Great North Museum: Hancock
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Until 15 May
A photography competition open to amateur or novice wildlife photographers
Until 3 May
A new exhibition about the North East born explorer
Until 14 May
A new exhibition for families with young children
Until 10 Jul
A short film explaining how light could be used as a renewable energy source.
Talk about local wildlife artist and behind scenes look at his archives.
Meet the past and explore what ancient lives mean for you and the future.
9 May - 20 Jun
7 week course exploring the geology of the Triassic and Jurassic periods in Northumbria.…
12 May - 23 Jun
See the Treasures of the Great North Museum: Hancock Library
Why Netflix and chill when you could Hancock and party?
25 May - 22 Jun
5 week course to learn how to photograph wild birds.
A relaxed opening for those with autism, learning disabilities or sensory and communication disorders.…
Meet the Great North Mouse and Georgina during our Storytime sessions.
An under 5's play and exploration session.
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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