Great North Museum: Hancock

Great North Museum Hancock
Barras Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4PT

Tel 0191 222 6765 /

See a large-scale, interactive model of Hadrian’s Wall, new displays showing the wonder and diversity of the animal and plant kingdoms, spectacular objects from the ancient Greeks and mummies from ancient Egypt, a planetarium and a life-size T-Rex dinosaur skeleton.

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