Highlights of our museum include a life-size T rex dinosaur replica skeleton, a specially designed gallery for the under 5s, Romans, major displays showing the diversity of the animal kingdom, Ancient Greeks, mummies from Ancient Egypt, a life size elephant and a planetarium.

Other facilities: Lift available, accessible and family toilets, Baby changing facilities, gift shop, cafe serving hot and cold meals, landscaped gardens, under 5s gallery
Prices: Free entry. (Fee applies for the Planetarium)
How to find us Great North Museum: Hancock, Barras Bridge, Newcastle NE2 4PT. 5 minutes from the Metro and bus station at Haymarket. Some parking on site for Blue Badge holders. Nearest parking: Claremont Road Car Park, 5 minutes walk
Tel: 0191 208 6765