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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Art Gallery

This art gallery space has been specially refurbished using Arts Council England funding to enable an enhanced display of the works of art in the collection and to create a spotlight loan area.

Mon 20 Nov

Free / 0191 211 5599

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 21 Nov

Free / 0191 211 5599

Wed 22 Nov

Free / 0191 211 5599

…and 47 more dates until 19 Jan 2018

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…

Mon 20 Nov

Free / 0191 211 5599

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 21 Nov

Free / 0191 211 5599

Wed 22 Nov

Free / 0191 211 5599

…and 47 more dates until 19 Jan 2018

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.

Mon 20 Nov

Free / 0191 211 5599

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 21 Nov

Free / 0191 211 5599

Wed 22 Nov

Free / 0191 211 5599

…and 47 more dates until 19 Jan 2018

Santa at Jingle Bell Square

A relaxed session for children with special needs or a disability. Santa’s elves are around to help children with craft activities and Santa is in the Victorian Streets so children can choose how and when to approach him to collect their gift. Booking is essential.

Sat 16 Dec

£5.50 / 0191 211 5599

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…

Mon 20 Nov

Free / 0191 211 5599

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 21 Nov

Free / 0191 211 5599

Wed 22 Nov

Free / 0191 211 5599

…and 47 more dates until 19 Jan 2018

Tour for Lotto ticket holders

11am Booking essential - please call (191) 211 5599 1 Lotto ticket per person Valid Lotto tickets must be produced upon arrival. Calling all National Lottery participants: We are offering a free Behind The Scenes tour of the museum to Lotto ticket holders valid for at least one draw during Monday 11 and…

Mon 11 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 211 5599

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…

Mon 20 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 211 5599

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 21 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 211 5599

Wed 22 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 211 5599

…and 47 more dates until 19 Jan 2018

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