Discovery Museum

Address: Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4JA Telephone: 0844 856 1074

Room Capacities

Theatre Boardroom Cabaret Classroom Dinner Dinner Dance Reception
Whole Museum
Turbinia Room
40 20
Carpathia Room
40 20 40
Northumbia Room
15 15 15
Mauretania Room
Science Maze
Turbina Cafe
80 100
Turbina Hall
100 200
Great Hall
350 280 350 350


Location Details

We would recommend travelling by public transport or parking at the Grainger Town multistory car park on Waterloo Street, which is across the road from the museum. Parking is available outside the museum in a pay and display car park. Disabled car parking is available in the car park outside of the museum.

By Road

The Discovery Museum is located on Blandford Square in Newcastle upon Tyne. The museum can be found just off the A6082 from Redheugh Bridge heading onto St James’ Boulevard, or from the A186 from Westmorland Road heading on to St James’ Boulevard.

By Rail

Newcastle Central metro station is a 7-minute walk away

By Air

Newcastle International airport is approximately a 20-minute drive from Newcastle city centre. There is a metro link direct to the airport every five to 15 minutes