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Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums (TWAM) is a major regional museum, art gallery and archives service. They manage a collection of nine museums and galleries across Tyneside and the Archives for Tyne and Wear. Many of these museums and galleries are free to visit. For more information about each of the venues please visit the listings below.
- Laing Art Gallery
- Segedunum Roman Fort, Baths and Museum
- South Shields Museum and Art Gallery
- Stephenson Railway Museum
- Tyne & Wear Archives
- Washington ‘F’ Pit
Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums run an extensive adult learning programme, which includes a range of exciting workshops, courses, talks and tours. To see a copy of their most recent programme, please click here.
To volunteer sign up here
Website 2: ilikemuseums.com/Page/Index.aspx
Fax: (0191) 230 2614
Textphone: 18001 0191 232 6789
TWAM runs 9 museums/galleries. Please see each venue's website for opening times
Newcastle upon Tyne
Last updated: September 14, 2018