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Woodhorn Museum

Please note that all diary event start and finish times are displayed using the 24hr clock (eg. 16:00 = 4pm).

Friday April 19, 2019
The Fallen Forest
MAKE AND DO. THIS EVENT IS ON EVERY WEEKEND UNTIL 12th MAY 2019. Help us create The Fallen Forest this winter at Woodhorn Museum as part of our Coal Forest season. Set in our stunning heritage Tanky Engine Shed, this immersive art installation will shift with the seasons through Autumn, Winter and Spring. Come along to help artist Bethan Maddocks transform the space, add your own artwork to the installation and create a magical tree-scape, inspired by the carboniferous forest of long ago. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits.
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Easter Bunny at Woodhorn
The Easter Bunny will be visiting Woodhorn Museum over the long Easter weekend. Find him on site to receive a small treat! The Easter Bunny is due to visit between 11am and 3pm every day from Friday 19th April to Monday 22nd April. If you’re planning to bring little ones along, why not make the most of your visit by enjoying all of our other activities including the Coal Forest art trail, the Fallen Forest craft activities or our daily talks & tours. The Easter Bunny is a free experience as part of your Woodhorn Museum (or Museums Northumberland) Annual Membership. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 11:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Coal Town
Explore Coal Town, an engaging and interactive permanent exhibition. Through the eyes of the Ashington community, you’ll discover the true story of coal mining in Northumberland. You’ll set off in 1918… walking to work… at one in the morning… As the decades fly by, you’ll encounter some fascinating folk. They’ll take you into their homes… on picnics… marches…even on strike. You’ll cram into the ‘cage’ like a sardine, experience the joys of washday, learn to love leeks, discover the art of the ‘Proggy’, and the power of community values. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits.
Please note that this event starts at 10:00. Event ends at 16:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country park Ashington Northumberland   NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Saturday April 20, 2019
Coal Town
Explore Coal Town, an engaging and interactive permanent exhibition. Through the eyes of the Ashington community, you’ll discover the true story of coal mining in Northumberland. You’ll set off in 1918… walking to work… at one in the morning… As the decades fly by, you’ll encounter some fascinating folk. They’ll take you into their homes… on picnics… marches…even on strike. You’ll cram into the ‘cage’ like a sardine, experience the joys of washday, learn to love leeks, discover the art of the ‘Proggy’, and the power of community values. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits.
Please note that this event starts at 10:00. Event ends at 16:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
The Fallen Forest
MAKE AND DO. THIS EVENT IS ON EVERY WEEKEND UNTIL 12th MAY 2019. Help us create The Fallen Forest this winter at Woodhorn Museum as part of our Coal Forest season. Set in our stunning heritage Tanky Engine Shed, this immersive art installation will shift with the seasons through Autumn, Winter and Spring. Come along to help artist Bethan Maddocks transform the space, add your own artwork to the installation and create a magical tree-scape, inspired by the carboniferous forest of long ago. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits. NE2
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Easter Bunny at Woodhorn
The Easter Bunny will be visiting Woodhorn Museum over the long Easter weekend. Find him on site to receive a small treat! The Easter Bunny is due to visit between 11am and 3pm every day from Friday 19th April to Monday 22nd April. If you’re planning to bring little ones along, why not make the most of your visit by enjoying all of our other activities including the Coal Forest art trail, the Fallen Forest craft activities or our daily talks & tours. The Easter Bunny is a free experience as part of your Woodhorn Museum (or Museums Northumberland) Annual Membership. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 11:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 (YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Sunday April 21, 2019
Easter Bunny at Woodhorn
The Easter Bunny will be visiting Woodhorn Museum over the long Easter weekend. Find him on site to receive a small treat! The Easter Bunny is due to visit between 11am and 3pm every day from Friday 19th April to Monday 22nd April. If you’re planning to bring little ones along, why not make the most of your visit by enjoying all of our other activities including the Coal Forest art trail, the Fallen Forest craft activities or our daily talks & tours. The Easter Bunny is a free experience as part of your Woodhorn Museum (or Museums Northumberland) Annual Membership. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 11:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland   NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
The Fallen Forest
MAKE AND DO. THIS EVENT IS ON EVERY WEEKEND UNTIL 12th MAY 2019. Help us create The Fallen Forest this winter at Woodhorn Museum as part of our Coal Forest season. Set in our stunning heritage Tanky Engine Shed, this immersive art installation will shift with the seasons through Autumn, Winter and Spring. Come along to help artist Bethan Maddocks transform the space, add your own artwork to the installation and create a magical tree-scape, inspired by the carboniferous forest of long ago. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits.
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum
Coal Town
Explore Coal Town, an engaging and interactive permanent exhibition. Through the eyes of the Ashington community, you’ll discover the true story of coal mining in Northumberland. You’ll set off in 1918… walking to work… at one in the morning… As the decades fly by, you’ll encounter some fascinating folk. They’ll take you into their homes… on picnics… marches…even on strike. You’ll cram into the ‘cage’ like a sardine, experience the joys of washday, learn to love leeks, discover the art of the ‘Proggy’, and the power of community values. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits.
