tell you that we’re reopening on Monday 17 May (subject to change if government guidance changes). 

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We’re looking forward to welcoming you back!