Museums and galleries across the UK are currently subject to temporary closures. Please check venue websites for more information.

South Shields Museum and Art Gallery

Temporarily closed

Tyne And Wear

Free to all

South Shields Museum and Art Gallery is temporarily closed until further notice. Please check the venue's website for the latest details.

For the last 150 years, South Shields Museum & Art Gallery has been at the heart of the community, bringing world-class exhibitions and events to the region.

Celebrating South Tyneside's rich heritage, the museum brings to life stories from the past through its mix of interactives, collections and events. Discover the place that brought about the invention of the lifeboat and is the birthplace of novelist Catherine Cookson.

South Shields Museum and Art Gallery

Ocean Road, South Shields, Tyne And Wear, NE33 2JA

0191 211 5599


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