Please note that this event starts at 10:00. Event ends at 16:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Monday April 22, 2019
Coal Town
Explore Coal Town, an engaging and interactive permanent exhibition. Through the eyes of the Ashington community, you’ll discover the true story of coal mining in Northumberland. You’ll set off in 1918… walking to work… at one in the morning… As the decades fly by, you’ll encounter some fascinating folk. They’ll take you into their homes… on picnics… marches…even on strike. You’ll cram into the ‘cage’ like a sardine, experience the joys of washday, learn to love leeks, discover the art of the ‘Proggy’, and the power of community values. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits.
Please note that this event starts at 10:00. Event ends at 16:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Conutry Aprk Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
The Fallen Forest
MAKE AND DO. THIS EVENT IS ON EVERY WEEKEND UNTIL 12th MAY 2019. Help us create The Fallen Forest this winter at Woodhorn Museum as part of our Coal Forest season. Set in our stunning heritage Tanky Engine Shed, this immersive art installation will shift with the seasons through Autumn, Winter and Spring. Come along to help artist Bethan Maddocks transform the space, add your own artwork to the installation and create a magical tree-scape, inspired by the carboniferous forest of long ago. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits.
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Conurty park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Easter Bunny at Woodhorn
The Easter Bunny will be visiting Woodhorn Museum over the long Easter weekend. Find him on site to receive a small treat! The Easter Bunny is due to visit between 11am and 3pm every day from Friday 19th April to Monday 22nd April. If you’re planning to bring little ones along, why not make the most of your visit by enjoying all of our other activities including the Coal Forest art trail, the Fallen Forest craft activities or our daily talks & tours. The Easter Bunny is a free experience as part of your Woodhorn Museum (or Museums Northumberland) Annual Membership. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 11:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Saturday May 25, 2019
Little Inventors Takeover - Invention Creation!
Calling all children and their families! Explore Woodhorn Museum, be inspired by the theme of Energy, and dream up your own invention ideas. What does Energy mean to you and what inventions ideas does it inspire? Come along to the Tanky Engine Shed/Cage Shop and draw your own invention idea! Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Sunday May 26, 2019
Little Inventors Takeover - Invention Creation!
Calling all children and their families! Explore Woodhorn Museum, be inspired by the theme of Energy, and dream up your own invention ideas. What does Energy mean to you and what inventions ideas does it inspire? Come along to the Tanky Engine Shed/Cage Shop and draw your own invention idea! Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Monday May 27, 2019
Little Inventors Takeover - Invention Creation!
Calling all children and their families! Explore Woodhorn Museum, be inspired by the theme of Energy, and dream up your own invention ideas. What does Energy mean to you and what inventions ideas does it inspire? Come along to the Tanky Engine Shed/Cage Shop and draw your own invention idea! Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Tuesday May 28, 2019
Little Inventors Takeover - Invention Creation!
Calling all children and their families! Explore Woodhorn Museum, be inspired by the theme of Energy, and dream up your own invention ideas. What does Energy mean to you and what inventions ideas does it inspire? Come along to the Tanky Engine Shed/Cage Shop and draw your own invention idea! Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Wednesday May 29, 2019
Little Inventors Takeover - Invention Creation!
Calling all children and their families! Explore Woodhorn Museum, be inspired by the theme of Energy, and dream up your own invention ideas. Invention Creation! – What does Energy mean to you and what inventions ideas does it inspire? Come along to the Tanky Engine Shed/Cage Shop and draw your own invention idea! Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Conutry park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Thursday May 30, 2019
Little Inventors Takeover - Invention Creation!
Calling all children and their families! Explore Woodhorn Museum, be inspired by the theme of Energy, and dream up your own invention ideas. Invention Creation! – What does Energy mean to you and what inventions ideas does it inspire? Come along to the Tanky Engine Shed/Cage Shop and draw your own invention idea! Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Friday May 31, 2019
Little Inventors Takeover - Invention Creation!
Calling all children and their families! Explore Woodhorn Museum, be inspired by the theme of Energy, and dream up your own invention ideas. Invention Creation! – What does Energy mean to you and what inventions ideas does it inspire? Come along to the Tanky Engine Shed/Cage Shop and draw your own invention idea! Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Saturday June 01, 2019
Little Inventors Takeover - Invention Creation!
