• Tue
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    2018
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    2018
    10.00am - 5.30pmThe Core, Newcastle Helix, Firebrick Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 5TQ

    Free Admission.
    Explore a virtual reality home to see new ways to build, power and tailor our homes to make them more sustainable and desirable.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

     

  • Sat
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    2018
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    Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4JA

    Free Admission.
    Opening Times: Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm. Saturday and Sunday: 11am to 4pm.
    A science and local history museum.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
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    Barras Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4PT

    Free Admission.
    Opening Times: Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm. Saturday 10am to 4pm.  Sunday 11am to 4pm.
    A natural history museum which includes a life size dinosaur skeleton and a planetarium.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/584396821894808/

     

  • Sat
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    New Bridge Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AG

    Free Admission.
    Opening Times: Monday: Closed. Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm.  Sunday 2pm to 5pm.
    Displays 18th – 20th Century British oil paintings and watercolours.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
    10
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    2018
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    Kings Road, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU

    Free Admission.
    Opening Times: Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm. Closed on Sunday.
    Comprises over 3,500 paintings, sculptures, prints and drawings dating from the 14th century to present day.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
    10
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    2018
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    16 Stoddart Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1AN

    Free admission.
    Opening Times: Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm. Saturday 10am to 6pm. Sunday 11am to 5pm.
    The UK’s largest independent contemporary art, craft and design gallery housed in a former Victorian warehouse.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
    10
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    2018
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    2019
    Gateshead, NE8 3BA

    Free Admission.
    Opening Times: Daily 10am to 6pm except Tuesdays 10.30 am to 6pm.
    Art Exhibition
    Meet & Make – Every Sunday 2pm to 4pm.  Creative activity. Ages 0 to 13 years.
    Sensory Room – Daily 10am to 6pm.  Explore sensory toys and materials. Ages 0 to 5 years but all ages welcome.
    Family Quest – Mini tour, games, fun creative activities linked to exhibitions.  Ages 13 and under with their families.
    Viewing Platform – Enjoy fantastic views of the Newcastle cityscape on Level 4.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
    10
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    2018
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    St Mary’s Square, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead, NE8 2JR

    Free Admission.
    Opens 9am every day. Closing times vary.
    Relax and enjoy fantastic views of the River Tyne. Occasionally free live music in the foyer.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
    10
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    2018
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    Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3DE

    Opening Times: Sunday 9.30am to 4pm.
    Independent traders as well as street artists and buskers.  Located between the Swing Bridge and Millennium Bridge.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

     

  • Sat
    10
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    2018
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    Newcastle Quayside - beside Millennium Bridge

    There are four pieces of gym equipment on the banks of the Tyne which are free to use.  They are located close to the Millennium Bridge.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
    10
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    2018
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    Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DA

    Free Admission.
    A large network of paths and bridges through three kilometres of wooded valley and a picnic field near the Waterfall. Includes a play area and pets corner with alpacas, rabbits, goats and birds.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
    10
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    Jesmond

    Continues on from Jesmond Dene and follows the Ouseburn River through areas of grassland and wooded areas.
    Accessed from Ouseburn Road, Benton Bank and Lansdowne Gardens.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

     

  • Sat
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    Entrances along Freeman Road and Jesmond Dene

    Includes a boating lake and a large play area. 

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

     

  • Sat
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    Heaton Park, Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6.

    Provides a variety of shrubs, trees, flower beds, and a large playground.
    Entrances from Ouseburn Road, Heaton Road and Heaton Park View.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

     

  • Sat
    10
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    Entrances from Jesmond Vale Lane, Armstrong Bridge and Ouseburn Road

    Mature woodland site with a slightly wilder feel.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
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    Main entrance is on Richardson Road

    The park was opened in 1873 and is the oldest park on Tyneside. Includes children’s play area.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
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    Located between Elswick Road, Westmorland Road and Beech Grove Road

    There is a mixture of shrubbery, mature trees and grassed areas. Includes a children’s play area, tennis courts, basketball courts and a 5-a-side area.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
    10
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    Main entrance is from Claremont Road, NE2 4PZ

    Includes a large playground, outdoor gym, tennis courts, basketball court and a lake.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
    10
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    2018
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    33 New Bridge street West, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AX

    See below for Information.  All activities free but you need to book.

