The Laing Art Gallery has something for young as well as the old. With a permanent collection containing sculpture by Henry Moore and landscapes by John Martin down to an Under Fives area where kids can discover and enjoy art.
New Bridge Street, NE1 8AG : Open Mon-Sat 10am to 5pm, Sun 2pn to 5pm, Closed 25,26 December and 1 January. Admission : Free
The Discovery Museum is a great day out where you will learn all about life in Newcastle and the north east. With a huge collection of interactive exhibits you can discover all about fashion, maritime history, science and technology and the different eras of military history.
Blandford Square, NE1 4JA : Open Mon-Sat 10am to 5pm, Sun 2pn to 5pm, Closed 25,26 December and 1 January. Admission : Free
The Centre for Life is an educational charity. It houses exhibitions that are designed to educate the visitor about different aspects of human life. Find out how we have evolved, how we live in extreme environments and what may lay ahead for human life in the future.
Times Square, NE1 4EP : Open Mon-Sat 10am to 6pm, Sun 11am to 6pm, Closed 25,26 December and 1 January. Admission : Adults £8, Children £5.85, Under 5's Free, Concessions £6.95, Family Ticket £24.20