Plan your visit to the Great North Museum: Hancock using the information on this page.

Opening times

Monday10am - 5pm
Tuesday10am - 5pm
Wednesday10am - 5pm
Thursday10am - 5pm
Friday10am - 5pm
Saturday10am - 4pm
Sunday11am - 4pm

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

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Great North Museum: Hancock

Barras Bridge

Newcastle upon Tyne


Telephone: (0191) 208 6765

Textphone: 18001 0191 208 6765


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Need to know

The Planetarium is currently closed for essential maintenance. We hope to have it fully operational by late autumn.

The Library has now returned to term-time opening hours: weekdays, 10am - 4pm.

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