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Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday


10am - 4pm (last admission 3pm)


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Upcoming events
15.11.2014 - 04.01.2015

Be enchanted by Christmas at Beamish.


05.12.2014 - 05.12.2014

Tickets for Friday 5th, 12th & 19th December are now SOLD OUT Beamish will open its doors from 5pm-10pm on the evenings of Friday 5th, Friday 12th and Friday 19th December for three extra special evenings in the Edwardian Town and Pit Village and the chance to experience Georgian twelfth night celebrations at Pockerley Old Hall.


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18.11.2014

JingleBeamers Christmas Party (for under 4s)Join us for a musical Christmas celebration at Beamish.


12.11.2014

Beamish is celebrating today after being named Large Visitor Attraction of the Year at the region’s “tourism Oscars”.


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.
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.
If you’re looking for something new and extra special for your group this Christmas, then Beamish is the place to go.
Find out about accessibility around the Museum to help you plan your visit.