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What's On for families in NewcastleGateshead?

A trip to NewcastleGateshead is guaranteed to banish boredom for good with a great range of family-friendly activities and events taking place all year round.

Choose from hands-on exhibits and events at the best attractions from live science experiments at Life Science Centre to events with published authors and illustrators at Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children's Books. Newcastle and Gateshead have plenty of excellent free museums, like Discovery Museum, Great North Museum: Hancock and art galleries, such as Shipley Art Gallery, which have creative events throughout the year.

Families looking for things to do with the kids in Newcastle and Gateshead will be impressed with the variety of seasonal events and activities during the school holidays too. Don't miss family festivals, workshops and even a chance to learn more about wildlife at venues like WWT Washington Wetland Centre and Tynemouth Aquarium.

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Sheila's Mini Mewseum Show

24 Oct 2020 to 13 Mar 2021

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Humpty Dumpty Pantomime

23 Nov 2021 to 9 Jan 2022

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Discover Beamish from Home

9 Feb 2021 to 31 Aug 2021

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Curious About Newcastle - Heritage walks

21 Aug 2020 to 31 Mar 2021

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Bubble Rush Newcastle

5 Jun 2021 to 5 Jun 2021

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BALTIC Connect

1 Jan 2021 to 31 Mar 2021

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Adventures in Wonderland

27 Mar 2021 to 3 May 2021

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