Egyptology Galleries at the
Great North Museum

Great North Museum, Newcastle 

Long-term loan

Recommend this exhibition

The new Great North Museum incorporates collections from the Hancock Museum, Newcastle University’s Museum of Antiquities, the Shefton Museum and the Hatton Gallery.

Highlights of the new museum include a large-scale, interactive model of Hadrian's Wall, major new displays showing the wonder and diversity of the animal and plant kingdoms, a planetarium, a life-size T-Rex dinosaur skeleton and a substantial loan of Egyptian objects from the British Museum.

Painted wooden model showing bakers at work, Egypt, Middle Kingdom.