Slow Museums provides a welcoming environment for anyone who needs more time to visit our museums and galleries.
Thursday 28 April
Thursday 29 September
Donations welcome (free entry).
Drop in. No need to book.
Great North Museum: Hancock
Thursday 28 April 2022, 2-4pm
Thursday 29 September 2022, 2-4pm
Slow Museums provides a welcoming environment for anyone who needs more time to visit museums and galleries.
We support those who live with visible, invisible, intellectual or cognitive disability as well as their families and carers. Staff have received extra training and are delighted to offer a warm welcome
- Dedicated time where staff can assist anyone who needs more time.
- Extra seating and a supportive environment for you to find out more about the culture and history of the North East.
- Planned exhibits and lots of little extras to help you explore.
Sessions at our other venues
Segedunum Roman Fort
Wednesday 25 May 2022, 2-4pm
Wednesday 29 June 2022, 2-4pm
Shipley Art Gallery
Tuesday 5 July 2022, 2-4pm
Tuesday 6 December 2022, 2-4pm
South Shields Museum and Art Gallery
Monday 3 October 2022, 2-4pm
Monday 7 November 2022, 2-4pm