What's on at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens

Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens

Events and exhibitions at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens.

Jurassic Gardens
26/04/2016 to 30/09/2016
Hidden amongst the lush vegetation of our indoor garden a whole series of amazing dinosaur models are waiting to be discovered. See a baby T Rex as it hatches from its giant egg, watch a stegosaurus...
A talk organised by the Friends of Sunderland Museum (FOSUMS) Saturday 9TH JULY at 2pm    Speaker: Elisabeth Adriana Langford Title of talk: "Childhood under Occupation" Elisabeth was born in Holland...
Join the members of the Sunderland branch of the Knitting and Crochet Guild in the Textile Traditions Gallery as they demonstrate traditional skills of knitting and crochet. Bring your own projects...
Snakes Alive!
16/07/2016 to 06/11/2016
Snakes Alive...a slither into a secretive life This exhibition delves into the fascinating life of snakes, bringing to light their beauty, mystery and amazing natural history. Using taxidermy,...
16/07/2016 to 30/08/2016
Snake Shows     16 July – 30 August 11am, 1pm & 2pm  Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays except 20 August Meet live snakes in this 45 minute interactive snake show with our resident reptile expert...
16/07/2016 to 04/09/2016
Slithering Snakes Hunt Saturday 16 July – Sunday 4 September Museum opening hours The snakes have escaped from the jungle and are hiding all over the Museum and Winter Gardens. Can you find all the...
Family Archaeology Day – The Anglo SaxonsWednesday 27 July 11am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 3pm (drop in) Join us for a day of digging for Anglo Saxon treasures in our sand trays. Help to decorate a...
Teddy Bear’s PicnicWednesday 10 August 12pm – 2pm (drop in) Join us for a Fairies and Pirates themed teddy bears picnic. Bring your picnic and a bear to the bandstand and join in free arts and crafts...


Did you know?

Roker Park has welcomed back the annual illuminations for the last two years. This popular event attracts thousands of families to the historical park to enjoy lit displays.


Wow! The looked fantastic last night and it sounds like was amazing too. https://t.co/BeIbQz3Rh4 5 hours 50 min ago
Major First World War commemoration event July 10; top quality film + family friendly activities: https://t.co/eThnM1qune 1 day 1 hour ago
RT : Going to see Beyoncé? Extra buses, special DaySaver and a direct X0 service from Newcastle: https://t.co/60jvtiak4M https://t.co/YRETFprlL5 1 day 7 hours ago
Timings for Beyoncé, in TODAY! Have a great time if you're going. https://t.co/tsOz0Egw3V 1 day 9 hours ago
And the action just keeps on coming in . , tonight, 8pm. https://t.co/LiUlQLFSoN 2 days 4 hours ago
Hurray, festival is back for another year! Taking place this weekend, there's something for everyone. https://t.co/pH3sZN5RSN 2 days 5 hours ago
Don't forget about the armed forces event taking place at Seaburn this weekend. Lots of family fun! https://t.co/VV7mpAQ1r3 5 days 1 hour ago
RT : Last few tkts available for at tonight by ...https://t.co/MmjqmRpHKJ https://t.co/fixuOjTEVY 5 days 23 hours ago
Looking very impressive down lots of big cranes for a very big concert! https://t.co/x27m4yCcTg 6 days 9 min ago
More pics of beautiful blue skies over sunny Sunderland... this time https://t.co/0h9d7KAMqp 6 days 3 hours ago
Another great day down at Seaburn, excellently captured. https://t.co/SUbFszd3cB 6 days 4 hours ago
It's a canny morning down at our Blue Flag award winning Seaburn beach... https://t.co/N0o0gzwMuh 1 week 6 hours ago
Who's heading for a spot of Edelweiss tonight then? It's for The Sound of Music https://t.co/BJi8e1rnah 1 week 23 hours ago
RT : Looking for somewhere to watch tonight's massive match? Well don't despair the is here! https://t.co/TqDZpe6ns5 1 week 2 days ago
Lots if family fun this weekend at Seaburn to celebrate our armed forces. https://t.co/sYWpj2dpwK 1 week 2 days ago


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