Beamish Unlimited

May Day Celebrations

Join us in The Pit Village on 30th April and 1st May for a host of May Day activities! Did you know that May Day was second only to Christmas in Edwardian times? Quite a celebration!

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Afternoon Tea at Beamish!

Enjoy a mouth-watering teatime treat served in a period style in the Cookson Room overlooking our award-winning 1900s Town!

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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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SOS bus on Town street

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, guidebook and quarterly magazine, plus great discounts and exclusive offers. You’ll be giving vital support to one of the world’s greatest museums.

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