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Culture and Entertainment

Theatre and music

Whether you enjoy the adventures outdoors, a lively nightlife, theatre productions or cinema nights then Northumberland has something for you.  With everything from award winning productions at the cities theatre royal to our national parks and nightlife at the scenic quayside.

Newcastle is home two large area’s both the Metro Radio Arena and the O2 area which attracts big names from comedians to number one artists.

Museums and galleries

Northumberland is also home to many museums and galleries to enrich your knowledge of the local area and international archives, art, science and technology, archaeology, military and social history, fashion and natural sciences.

The museums in Newcastle are:

The Discovery Museum

Great North Museum: Hancock

Beamish Museum

The art galleries in Newcastle are:

The Laing

The Hatton Gallery

The Shipley Art Gallery

The Centre for Life: A fun, and educational experience both adults, and children will enjoy.

Northumberland has a range of buzzing entertainment to discover, including playhouses at TynemouthWhitely bay and Alnwick all hosting wonderful events, theatres productions and concerts.

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