South Shields Museum And Art Gallery

South Shields Museum And Art Gallery
Ocean Road, South Shields, Tyne And Wear, NE33 2JA
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Changing Faces

Take a journey through South Tyneside from the Bronze Age through to the 20th century in the Changing Faces gallery. See some of the highlights in the museum collection from the archaeological, natural and historical collections. Featured in the gallery are William Jobling's gibbet, the HMS Kelly bell, a model of William…

Tue 9 Mar

Free / 0191 211 5599

Wed 10 Mar

Free / 0191 211 5599

Thu 11 Mar

Free / 0191 211 5599

…and 49 more dates until 7 May

Creature Corner

A number of critters including snakes, spiders and lizards live in the museum in Creature Corner. Come and meet Lou, our Californian King Snake and Gizmo, our Dwarf Spiny Tailed Lizard as well as all their friends. Find out fascinating facts about what they like to eat and their natural environment, diet and habits.

Tue 9 Mar

Free / 0191 211 5599

Wed 10 Mar

Free / 0191 211 5599

Thu 11 Mar

Free / 0191 211 5599

…and 49 more dates until 7 May

Sheila from Shields

From 1 April 2021. Free entry, donations welcome First floor exhibition space *The dates of this exhibition may be subject to change, given the current COVID-19 health situation. This new exhibition delves into the life, art and inspiration of animator and trailblazing teacher Sheila Graber from South Tyneside (and her…

Thu 1 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 211 5599

Sheila's Mini Mewseum Show

A taster for the upcoming 80-year retrospective of the award-winning Sheila Graber from South Tyneside - and her cat. This family friendly mini-exhibition offers a window into Sheila's world and a taster of the larger retrospective to come - her art and animation, her passion and her humour, and last but certainly not…

Tue 9 Mar

Times vary / Free / 0191 211 5599

Wed 10 Mar

Times vary / Free / 0191 211 5599

Thu 11 Mar

Times vary / Free / 0191 211 5599

…and 2 more dates until 13 Mar

Take One Treasure Home Learning

Take One Treasure activities are in three parts to be completed at the learner’s own pace. You can use materials such as paper, pencils, tape/glue, magazine or newspaper clippings and anything else you can find. Check you have permission before using. Unfortunately at this current time we can not offer our full family…

Tue 9 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 211 5599

Wed 10 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 211 5599

Thu 11 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 211 5599

…and 49 more dates until 7 May

Tales of South Tyneside

See how dramatically South Tyneside has changed over the last two centuries, from the boom in the Victorian times to the decline of major industries along the Tyne and the regeneration of the region recently. Find the stories of local people and how they lived, worked, played and fought over the years. See a replica early…

Tue 9 Mar

Free / 0191 211 5599

Wed 10 Mar

Free / 0191 211 5599

Thu 11 Mar

Free / 0191 211 5599

…and 49 more dates until 7 May

Treasures

South Shields Museum is home to a treasure trove of artefacts, stories and more, collected from across South Tyneside and further afield. Since its opening in February 1876, we have continued to add to our collections with a particular emphasis on illustrating the unique stories of the people of South Tyneside and their…

Tue 9 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 211 5599

Wed 10 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 211 5599

Thu 11 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 211 5599

…and 49 more dates until 7 May

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