Ice Age to Iron Age Gallery

See how the geography and population of North East England changed from Ice Age to Iron Age

 

Dates

Permanent

Visitor information

Times

During museum opening hours


Location

Ground floor


Price

Donations welcome (free entry). Drop in, no booking required.


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About

This gallery takes you on a journey across the frozen wastes of the Ice Age to the first Stone Age settlers and on to the skilled craft workers of the Bronze and Iron Ages.

The story of our distant past is told through many wonderful artefacts, including tools, weapons and ancient artwork.

Take a virtual tour of the gallery here