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South Shields Museum and Art Gallery

South Shields, Tyne and Wear, England

Attraction Information

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Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)

Venue type: Indoor

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!


  • Restaurant Onsite Restaurant Onsite
  • Snacks Available Snacks Available
  • Wheelchair Friendly Wheelchair Friendly
  • Baby Changing Available Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Toilets Available Disabled Toilets Available
  • Parking Available Nearby Parking Available Nearby
  • Pushchair Friendly Pushchair Friendly

Getting There and Contact Information


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


Click here to visit South Shields Museum and Art Gallery's website
0191 456 8740

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

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


Free admission


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