Beamish Unlimited

The Waggonway visitor toilets are currently closed for essential maintenance.


Become a Friend of Beamish

Want to make the most of your visits to Beamish? Join the Friends of Beamish and you’ll get a fantastic package of FREE entry, free regular Beamish Magazine, discount on a guidebook, plus other great discounts and exclusive offers. You’ll be giving vital support to one of the world’s greatest museums.

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Explore Beamish Museum

Beamish is a world famous open air museum which brings the history of North East England to life at its 1820s Pockerley, 1900s Town, 1900s Pit Village, 1940s Farm, 1950s Town and 1950s Spain’s Field Farm exhibit areas. To find out more about each area visit our Explore & Discover pages.

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Dogs at Beamish

Dogs are allowed on site but we do ask dog owners to follow our strict guidelines. Dogs are very welcome but should be kept on a lead and accompanied at all times.

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