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Canny day out

Plenty to do for the kids and lots for adults to see. Nice day out enjoyed by all the famil... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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How can you not!

If visiting Newcastle this has to be on the list of places to visit. How can you not visit this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hebburn, United Kingdom
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Newcastle Discovery Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4JA, England
+44 191 232 6789
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Plenty to do for the kids and lots for adults to see. Nice day out enjoyed by all the famil. Recommended especially if it's not nice weather outside

Thank kmyb607
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If visiting Newcastle this has to be on the list of places to visit. How can you not visit this excellent museum free of charge. The place covers so much of the history of the North East, the displays are excellent with always a helpful...More

Thank Bennettbrian
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family visited on a recent trip to GB and absolutely loved the place. Highly recommend visiting if you are in town

Thank DMSR9999
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a visit to this lovely museum as part of our tour of the Great Exhibition. The Rocket was displayed fantasticallt and could be viewed from all angles. The museum looked well worth a future visit to explore more of its exhibits. The shop...More

Thank Martin N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wealth of areas to visit. Great display on The Rocket and Turbinia. The best area thou was little inventors as part of the get north 2018 exhibition. Excellent opportunity for youngsters to show what we need in 2030 and we can achieve it.

Thank Melvyn T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum showcases the history and people of the region in truly innovative and engaging ways - a "must" especially if you're able to share the experience with children. A fascinating insight into what makes Newcastle into the place it is today. Beautifully and thoughtfully...More

Thank Jon P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Possibly a little bit overloaded by the Great Exhibition of the North and its Rocket Extravaganza; maybe a place to keep returning to when you can split the experience down and get under the skin of the industrial heritage. Thee is plenty to see and...More

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastic museum and well worth a visit. Free entry but you will want to make a donation as it is such a brilliant place. Excellent for both adults and children. The added bonus was the exhibition of George and Robert Stephenson's 'It's Rocket Science'...More

Thank christyfearn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Informative interesting museum highlighting Newcastle’s impact on the world. Visited during the time the rocket was displayed which not only showed the importance of the engine itself but the environment in the north east which led to its building

Thank Hamilp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was so much to take in....lots of interactive things to do for adults and children. I learned so much about Newcastle....One part took us through the years...brill!! It is a large building so prepare to spend quite a fair amount of time there. I...More

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