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Dig Deeper! Guided Colliery Tour

Dig Deeper! Guided Colliery Tour

Daily, 11am and 2.30pm
Daily, 11am and 2.30pm. Please meet at the museum Welcome Desk, FREE (suggested donation £2) Discover more about Woodhorn Museum’s industrial heritage on these guided tours of ou...
Spotlight Tour: The Pitmen Painters

Spotlight Tour: The Pitmen Painters

Daily, 11.30am and 3pm.
Daily, 11.30am and 3pm, Please meet at the museum Welcome Desk.  These bitesize tours will introduce you to the inspirational story of the Ashington Group of artists (also known as the Pitme...
Pirate Hats

Pirate Hats

Weekends and School Holiday days , 11am-3.30pm
Weekends and School Holiday days starting Saturday 10th Feb, 11am-3.30pm. Argh, me hearties! Bring your little pirates to Woodhorn and make a pirate hat. Don't forget to decorate it with jewe...
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X Marks the Spot

X Marks the Spot

Weekends and School Holiday days, all day
Weekends and School Holidays days from Saturday 10th Feb, all day. Pirates have taken over Woodhorn and they've left their treasure. Can you find all the "X" marks the spots around ...
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Blyth Tall Ship Project Talk

Blyth Tall Ship Project Talk

Wednesday 7th March 2pm
Wednesday 7th March 2pm As part of Woodhorn’s Spring Season, celebrating the coast and seafaring heritage, Clive Gray, Chief Executive of the charity Blyth Tall Ship and Explorer, will be g...
Captain Raggy Beard's Pirate School

Captain Raggy Beard's Pirate School

Fri 30th March- Sun 15th Apr, throughout the day
Captain Raggy Beard’s Pirate School, Friday 30th March- Sunday 15th April  10.30 – 11am, 11.30-12noon, 12.30-1pm, 1.30-2pm, 2.30-3pm, 3.30-4pm. Swashbuckling family fun for ...
Easter Bunny

Easter Bunny

Fri 30th Mar- Mon 2nd Apr, 11am -3pm
Friday 30th March- Monday 2nd April, 11am-3pm. The Easter Bunny will be visiting Woodhorn over the Easter weekend! Find him on site and receive a small treat!Please follow this link&nbs...
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Sea Critters Craft

Sea Critters Craft

Weekends and school holiday days starting 30th March
Weekends and School holiday days starting Fri 30th March, 11am-3.30pm. Get creative with our Ocean theme this spring and create your own underwater sea creature using egg boxes and plenty of imag...
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Wind and Wave Workshop

Wind and Wave Workshop

April 12th 2018 , Time- TBC
Thursday 12th April, Free Art Workshop, Time- TBC Join artists Allie Walton-Robson and Fran Castle from Headway Arts who will be passing on traditional knot making skills in a drop-in family work...
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Captain Raggy Beard's Pirate School

Captain Raggy Beard's Pirate School

May 7th 2018 , throughout the day
Last chance to attend Captain Raggy Beard's Pirate School! Monday 7th May. 10.30 – 11am, 11.30-12noon, 12.30-1pm, 1.30-2pm, 2.30-3pm, 3.30-4pm. Swashbuckling family fun for the sch...