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Fantastic display and museum entry is free and what a fantastic place to visit a step back in time... read more

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The Discovery museum has something for everyone with great hands on displays for the kids to play... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Newcastle Discovery Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4JA, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Fantastic display and museum entry is free and what a fantastic place to visit a step back in time highly recommend this place

Thank leo m
Reviewed 4 days ago

There isn't much compared to other museums but what it has is interesting and took me back to being a kid. In a way it did us both a favour being so small as it allowed us more time to have a look around other...More

Thank carla w
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Discovery museum has something for everyone with great hands on displays for the kids to play with. The children loved spending time here and best of all it doesn't cost anything. Cafe is good to get a snack after your visit.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not expect to find a museum like this in Newcastle. It is very interesting and alzo Amazing, se spent a day there.

Thank henya888
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited with our children and granddaughters over many years it has evolved and changed over the years. Always something new to see and old favourites to revisit. A great reflection of the north east. From steam trains, to ship building, art, history and folk...More

Thank Catherine T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The reason i gave it 3 out of 5 stars was because of the cafe in the museum. My little boy wanted the kids cheesy pasta and garlic bread and when it came he tried it and said he was full which is not like...More

Thank Lotty44
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a step back in history. Lots of activities for children to enjoy. Lots of of hands on things to do. From the turbina boat to science department. At the moment they are exhibition on the circus. Disabled parking is limited. Inside is disabled friendly...More

Thank dionnet280
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here with the family in August 2018 whilst staying in Hexham. We travelled quite a bit whilst up in the north east and we were really glad we stumbled across The Discovery Musem. First off, parking is a bit of a nightmare; there is...More

Thank eighteentee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I often visit the Discovery museum in Newcastle because it has many interesting history of Newcastle upon Tyne dating back hundreds of years ago. Discovery museum is also free which is a bonus to the public. The museum also has a cafe which sells variety...More

Thank Adventure60174641430
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a look if you can do it. Only 5mins from central station. No fee but recommended donation £5. Lots of Newcastle history.

Thank Ray A
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