Tynedale Council Museums Service
Dept of Leisure & Tourism
dentral admin office
Staff manage Hexham Old Gaol (Border History Museum and Border library), Hexham Moothall (Art Gallery, Court Room/education room, Lockhart Room - community use) and Hexham House of Correction. Assistance is provided to heritage sites and groups in the district, including production of displays, educational assistance, website presence, etc. Outreach service to district education providers/lifelong learning groups.
Closed for major refurbishment, reopening Spring 2005
To be confirmed
- Museums Association
Local history collections relating to district.
Collections relating to crime and punishment. collections relating to Border Reivers.
Butler Trust Border Library collection - strengths in music, ballads and border history.
Archaeology, Archives, Law and Order, Music, Social History