When one of the country’s most famous attractions, Dippy the Diplodocus, comes stomping into Great North Museum: Hancock, you don’t walk, you run (ie towards it, not away. It ...
Save this little fella!
A new exhibition of north-east schoolchildren’s drawings – working with artist, Jane Lee McCracken – is coming to Thought Foundation in Birtley (along with an endangered speci...
A home banker
‘More Than A Game’ at South Shields Museum & Art Gallery celebrates the world’s most popular sport in this very special year for one of the region’s clubs.
Look who’s just turned 21
The National Glass Centre is one of the real jewels in the north-east cultural crown, and they’re celebrating their 21stbirthday in fine style with ‘NGC 21’ an exhibition that...
One good Turner deserves another…
…and another, and another. JMW Turner is arguably Britain’s greatest ever artist (scratch “arguably” - he just is) and a major new exhibition of his work is coming to the Gran...
Spenny for your thoughts
Norman Cornish (1919-2014) was the last surviving member of the “Pitman’s Academy” art school at the Spennymoor Settlement in County Durham and a new exhibition of his work at...
The really Wild show
Wild is a celebration of the natural history of the British Isles and it’s coming to Palace Green Library in Durham.
Steppin’ out in style
Style kittens are flocking to ‘Putting on the Ritz!’ at Bailiffgate Museum, which takes visitors through 100 years of fashion.
The magic of sculpture
The Cheeseburn Sculpture Gardens near Stamfordham are holding several glorious open weekends once again this summer. Hooray!
The Bowes Museum is going to be bricking it over the summer months.
Art and soul
‘Hand in Hand: The artistic and spiritual life of Dame Werburg Welch’ is a fascinating exhibition coming to Ushaw in Durham which details the life and work of a Benedictine nu...
Redcar’s Kirkleatham Museum are showcasing a powerful celebration of our region’s steel and industrial heritage.
Glass! Make some!
Not only is the National Glass Centre showing the best glassware in the UK, they’re also showing you HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN! Imagine!