Tynedale Council Museums Service

Tynedale Council Museums Service
Dept of Leisure and Tourism
Prospect House
Hexham
Northumberland
NE46 3NH
England

Website

E-mail

staff office

museum@tynedale.gov.uk

Telephone

staff office

01434 652351

Fax

dentral admin office

01434 652425

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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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.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

Closed for major refurbishment, reopening Spring 2005

Admission charges

To be confirmed

Discounts

  • 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.

Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Law and Order, Music, Social History

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