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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

Sat 21st- Sun 29th Oct, 11.30am and 3pm.
Saturday 21st October- Sunday 29th October, 11.30am and 3pm, Please meet at the museum Welcome Desk.  These bitesize tours will introduce you to the inspirational story of the Ashington Grou...
Pumpkin Trail

Pumpkin Trail

Sat 21st- Sun 29th Oct, All Day
Sat 21st- Sun 29th 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 Welcome D...
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Halloween Weekend: Terrible Tales

Halloween Weekend: Terrible Tales

Sat 28th and Sun 29th Oct, 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm and 3pm
Terrible Tales, Sat 28th and Sun 29th October, 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm and 3pm Join professional storyteller Gary Cordingly to hear spine-chilling tales from Northumberland’s past! Gary ...
Halloween Weekend: Birds of Prey

Halloween Weekend: Birds of Prey

Sat 28th and Sun 29th Oct, 11am-3pm
Birds of Prey, Sat 28th and Sun 29th October, 11am-3pm (flying displays 12noon and 2pm). Discover the fascinating world of birds of prey and see spectacular displays with the team from Ridgeside ...
International Men's Day

International Men's Day

November 19th 2017 11am - 2pm
Sun 19th Nov, 11am – 2pm.Join bait for a free interactive and fun family workshop to celebrate International Men’s Day.  The day will offer a number of different activities for y...
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Father Christmas

Father Christmas

Weekends from Saturday 9th- Sun 24th Dec
Weekends from Saturday 9th December until Sunday 24th December. To book a session please ring 01670 624455, 10am-4pm, Mon-Sun.  There’s nothing more magical than watching the face...
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Pit Yard Skating Rink

Pit Yard Skating Rink

Weekends from Sat 9th Dec and every day from Wed 27th Dec- Sun 7th Jan
Weekends from Saturday 9th December and every day from Wednesday 27th December – Sunday 7th January (including New Year’s Day!) , 10am – 4pm (Last skate 3.30pm). Advance bo...
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Christmas Crafts

Christmas Crafts

Weekends from Sat 9th Dec-Sun 24th Dec, 11am-3.30pm
Weekends from Saturday 9th Dec- Sunday 24th December, 11am-3.30pm, all donations welcome. Get that festive feeling by creating your own Christmas bauble to take away and add to your tree! 
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Woodhorn's Winter Market

Woodhorn's Winter Market

Sat 9th and Sun 10th Dec, 10am-4pm
Sat 9th and Sun 10th December, 10am-4pm. Enjoy shopping for gorgeous Christmas gifts and special treats at Woodhorn’s winter market held inside the historic Workshop Galleries. Discove...
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