Beamish Unlimited

Due to essential maintenance work, the Beamish Wheelchair Accessible Bus will be out of service from Monday, 15th October to Friday, 19th October. During this time a modern accessible bus will be available on an ‘on-call’ basis. Please contact any member of staff or volunteer if you require the use of this vehicle during your visit. We apologise about any inconvenience this may cause.


Traditional Experiences

Ever fancied driving a tram or steam engine, learning the secrets of traditional baking, or having a go at ploughing?

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Halloween Evenings

Tickets go on sale at 9am on Thursday, 20th September!

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1950s street party celebrating £10.9 million Heritage Lottery Fund successful application

Beamish is about to embark on an incredible journey to transform the UK's most popular living museum and the way it tells stories of everyday life in the region.

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Join us this October Half Term from 20th to 28th October and look at the history of health and healthcare! From 1950s NHS clinics and Georgian medicines to the dangers of being poorly through the ages, there's lots to see and do!

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