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Upcoming events
28.05.2015 - 31.05.2015

Enjoy the hustle and bustle of a Georgian Country Fair at Pockerley Waggonway from Thursday 28th May to Sunday 31st May 2015.

21.06.2015 - 21.06.2015

The 45th Beamish Safety and Reliability Run is taking place on Sunday 21st June 2015! This 150 mile event is for Vintage cars, motorcycles and commercial vehicles registered before 1956.

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Beamish is bringing the 1950s to a South Tyneside library to share an exciting new chapter in the museum’s future.


Students from Cleveland College of Art and Design have been working with Beamish to make 1950s outfits for our Festival of 50s weekend this June.

Learn new skills and enjoy a traditional experience at Beamish.
Explore the story of life in North East England during the 1820s, 1900s and 1940s.
Beamish is a unique location for any event, no matter how large or small.
Become a Friend of Beamish and support the vital work they do for the Museum.
Our cosy 1940s cottage is ideal for groups of older people and people living with dementia.
Find out about accessibility around the Museum to help you plan your visit.