    Opening Times: Monday to Thursday 10am to 7pm. Friday 10am to 5pm. Saturday 10am to 4pm. Sunday 11am to 4pm.

    Code Club – Learn how to make your own computer games, animations and websites.  Age 9 to 13 years.  Tuesdays 4.30 to 5.30pm, Room 6, Level 4.  Free but you need to book.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
    10
    Feb
    2018
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    2019
    Ouseburn Farm, Ouseburn Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PA

    Free Admission.
    Opening Times: Monday to Friday 9.30amd to 5pm. Weekend 10.30am to 4.30pm.
    A working farm in the City - lambs, goats, pigs, chickens, rabbits and guinea pigs and lots more.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Sat
    10
    Feb
    2018
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    2019
    10am-4pm Mon-Fri41-44 Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3JF

    Free Admission.
    Opening times Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm.  Closed Bank Holidays.
    Exhibition of 16th and 17th Century merchants’ houses.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Mon
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    2018
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    2019
    6pm-8pmJunior Crossings Group, Cobalt Studios, 10 Boyd Studio, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1AP

    Free Drama/Music Activities
    Every Monday.  Inspires creativity and develops basic performance skills for children aged up to 13.  Children under 6 need to be accompanied by an adult.   Children aged 13+ are welcome to stay for the open session which includes musical games, music making and song writing.  More music activities after 8pm, such as guitar and violin lessons which everyone is welcome to stay for.  Parents will be responsible for their children throughout the evening.  Snacks and drinks are provided.  Travel is refundable if proof of purchase is shown.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/584396821894808/

     

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    2018
    Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PQ

    Follow an imaginative trail through the Ouseburn Valley where you will discover stunning murals, new sculptures and artworks to arouse your curiosity.  Presented by Seven Stories.  Suitable for all children under 10 years of age.
    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Fri
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    2018
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    2018
    Broad Chare, Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3DQ

    Free Admission.
    Discover what it means to be Northern, British and living on an island during Brexit through this atmospheric show of film, songs, interviews and reclaimed structures.  Suitable for the whole family.
    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Fri
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    2018
    Sage, St Mary's Square, Gateshead Quays, NE8 2JR

    Free Admission.
    A magical tale following the journey of a man, a dog and their small fishing boat on the River Tyne.  This animated, musical adventure is suitable for children under 10 years of age.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Fri
    22
    Jun
    2018
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    2018
    Newcastle/Gateshead

    This is a free, summer-long celebration recognising the North of England's innovators, businesses, artists and designers.  It including exhibits, live performances, displays of innovation, new artworks and experiences.  For full details visit: www.getnorth2018.com

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Fri
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    Jun
    2018
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    Sep
    2018
    Mining Institute, Sage, St Mary's Square, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead, NE8 2JR

    Free Entry
    Opens 9am every day.  Closing times vary.
    A fun, thought-provoking event which is full of young people's thoughts on how to change the world after receiving a video message from 2066 via an arcade machine.  Join the mission to save the future.  Part of the Great Exhibition of the North event.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

     

  • Fri
    22
    Jun
    2018
    Sun
    09
    Sep
    2018
    10am-4pm DailyDiscovery Museum, Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4JA

    Free Entry
    An early steam locomotive which won the best design to power the railway at the Rainhill Trials in 1829.  The Rocket is on loan from the Science Museum Group.  Part of the Great Exhibition of the North event.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/

  • Fri
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    Jun
    2018
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    2018
    10am-5pm Mon-FriThe North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers, Neville Hall, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1SE

    Free Entry
    See over 40 intricate Lego models created by local artist Steve Mayes showcasing northern innovations ranging from Stephenson's Rocket to the Great North Run.  Create your own models to add to the story.

    If you are planning on attending, or would like some support, click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewcastleSanctuary/