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Guided Walk

Guided Walk

Thu 21st Jul- Mon 5th Sep, 1.30pm
Thu 21st July- Mon 5th September, daily at 1.30pm, meet at the Welcome Desk. Join our guided walk to uncover more about the Woodhorn Disaster. Guided walks take place every day at 1.30pm.&nb...
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Woodhorn Disaster Trail

Woodhorn Disaster Trail

Thu 21st Jul- Mon 5th Sep, all day
Thu 21st July- Mon 5th September, pick up the trail at the welcome desk.  This year is the 100th anniversary of the Woodhorn Disaster where 13 men sadly lost their lives.  Find out more...
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Make a Tally or Disaster Glass Craft

Make a Tally or Disaster Glass Craft

Tue 30th Aug- Mon 5th Sep, 12noon-3pm
Tue 30th August- Mon 5th September, 12noon-3pm, all donations welcome. Pop along to Woodhorn this summer to experience what it was like to be a miner and create your own paper tally or disaster g...
Woodhorn Classic VW Rally

Woodhorn Classic VW Rally

September 3rd 2016 , 11am-5pm
Saturday 3rd September, 11am-5pm. Join us for Woodhorn's first classic VW Rally! A new one day classic VW rally will be held on Saturday 3rd September open to all clubs and VW enthusiast...
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Heritage Open Days: Woodhorn Disaster

Heritage Open Days: Woodhorn Disaster

Sat 10th and Sun 11th Sep, throughout the day
Heritage Open Days weekend, Sat 10th and Sun 11th September, throughout the day.2016 year marks the 100th anniversary of Woodhorn Colliery's worst pit disaster when 13 men lost their lives due to ...
Poetry Pocket Book Craft

Poetry Pocket Book Craft

Sat 17th and Sun 18th Sep, 12noon-3pm
Sat 17th and Sun 18th September, 12noon-3pm, all donations welcome.  Be inspired by our 'Storehouse of Words' exhibition and craft your own beautiful paper notebook to store your pre...
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Poetry Pocket Book Craft

Poetry Pocket Book Craft

Sat 24th and Sun 25th Sep, 12noon-3pm
Sat 24th and Sun 25th September, 12noon-3pm, all donations welcome.  Be inspired by our 'Storehouse of Words' exhibition and craft your own beautiful paper notebook to store your pre...
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Thank Folk its Friday

Thank Folk its Friday

September 30th 2016 , 2pm-3pm
Friday 30th Sep, 2pm-3pm. Treat yourself to a cuppa and enjoy our free monthly folk music performance in the cafe. This months performer are Beeswing.
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Poetry Pocket Book Craft

Poetry Pocket Book Craft

Sat 1st and Sun 2nd Oct, 12noon-3pm
Sat 1st and Sun 2nd October, 12noon-3pm, all donations welcome. Be inspired by our 'Storehouse of Words' exhibition and craft your own beautiful paper notebook to store your precious thou...
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Letters and the Lamp: Sir Humphry Davy Talk

Letters and the Lamp: Sir Humphry Davy Talk

October 5th 2016 , 2pm
Letters and the Lamp: Sir Humphry Davy, 1778-1829 Wednesday 5th October, 2pm. Please reserve a seat for the talk by calling 01670 624455. Spaces are limited. In this talk, Professor Sha...
Poetry Pocket Book Craft

Poetry Pocket Book Craft

Sat 8th and Sun 9th Oct, 12noon-3pm
Sat 8th and Sun 9th October, 12noon-3pm, all donations welcome. Be inspired by our 'Storehouse of Words' exhibition and craft your own beautiful paper notebook to store your precious thou...
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Poetry Pocket Book Craft

Poetry Pocket Book Craft

Sat 15th and Sun 16th Oct, 12noon-3pm
Sat 15th and Sun 16th October, 12noon-3pm, all donations welcome.  Be inspired by our 'Storehouse of Words' exhibition and craft your own beautiful paper notebook to store your preci...
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Pumpkin Trail

Pumpkin Trail

Sat 22nd- Sun 30th Sep, All Day
Sat 22nd- Sun 30th October, All Day, suggested donation £1. Can you find all the pumpkins that are hiding in the shadowy corners of Woodhorn Museum? Pick up your trail sheet at the Wel...
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Thank Folk its Friday

Thank Folk its Friday

October 28th 2016 , 2pm-3pm
Friday 28th Oct, 2pm-3pm.  Treat yourself to a cuppa and enjoy our free monthly folk music performance in the cafe.This months performers are Kiddars Luck.
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Halloween Weekend: Birds of Prey Display

Halloween Weekend: Birds of Prey Display

Sat 29th and Sun 30th Oct, 11am-3pm
Birds of Prey Display, Sat 29th and Sun 30th October, 11am-3pm (flying displays 12noon and 2pm). Discover the fascinating world of birds of prey and see spectacular displays with the team from Ri...
Halloween Weekend: Terrible Tales

Halloween Weekend: Terrible Tales

Sat 29th and Sun 30th Oct, 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm and 3pm
Terrible Tales, Sat 29th and Sun 30th October, 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm and 3pm Join professional storyteller Gary Cordingly to hear spine-chilling tales from Northumberland’s past! Gary ...
Woodhorn Winter Market

Woodhorn Winter Market

Sat 10th and Sun 11th Dec, 10am-4pm
Sat 10th and Sun 11th December, 10am-4pm. Woodhorn's annual Winter Market takes place in our beautiful Workshop Galleries. The Market features a fabulous selection of gifts, food and pro...
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