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Beamish Museum – The Living Museum of the North

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Meet History face to face in Co Durham.

A great family day out !

Beamish is a world famous open air museum, telling the story of life in North East England during the 1820s, 1900s, 1940s and 1950s.

Talk to the dentist, school teacher, miners, a pitmas wife and discover what life was really like. Beamish is no ordinary museum. This is a place where visitors meet history face to face.

Seasonal Events

Throughout the year Beamish hosts an exciting programme of events, from a Georgian Fair to the Great North Steam Fair and much more besides, including a whole season of Christmas!

For latest events details and information please visit the Beamish Museum website.

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