Calling all children and their families! Explore Woodhorn Museum, be inspired by the theme of Energy, and dream up your own invention ideas. Invention Creation! – What does Energy mean to you and what inventions ideas does it inspire? Come along to the Tanky Engine Shed/Cage Shop and draw your own invention idea! Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Sunday June 02, 2019
Little Inventors Takeover- Makers Day
Calling all children and their families! Explore Woodhorn Museum, be inspired by the theme of Energy, and dream up your own invention ideas Here’s your chance to bring to life your invention ideas and make your very own prototype model. A Little Inventors Magnificent Maker will be on hand to help you learn some useful tricks on how to use cardboard and simple craft material to turn your invention into a real object. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 12:00. Event ends at 15:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Saturday June 08, 2019
Northumberland Miners’ Picnic 2019
Celebrate the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic, a jam-packed day out for all the family, the Miners’ Picnic is rooted in our local heritage re-imagined with a contemporary twist. Enjoy a fantastic programme of performance on our main stage featuring our local brass community, Brass Marras, The Northumbrian Ranters, pit-pop folk-rockers Dennis, Ladies of Midnight Blue and our very special headline act Glenn Tilbrook (exact performance time to be announced). The stage starts with the Miners’ Memorial Service at 10.30am. Explore our pop-up family friendly activities including the Pityard art tent, circus skills, face painting & much much more Discover some of the region’s tastiest treats and unique crafts in the Northumberland Picnic Market located in our historic Workshop Galleries Remember… the people, places and industry that brought us the tradition of the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic at the Miners’ Memorial Service Admission free. Parking £5. Northumberland Miners’ Picnic Admission is free, but parking charge applies. (Picnic Day is one of the special selected community days when the Woodhorn Museum Membership Scheme does not apply, but you can find full details about the Membership Scheme here) https://museumsnorthumberland.org.uk/become-a-member/ Main Car Park: At the former ALCAN/Rio Tinto site with a Park & Ride service. Please follow signs. £5 per car. Allow up to 20 minutes for transfer. Blue Badge/Accessible Parking: available at the Woodhorn Museum site £5 per car. Bus: Free shuttle bus from Ashington Leisure Centre This event is supported by Arts Council England, Ashington Town Council and Northumberland County Council. NE63 9YF
Please note that this event starts at 10:00. Event ends at 17:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £5.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum
Sunday July 14, 2019
Vintage Car Rally
Enjoy a grand day out at Woodhorn Museum's Vintage Car Rally. The North of England Classic and Pre-War Automobiles (NECPWA) club will be back at Woodhorn with their amazing array of classic cars. Enjoy viewing the cars, taking your picture with them and meeting the owners! Woodhorn Museum is a host venue for the event, so if you’d like to find out more about exhibiting your car at the event please contact NECPWA directly via their website: http://necpwa.org/ This experience is included at no additional cost as part of your Museums Northumberland Annual Membership where children can visit for free. Membership is required for entry onto the museum site. Membership Prices for Woodhorn Museum: Adult: £7.00 (Multiple adult purchased at the same time: £6.50). Concession (OAP and student) £6.00 Children 16 and under are admitted free at all Museums Northumberland venues. *Membership is valid for 12 months and includes unlimited return visits but please be aware that parking charges still apply on FREE community event days at Woodhorn Museum including Invasion Day and the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic.
Please note that this event starts at 11:00. Event ends at 16:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £-7.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455
Sunday July 21, 2019
Invasion X - Sci-fi extravaganza
Join us at Woodhorn on Sunday 21st July for the 10th instalment of the annual sci-fi extravaganza, Invasion Meet a host of science fiction characters ranging from Daleks to Doctors, Jedis to Jawas and many more! Do you or your family members love dressing up? Make sure you don your finest Sci Fi, Comic & Super Hero outfits for this brilliant and fun family day out! Don’t miss the sci-fair & themed crafts in our historic workshop galleries and keep your eyes peeled for costumed character pop-up activities running across the museum site throughout the day. We’ll also have some fabulous food and drink stalls on site (alongside the museum cafe) to help keep your superhero powers up on this brilliantly busy day out. This event is hosted by Woodhorn Museum and organised by a team of dedicated volunteers raising funds for Macmillan Cancer Support (261017) and Woodhorn Charitable Trust (1129712). This event features volunteer and visitor cosplayers dressed as a range of science fiction and comic book themed characters. Many of these famous characters, ranging from Daleks to Deadpool, do portray varying degrees of threat and violence. Please bear this in mind when deciding whether or not this event is suitable for your own family members. Characters on site 10am-4pm, all other activities 10am-5pm. Admission free. Parking £5. Main Car Park: At the former ALCAN/Rio Tinto site with a Park & Ride service. Please follow signs. £5 per car. Allow up to 20 minutes for transfer. Blue Badge/Accessible Parking: available at the Woodhorn Museum site £5 per car. Invasion X Admission is free, but parking charge applies. Invasion is one of the special selected community days when the Woodhorn Museum Membership Scheme does not apply.
Please note that this event starts at 10:00. Event ends at 17:00. There is a charge to attend this event of £5.00
Venue: QE II Country Park Ashington Northumberland  NE63 9YF
Directions: You can view a streetmap, or view a roadmap to help find this event.
Contact: Woodhorn Museum 01670 624455

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