Great North Museum: Hancock
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Until 12 Sep
See a judges' selection of images from the prestigious regional wildlife photography competition.…
To celebrate the festival of British Archaeology, come and take part in our hidden gems trail.…
Come and have a go at some of the tasks an archaeologist would carry out.
Come along and see a Bronze Age sword fighting demo on our front lawn.
Come along to the museum and meet our archaeology curators.
An under 5s' play and exploration session.
This is a free group singing activity especially for pre-walking babies.
Learn all about ladybirds with local expert Dr Cathleen Thomas.
Discover which invertebrates are lurking in the grounds of the museum
Get up close 'n' personal with a variety of incredible invertebrates and other creepy crawlies.…
It's time to get crafty - we'll be designing our very own bug masks totake home.…
See behind the scenes in the Museum's Resource Centre
We're embracing all things Roman on Toga Tuesday!
The Time Bandits bring you their very own invasion of the museum with spears, Spartans and storytelling.…
See our famous mummies and Egyptian artefacts.
An important collection of Greek and Etruscan art and archaeology.
Find out about the Museum's collectors and how to classify collections.
See a full size T-rex skeleton, live animals and fossil trees.
See an inscription stone proving the Wall was built on orders of Emperor Hadrian.…
See a full-size model of an elephant, a great white shark, live animal displaysand more.…
An interactive room with dressing up and areas to explore for young children.
Discover the natural history of Northumbria.
Collections from the Roman Empire.
Objects from around the world.
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