Museum trails

Uncover untold tales in our self-led online trails

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Until 1 January 2025


Unlock new stories and untold tales.

Our new free museum trails allow you to delve into the galleries in new ways, taking a fresh perspective on our displays and the achievements of people on Tyneside. 

Download as a pdf, print at home, pick up in the museum or view on your device when you visit with the museum's free Wi-Fi. 

Colourful Discoveries - peering at our galleries through a prism of colour. Family friendly. 

Climate Change. See Newcastle's past industries in a new light. Family friendly. 

Discover Her Story - in each gallery look for the new panels uncovering amazing stories of women from Tyneside.