Events Finder


WhatsOn Museums

THE WILLIAMS EXPEDITION: Rediscovering Antarctica @ Woodhorn Museum

10 February 2018 - 07 May 2018

Discover the little known story of William Smith, a carpenter’s son from Seaton Sluice who built a ship in Blyth and discovered Antarctica.

WhatsOn Museums

OPEN: OCEAN @ Woodhorn Museum

10 February 2018 - 07 May 2018

An open art exhibition at Woodhorn Museum celebrating the North East coast, seascape, shipbuilding and seafaring heritage.  

WhatsOn Museums

Jonathan Yeo: SKIN DEEP @ The Bowes Museum

10 March 2018 - 17 June 2018

An exploration of the processes involved in cosmetic surgery...

WhatsOn Museums

Snack on the Track @ Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum

10 March 2018 - 13 May 2018

Normal entrance fee.

Railway catering through the ages...

WhatsOn Museums

DAME VERA PAYS TRIBUTE TO THE WOMEN THAT WON THE VOTE @ The Word, National Centre for the Written Word, South Shields

23 March 2018 - 03 May 2018

How Women Won the Vote, at The Word, National Centre for the Written Word, South Shields, celebrates the centenary of some women being given the right to vote.

WhatsOn Museums

Queen Victoria in Paris @ The Bowes Museum

24 March 2018 - 24 June 2018

An exhibition of watercolours commissioned by Queen Victoria as a souvenir of her momentous 10-day state visit to Paris in August 1855.

WhatsOn Museums


28 March 2018 - 30 September 2018

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Adults £4 Concessions £3 Under 16s Free

A new temporary exhibition opens in the Mining Art Gallery this spring, celebrating the 75th anniversary of The Bevin Boys, featuring works by local mining artists.

WhatsOn Museums

Dymaxion - Jonathan Marshall @ Arts Centre Washington

06 April 2018 - 05 May 2018

A fantastic exhibition of monumental charcoal drawings...


Join the club and receive special offers for events and much more
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

WhatsOn Blog

View All


Have you got your tickets yet to the multi award-winning production of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Matilda The Musical, set to make its North East debut at Sunderland Empire this month? Inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl, don’t miss the chance to see “an absolute cracker” when it mesmerises audiences for a limited 4 week engagement at Sunderland Empire from Tuesday 8 May – Saturday 2 June 2018.

Read More

REVIEW: Sunday Dinner @ The Wellington Restaurant – Wynyard Hall.

Fantastic review by Gemma Corking about her experience of Sunday Lunch at Wynyard Hall, includes yummy veg and tempting desserts....

Read More