Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums

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Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums (TWAM)
- Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums (TWAM) holds collections of international importance in archives, art, science and technology, archaeology, military and social history, fashion and natural sciences. The Website includes details of ...

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Discovery Museum, Newcastle
- Overview About the Museum Map Street View A 'hands-on' museum managed by Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums on behalf of Newcastle City Council. Blandford Square, Newcastle. The museum was ...
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Stephenson Railway Museum
- Overview About the Railway & Museum Map Stephenson Railway Museum in North Shields is managed by Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums on behalf of North Tyneside Council. It is ...
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Laing Art Gallery
- Overview About the Laing Map Street View The gallery is free to enter and is located on a pedestrianised section of New Bridge Street by its junction with John Dobson ...
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South Shields Museum and Art Gallery during the First World War

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Great North Museum: Hancock
- Overview About the Museum Map Street View The museum was established in 1884 to house the growing collections of the Natural History Society of Northumbria. It was named after John ...
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Arbeia - Roman Fort
- Overview About Arbeia Map Street View The fort stood on the Lawe Top in South Shields, overlooking the River Tyne. It was built around 120 AD, guarded the main sea ...
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- Overview About Segedunum Map Segedunum was a Roman fort built at the eastern end of Hadrian's Wall near the banks of the River Tyne. It is located in modern-day Wallsend, ...
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South Shields Museum & Art Gallery
- About the Museum Map "The museum is spread over two floors telling the story of the borough's social, industrial and maritime history from 4,000 years ago to the present day ...
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Preparing a Japanese Norimono for display at the Laing Art Gallery

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