Great North Museum: Hancock
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Until 31 Dec 2016
Take an immersive journey into the wonders of the night sky with a trip around the solar system…
Until 30 Oct
Reduced admission price for all members
We're hosting two exhibitions as part of the 2016 International Print Biennale.
An under 5s' play and exploration session.
We're opening late so grab a drink, explore the museum and meet a scientist.
Meet the Great North Mouse and Georgina during our Storytime sessions.
On Saturday afternoons we provide craft activities for young children in our Living Planet gallery…
3 Oct - 21 Nov
On this seven session course Derek Teasdale will help you learn about Durham’sgeological story.…
5 Oct - 16 Nov
Explore the night sky on this 7 week introduction to astronomy with Fred Stevenson.…
6 Oct - 8 Dec
A 10 week course about bird watching and learning how to better identify the birds you see…
6 Oct - 24 Nov
A talk on Short-eared Owls, one of the most charismatic but least understood bird species in Britain.…
A series of short talks and small exhibition about 16th century botanist WilliamTurner…
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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