Opening times

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

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

Opening times

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

Make and do

Every Wednesday, Woodhorn Museum

11am - 2.15pm (every Wednesday 26th July - 30th August) Included with Annual Pass admission

Go on a bug and bloom safari around Woodhorn and see what wildlife you can find. Our Learning team will help identify your discoveries.

Every Wednesday of the Northumberland School Holidays, join our Learning Team and take part in these free, family friendly activities throughout the day.

Dates: Wednesday 26th July, 2nd August, 9th August, 16th August, 23rd August and 30th August

Drop In – no need to pre-book!

11am – 11.45am: Bug and Bloom Hunt

Go on a bug and bloom safari around Woodhorn and see what wildlife you can find. Our Learning team will help identify your discoveries. Please meet at the Pit Yard Play Area at 11am. In the event of very bad weather an alternative ‘Woodhorn Wildflowers’ craft activity will be provided.

12noon – 12.45pm: Bug Mask Making

Make your own bug mask and imagine life as a tiny insect! Our Learning Team will be on hand to help you create your mask. Drop-in craft activity taking place upstairs in the museum.

1.30pm – 2.15pm: Bug & Bloom Hunt

Go on a bug and bloom safari around Woodhorn and see what wildlife you can find. Our Learning team will help identify your discoveries. Please meet at the Pit Yard Play Area at 1.30pm. In the event of very bad weather an alternative ‘Woodhorn Wildflowers’ craft activity will be provided.

Wild Wednesdays‘ are free as part of our Annual Pass where adults pay once, and kids go free. Donations welcome. You can buy your Annual Pass admission online before your visit or when you arrive at the museum. Please arrive in plenty of time so you don’t miss the start of the activity. 

This activity is supported by our Age UK Volunteer Gardening Group, Northumberland County Council and Arts Council England. 

Museum Address

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

Opening Times

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