Opening times

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 11am - 4pm
  • Thursday 11am - 4pm
  • Friday 11am - 4pm
  • Saturday 11am - 4pm
  • Sunday 11am - 4pm
More information

Opening times

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 11am - 4pm
  • Thursday 11am - 4pm
  • Friday 11am - 4pm
  • Saturday 11am - 4pm
  • Sunday 11am - 4pm
More information

Opening times

  • Monday 10am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 10am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 10am - 5pm
  • Thursday 10am - 5pm
  • Friday 10am - 5pm
  • Saturday 10am - 5pm
  • Sunday Closed
More information

Opening times

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 10am - 4pm
  • Thursday 10am - 4pm
  • Friday 10am - 4pm
  • Saturday 10am - 4pm
  • Sunday 10am - 4pm
More information

Some of our museums are now running on summer opening times. To find out more, visit the Opening Times page.

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Preventative Conservation Day: Agents of Decay

Special event

Sun 13th January, Woodhorn Museum

Sessions will run 10am-12pm and 1pm-4pm Normal membership prices apply but once on site event is FREE

Special Potion and UV Light activity!
Find out about what bugs are eating your stuff!

Join the collections team at Woodhorn Museum and learn about the different agents of decay and how they affect our historical collections.

There will be an opportunity to see what lurks on the surface of your hands using our special potion and UV light.  The session also shows examples of decaying objects and what has been eating them.

Once you have purchased your Membership to enter the Museum, the session is FREE

*Children can take part but need to be supervised by an adult and have permission to use glitter bug potion

Sessions will run 10am-12pm and 1pm-4pm

Museum Address

Woodhorn Museum
Queen Elizabeth II Country Park
Ashington
Northumberland
NE63 9YF

Opening Times

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 10am - 4pm
  • Thursday 10am - 4pm
  • Friday 10am - 4pm
  • Saturday 10am - 4pm
  • Sunday 10am - 4pm

Some of our museums are now running on summer opening times. To find out more, visit the Opening Times page.

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