South Shields museum and Art Gallery

South Shields museum and Art Gallery

Last Updated on February 19, 2024 by Suzy

Things to do at South Shields museum and Art Gallery review

South Shields museum and Art Gallery are located in the centre of South Shields, Tyne and Wear. The museum celebrates the rich heritage of South Tyneside and the people who shaped it.

There are two floors of displays that tell the story of the borough’s social, industrial and maritime history from 4,000 years ago to the present day. There is a range of exhibitions and some nationally significant works of art.

They even have a creature corner which is home to their resident reptiles and insects. The museum hosts a number of annual events, some of which are great for families.

FAQ and Further Information South Shields museum and Art Gallery

Is there food and drink available?

There is a cafe serving food and snacks.

What are the main things to do?

The museum celebrates the rich heritage of South Tyneside and the people who shaped it. There are toilets and a cafe.

What are the ticket prices?

*free, u003cbru003e*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *The museum is free, to visit.

Is there parking?

There is parking nearby and charges may apply.

When are they open?

The museum is open almost all year round, they are closed on Sundays. For up-to-date opening times and dates please visit their website.

Are they accessible?

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