South Shields Museum & Art Gallery, South Shields

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  • August 20, 2017
    Very informative, grand daughter enjoyed it too, plenty for young and old alike, cafe great with Victorian dress  more »
  • August 18, 2017
    It's been a few years since i last wandered into the museum, nice to see that everything is still of a high standard. Highly reccomend for a visit  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    Fabulous little museum that is entry for a donation, and has Lego displays, and lots of interesting local history, with lots featuring Catherine Cookson, the mining, and ship works. There is even an a...  more »
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  • Well located, free to get in, lots of interesting things to see, plus an ever changing gallery section upstairs!
  • Loverly place where there are interesting things for children all the way up to older people.
  • Very small but great. Tea room fab
  • It's a great local museum with both locally sourced artefacts and temporary displays. The current Jarrow March one is very informative and well worth a visit. Friendly staff and a nice cafe.
  • Really informative and interactive museum of South Shields. Great cafe too with old style table service

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