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This is a free / voluntary donation attraction and is a very interesting day out for both adults... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jules B
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Worth a visit

I last visited here 20 years ago when my kids are young. Well with visit with your little one... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Peter B
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

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

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Reviewed 3 September 2018

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 would recommend it for a great day out. There is also a tank situated outside...magic...

If you are visiting Newcastle make sure you visit here.

Thank ScotlandRose
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Great local museum, home of The Turbinia, a Challenger 2 tank and currently Stephenson’s Rocket. Great for kids of all ages with a number of interactive activities, a cafe and decent sized gift shop. An educational way to pass a few hours.

Thank jgy8348
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Took the kids on recommendation from a friend. Really pleased we went. It's free entry but we paid the suggested donation. The kids loved the science area on the 3rd floor.

The Stephenson rocket was on display and kids loved the short VR headset experience.

There was enough to keep kids entertained for a couple of hours. There is a cafe and kids loved glass lift.

Overall a great place to spend a couple of hours especially on a rainy day.

Thank daytripper012
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

Took my son here when he was young, now at 11 yrs old, still asked to visit it when were up in Newcastle on vacation. New exhibits this time, really interesting. It's free to enter, but I always do a donation. Worth the visit.

Thank uknannyusa
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