Woodhorn Museum

<p>Woodhorn Museum offers a wide range of learning activities based on its unique collections, which are rooted in North East mining heritage.&nbsp;</p> <p>Explore original colliery buildings and machinery, which bear testament to the existence and importance of coal mining in the North East. Follow in the footsteps of a miner and his family in the Coal Town exhibition. Experience the evocative collection of art produced by The Pitmen Painters in the Ashington Group Art Gallery. Interrogate documentary evidence of deaths, disasters, strikes, and improvements in mining.&nbsp;</p> <p>Schools are offered a fantastic range of activities to support Arts Award or Artsmark, that shine a light on the region’s industrial and cultural heritage. All of these are delivered by an experienced education team.</p>

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  • Northumberland
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  • QEII Country Park, Ashington, NE63 9YF
  • 01670 624 474
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