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Monday10am - 5pm
Tuesday10am - 5pm
Wednesday10am - 5pm
Thursday10am - 5pm
Friday10am - 5pm
Saturday11am - 4pm

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Maximus goes forth

A Roman Summer

Do as the Romans did this summer at Arbeia



The community archaeology project


‘Brig Aground at Marsden Bay’ and goodbye…

For those who haven’t read my previous blogs, I completed a work placement at South Shields as...

Flag Spring News

Now that the days are lighter and longer, and Spring is just around the corner we thought we’d...

Enigmatic Objects

One of the most pleasurable things about working with the archaeology in the Great North Museum is t...

Arbeia Roman Fort during the First World War

As part of the ‘Wor Life’ project we have been researching all our venues to see what wa...


Hadrian's Wall on Tyneside

Discover even more Roman history at Segedunum Roman Fort and the Great North Museum: Hancock