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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...
Kids' Spotlight Tour: The Pitmen Painters

Kids' Spotlight Tour: The Pitmen Painters

Weekends and Northumberland School Holiday days, 3pm
Weekends and Northumberland School Holiday days, 3pm.These bitesize kids' tours will introduce you to the inspirational story of the Ashington Group of artists (also known as the Pitmen Painters) ...
Invasion IX

Invasion IX

July 22nd 2018 , 10am-5pm
Sunday 22nd July, 10am-4pm (meet the characters), 10am-5pm (for all other activities)  The 9th installment of our annual Sci Fi extravaganza, INVASION will take place on Sunday 22nd July.&nb...
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A Grand Day Out!

A Grand Day Out!

Mon 23rd July- Sun 2nd Sep, 11-3pm
Join us at Woodhorn Museum this summer for A Grand Day Out!Take part in a fantastic summer of family art activities in the newly re-opened Woodhorn Colliery Cage Shop. There’ll be a changin...
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The Geordie Job Mini Show

The Geordie Job Mini Show

August 5th 2018 , 11am-4pm
Sunday 5th August- 11am-4pm The Tynemouth Mini Club return to present The Geordie Job Mini Show! The Geordie Job is a car show for classic and modern Mini's and will include The original 1960...
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Pitmen Painters: Resurfacing Artist Talk

Pitmen Painters: Resurfacing Artist Talk

Sat 18th and Sun 19th Aug, 2pm
Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th August, 2pm, Free but booking essential, please call 01670 624455. As part of the Great Northumberland Programme,  you can explore the story of the Ashington Gr...
Behind the Scenes Tours: My Life as a Pitman

Behind the Scenes Tours: My Life as a Pitman

Sat 15th & Sun 16th Sep, 12noon and 2pm
Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th September 12noon and 2pm, booking essential please call 01670 624455.  For Heritage Open Days 2018, join Woodhorn's Learning team on a special behind the sc...