South Shields Museum and Art Gallery | Day Out With The Kids

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South Shields Museum and Art Gallery

  • South Shields
  • Indoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

South Shields Museum and Art Gallery

A friendly space to relax and unwind, discover the people of South Tyneside and their story. With interactive galleries that bring the past to life, explore the history of South Tyneside from its industrial heritage and Maritime splendour, to finding fame with Catherine Cookson and her dramatic tales.
The Museum holds free, fun activities for children during the school holidays and even has its own Creature Corner where you can up close to real-life creepy crawlies!

Opening hours

Monday to Friday 10:00 - 17:00, Saturday 11:00 - 16:00

Pricing

Free admission

Travel & Contact Information

Address

Ocean Road, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE33 2JA, England

Phone number

0191 456 8740

Map

Website

Click here to visit South Shields Museum and Art Gallery's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Yes, there are accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

South Shields Museum and Art Gallery has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Yes, South Shields Museum and Art Gallery is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, South Shields Museum and Art Gallery have stated they are pushchair friendly.

South Shields Museum and Art Gallery has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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