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Monkwearmouth Station Museum

About

Take a look inside a real Victorian railway station and visit the fascinating ticket office. Watch trains pass by, 'drive' a full-size bus cab and let off steam in the brand new children's gallery. There is also a regular programme of temporary exhibitions and family activities. the museum has recently reopened following a £1million redevelopment and features seven new interactive galleries.

 

 

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free AdmissionFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From Monkwearmouth Station Museum, the nearest major road is the A19.

Public Transport Directions

From St Peters Metro Station it is a 2 minutes walk to Monkwearmouth Station Museum.

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Facilities

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Catering

  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 1-2 hrs
  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 200
  • Min group size - 10
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

Opening Times

Monkwearmouth Station Museum (1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday10:0017:00*
Tuesday10:0017:00*
Wednesday10:0017:00*
Thursday10:0017:00*
Friday10:0017:00*
Saturday10:0017:00*
Sunday14:0017:00*

* Open daily, Mon-Sat, 0900-1700, Sun & Bank Hol 1400-1700. Closed 1 Jan & 25-26 Dec.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousNorth East England Tourism For All Award Bronze North East England Tourism For All Award Bronze 2008
  • Visit England Code of Practice 2012

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS
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