Monkwearmouth Station Museum

Monkwearmouth Station Museum

Museum closed 31 March 2017
Enquiries should be directed to Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens
Tel. 0191 561 2323

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Opening hours

Museum is closed

Admission charges


This museum has a Designated Collection of national importance.

The collections at Monkwearmouth all relate to transport. They include the contents of the 1866 booking office and rolling stock such as guard's and goods waggon, in the sidings. There is a collection of printed material, photographs and models relating to railways, particularly those in Tyne & Wear. Sunderland Corporation Transport is also represented, and there is a significant collection of bicycles.

Collection details

Land Transport

Key artists and exhibits

  • Designated Collection

Monkwearmouth Station Museum
North Bridge Street
Tyne and Wear


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