The Best Museums and Art Galleries In Northumberland Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

Best Museums and Art Galleries In Northumberland

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Northumberland in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you.

There are 39 Northumberland museums and art galleries to pick from.

Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

  1. The Heritage Centre at Bellingham entrance with flowers

    The Heritage Centre at Bellingham

    Bellingham

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4-12 Indoor
  2. Georgian school teacher in classroom at Bailiffgate Museum in Alnwick

    Bailiffgate Museum

    Alnwick

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    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  3. Woodhorn Museum

    Woodhorn Museum

    Ashington

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
  4. People flying kites at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

    Newbiggin Maritime Centre

    Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  5. Girls at Hexham Old Gaol

    Hexham Old Gaol

    Hexham

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    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  6. Exhibition room at Hexham Abbey

    Hexham Abbey

    Hexham

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    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor
  7. Outside view of The Great North Museum in Newcastle upon Tyne

    The Great North Museum

    Newcastle upon Tyne

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    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  8. Boy exploring at Discovery Museum in Newcastle upon Tyne

    Discovery Museum

    Newcastle upon Tyne

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    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  9. Seating area at Laing Art Gallery in Newcastl upon Tyne

    Laing Art Gallery

    Newcastle upon Tyne

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    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  10. Outside view of Centre for Life in Newcastle upon Tyne

    Life Science Centre

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
  11. Visitors at Seven Stories in Newcastle upon Tyne

    Seven Stories

    Newcastle upon Tyne

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    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  12. Kids doing crafts at Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art in Gateshead

    Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art

    Gateshead

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  13. Outside view of Stephenson Railway Museum in North Shields

    Stephenson Railway Museum

    North Shields

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor
  14. Outside view of Vindolanda in Hexham

    Vindolanda

    Hexham

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor, Outdoor
  15. Entrance to Arbeia Roman Fort in South Shields

    Arbeia Roman Fort

    South Shields

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  16. Entrance to South Shields Museum and Art Gallery

    South Shields Museum and Art Gallery

    South Shields

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  17. Street at Beamish Open Air Museum

    Beamish Open Air Museum

    Beamish

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor
  18. Outside view of Grace Darling Museum in Bamburgh

    Grace Darling Museum

    Bamburgh

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  19. Outside view of Mary Queen Of Scots Visitor Centre in Jedburgh

    Mary Queen Of Scots Visitor Centre

    Jedburgh

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor
  20. Walls of Jedburgh Castle Jail and Museum

    Jedburgh Castle Jail and Museum

    Jedburgh

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor