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Upcoming events
29.05.2014 - 01.06.2014

Enjoy the hustle and bustle of a Georgian Country Fair at Pockerley Waggonway from Thursday 29th May to Sunday 1st June 2014.


04.09.2014 - 07.09.2014

From Thursday 4th to Sunday 7th September, Beamish is hosting Agricultural Power from the Past, an extravaganza of horse power, steam power and everything in between.


Latest news
24.04.2014

JiggleBeamers - new drop-in session for families with pre-school children.


06.02.2014

Beamish is celebrating a record year, with more people than ever before visiting our award-winning living museum.


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Explore the story of life in North East England during the 1820s, 1900s and 1940s.
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