The Discovery Museum
All under one roof
Celebrating the history, diversity, and achievements of the region under one roof
Much to see
Explore the museum’s fascinating galleries and exhibitions
About The Discovery Museum
The Discovery Museum is housed in an ornate Victorian building and provides a fascinating insight into Tyneside engineering, shipbuilding and entrepreneurial heritage, with eclectic exhibits and interactive displays. This fascinating venue boasts a number of versatile spaces for a range of events.
One of the largest and most popular visitor attractions in the North East
Home to the Charles Parsons Turbinia, once the fastest ship in the world
The finest collection of scientific and technical materials outside of London
Attentive and friendly staff provide excellent hospitality
Upcoming Events At The Discovery Museum
The Discovery Museum is housed in an ornate high Victorian building and provides a fascinating insight into Tyneside's heritage.
Friday 13th December
Calling all witches and wizards! Join us for a magical Christmas this winter at the Discovery Museum of witchcraft and wizardry
Our head master will summon a magical feast for all to enjoy, fancy dress is a must with a prize for the most creative… Entertainment included