Online Directory

Welcome to our online directory. This resource will help you find the great arts and cultural organisations across the North East that all have something amazing to offer your school. You can search using geographical location, subject areas or key stages. These organisations can also help support your pupils to achieve Arts Award and your school to achieve Artsmark.

120 Search Results

Queen's Hall Arts

As a registered Arts Award Centre, more than 100 pupils from local schools have taken part in workshops at Queen’s Hall Arts, contributing towards their Discover level Arts Award.

  • Northumberland
  • Artsmark partner
  • Beaumont Street
    Hexham
    Northumberland NE46 3LS
  • 01434 652 477
  • Website
  • Email

Théâtre Sans Frontières

Théâtre Sans Frontières is a multilingual, international touring company. It makes shows for young people aged five to 18 in French, Spanish, and English, and tours both schools and theatres.

  • Northumberland
  • Artsmark partner
  • 2a Tanners Yard
    Hexham
    Northumberland NE46 3NL
  • 01434 603 114
  • Website
  • Email

Woodhorn Museum

Woodhorn Museum offers a wide range of learning activities based on its unique collections, which are rooted in North East mining heritage.

  • Northumberland
  • Artsmark partner
  • QEII Country Park,
    Ashington, NE63 9YF
  • 01670 624 474
  • Website
  • Email

Mortal Fools

Mortal Fools supports children and young people to complete Arts Award at all levels, through partnership projects in schools, and a touring and youth theatre programme.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • SMSC
  • SEND
  • Out of school
  • Northumberland
  • Key Stage Two
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Four
  • HE
  • Further Education
  • English
  • Drama
  • Cross-curricular
  • Artsmark partner
  • Spetchells Centre
    58 Front Street
    Prudhoe
    Northumberland NE42 5AA
  • 0191 580 1250
  • Website
  • Email

Durham County Record Office

The archives at Durham County Record Office are rich, varied and an amazing source of inspiration, recording the daily life of ordinary people in County Durham and Darlington over the past thousand years.

  • History
  • HE
  • Early Years
  • Key Stage Four
  • Drama
  • Cross-curricular
  • County Durham
  • Geography
  • Further Education
  • English
  • Computing
  • Art and design
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Languages
  • Out of school
  • Science
  • SEND
  • SMSC
  • Artsmark partner
  • Durham County Record Office
    County Hall
    Durham
    DH1 5UL
  • 03000 267 626
  • Website
  • Email

Amber & Side Gallery

Amber Film and Photography Collective and Side Gallery and Cinema together offer a stimulating and diverse Arts Award for primary schools at Discover and Explore levels. Secondary and further education establishments wishing to consider Arts Award Bronze or above are also welcome to get in contact.

  • Art and design
  • Computing
  • Cross-curricular
  • Design and technology
  • Drama
  • English
  • Further Education
  • Geography
  • HE
  • History
  • Key Stage Four
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Maths
  • Out of school
  • Science
  • SEND
  • SMSC
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • 5-9 The Side, Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3JE
  • 0191 232 2208
  • Website
  • Email

Little Big Butterfly

Little Big Butterfly provides a range of drama and film based opportunities for children and young people across the North East. It offers Arts Award at Bronze and Silver levels.

  • Art and design
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Key Stage Four
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Out of school
  • Tyne and Wear
  • 2nd Floor, The Good Space
    Commercial Union House
    39 Pilgrim Street
    Newcastle upon Tyne
    NE1 6QE
  • 0191 580 0851
  • Website
  • Email

Northumberland Libraries

​An Arts Award Supporter, Northumberland Libraries provides access to a wide range of books, online and digital resources to support both learning and leisure.

  • Cross-curricular
  • Early Years
  • English
  • Further Education
  • Key Stage Four
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Languages
  • Northumberland
  • Northumberland County Council
    County Hall
    Morpeth
    Northumberland NE61 2EF.
  • 01670 620 188
  • Website
  • Email

The Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre

​The Sill is the UK’s National Landscape Discovery Centre in Northumberland National Park, bringing the landscape of Northumberland to life via exhibitions and a fully accessible Whin Sill grassland roof. The Sill also hosts a brand new YHA Youth Hostel.

  • Cross-curricular
  • Geography
  • History
  • Northumberland
  • Science
  • Artsmark partner
  • The Sill
    Bardon Mill
    Hexham NE47 7AN
  • 01434 341 200
  • Website
  • Email

Changing Relations CIC

​A combined arts organisation, Changing Relations offers workshops, talks and projects for all abilities, supporting young people’s attainment of Arts Award, while linking to many curriculum areas. As an Artsmark Partner, it offers schools a programme that encourages engagement in modern issues.

  • County Durham
  • Cross-curricular
  • SMSC
  • Artsmark partner
  • Pod Studios
    42 Market Place
    Bishop Auckland
    DL14 7PB
  • 07812 397 659
  • Website
  • Email