Great North Museum: Hancock
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Until 12 Sep
See a judges' selection of images from the prestigious regional wildlife photography competition.…
Until 31 Dec
Take an immersive journey into the wonders of the night sky with a trip around the solar system…
Until 9 Sep
Reduced admission price for all members
Meet some real, live reptiles as part of our Dinosaur Week.
A relaxed opening for those with autism, learning disabilities or sensory and communication disorders.…
Learn all about fossils as part of our Dinosaur Week.
This is a free group singing activity especially for pre-walking babies.
An under 5s' play and exploration session.
Pick up our star themed trail sheet from the museum shop and head off round themuseum.…
Come along to see any of our planetarium shows and get a free packet of space food to eat during the show.…
Come along to see our special planetarium show about x-rays, radio waves and much more.…
6 Sep - 9 Sep
How can artists possibly respond to a complex piece of scientific research? Findout in this short-run, pop-up show.…
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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