Immerse yourself in artefacts and exhibits from across the Globe
Let us take you to ancient Egypt and back again to modern day Northumberland.
We’re proud to bring our visitors closer to unusual pieces from around the world, alongside our wonderful local artefacts.
Our collections include many internationally renowned pieces, spanning a range of vibrant cultures.
Experience some outstanding examples of Japanese and Chinese porcelain, Turkish tiles, Inuit pieces including seal skin models, Chinese Buddhist and Daoist shrine figures and Egyptian tomb figures and beads.
Don’t miss our vibrant Polynesian artefacts too such as carved figures, grass skirts and weaponry, or our fine collection of Delftware including vases and pewter tankards.
A firm favourite with all of our visitors, check out our impressive sets of Samurai armour and swords on your next visit.
Remember our experts are on hand to share the objects’ many stories and we can’t wait to welcome you soon
Please note that not all of the collections in the care of Museums Northumberland are on public display. If you’d like to see an object in the collections please get in touch with us using the online enquiry form.