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South Shields Museum and Art Gallery

Museums and Art Galleries, Indoor
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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



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

Phone number

0191 456 8740


Free admission


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