Opening times

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 11am - 4pm
  • Thursday 11am - 4pm
  • Friday 11am - 4pm
  • Saturday 11am - 4pm
  • Sunday 11am - 4pm
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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 9.30am - 5pm
  • Tuesday 9.30am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 9.30am - 5pm
  • Thursday 9.30am - 5pm
  • Friday 9.30am - 5pm
  • Saturday 9.30am - 5pm
  • Sunday Closed
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Opening times

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 10am - 4pm
  • Thursday 10am - 4pm
  • Friday 10am - 4pm
  • Saturday 10am - 4pm
  • Sunday 10am - 4pm
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Some of our museums are now running on summer opening times. To find out more, visit the Opening Times page.

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Spotlight Tour: Hexham Old Gaol

Tours and talks

Daily, Hexham Old Gaol

2pm

Discover the story of the Gaol, its gruesome stories and colourful characters on a short, family friendly tour.

Learn more about the history of the Old Gaol on a free Spotlight Tour: Hexham Old Gaol

Have you ever wondered why they built a Gaol in 14th Century Hexham? Or even how the prisoners were looked after? Join one of our Customer Hosts at 2pm everyday for a brilliant bite-size tour which will introduce you to the history of Hexham Old Gaol; the gaoler, the prisoners, the harsh punishments and terrible conditions.

This experience is included at no additional cost as part of your Museums Northumberland Annual Membership where children can visit for free.

Museum Address

Hall Gate,
Hexham,
Northumberland,
NE46 1XD

Opening Times

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