Beamish - The Living Museum of the North

The Living Museum of the North
Beamish
County Durham
DH9 0RG

Tel: +44 0191 370 4000

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Beamish - The Living Museum of the North

Awards

  • Visit EnglandVAQAS VAQAS 2016
  • Regional and MiscellaneousNorth East England Tourism Awards - Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award – Gold North East England Tourism Awards - Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award – Gold 2016
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016
  • Visit EnglandVisit England Award for Excellence Bronze Visit England Award for Excellence Bronze 2016

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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Catering

  • Group Discounts Available
  • Groups: Lunch Catered For - Pre-booked groups only.
  • Groups: Refreshments Catered For - Refreshments available in a variety of catering outlets around the museum.

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Drop Off / Pick Up Point
  • Coach Parking Onsite - Free coach parking on hard standing for up to 30 coaches.

Provider Facilities

  • Groups: Max Group Size - 1000
  • Groups: Min Group Size - 15

Travel & Trade

  • Free/Discounted Entry for Coach Driver - Free admission for coach driver and group travel organiser. Coach drivers receive hospitality voucher to be used in catering outlets or gift shop.
  • Groups: Average Length of Visit - 4 hours in summer, 3 hours in winter.
  • Groups: Booking Essential - Booking not essential but would be advisable.
  • Groups: Concessions for Coach Driver, Group Organiser, Tour Guide or Group Supervisor(s)
  • Groups: Discounts Available

Access Information

Opening Times

Oct 2017-Mar 2020 (30 Oct 2019 - 23 Mar 2020)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:00

* Opening Times 2018/2019

10th February 2018 to 23rd March 2018
Every day, 10am to 4pm

24th March 2018 to 28th October 2018
Every day, 10am to 5pm

29th October 2018 to 5th April 2019
Every day 10am to 4pm (Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year's Day. Also closed Mondays & Fridays, 8th January to 15th February 2019.)

Last admission is always 3pm. Allow at least four hours for a summer visit and three hours for a winter visit.

Map & Directions

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