The Customs House

The Customs House runs a variety of exciting and inspiring creative activities and events for young people, helping them achieve Arts Award at all levels and developing their talent. 

Young people can take part in the annual Takeover Festival, or become members of groups including filmmaking, youth theatre, and Pizza and Pencils.

Schools enjoy high quality in-school workshops, and projects supporting children
to think about creative professions, art, craft, and design.

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  • Art and design
  • Cross-curricular
  • Design and technology
  • Drama
  • English
  • History
  • Key Stage Four
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Out of school
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner

Visitor Information

  • Mill Dam, South Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE33 1ES
  • 0191 427 8188
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