What's on

There is always something to see and do in Sunderland; take part in our programme of events and festivals, many of which are free!

What's on today? What's on this week?

E.g., 17/02/2019
E.g., 17/02/2019
30/03/2019
Botanical Drawing Classes Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens, Saturday 30 March & Saturday 27 April, 10.30AM – 3.30PM Enjoy a full day class with WEA tutor Jane Wolfenden to explore line,...
06/04/2019
Illuminate Science Family Day Easter Break at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens Saturday 6 April   Families are also welcome to visit the exhibition during their visit for £2.50 per adult. Under...
Lego Brick Duck
06/04/2019 to 06/05/2019
The much-loved trail and workshops return! See giant LEGO sculptures sitting alongside their real-life cousins and meet three brilliant new models. Explore the wetlands as you complete a fun trail...
08/04/2019 to 10/04/2019
Little Inventors: Unleash Your Inner Leonardo Easter Fun at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens Monday 8 & Wednesday 10 April 11am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 3pm If Leonardo da Vinci was alive...
The Time Machine
11/04/2019
Dyad Productions Presents: The Time Machine 2018: In this age of uncertainty, where the shadows of tyranny, intolerance and war darken the path into tomorrow, how much time do we have left? If...
12/04/2019
The annual 'Walk for Autism' is back on Friday 12th April 2019! Join the North East Autism Society for their 1-mile walk at Herrington Country Park, as they celebrate autism acceptance. The event...
12/04/2019
Little Inventors Makers Day Easter Fun at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens Friday 12 April, 11am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 3pm Create your own invention ideas and have a go at making them into 3...
13/04/2019
Spectroscopic Analysis of Medieval Ink Pigments: Look But Don’t Touch & Telescopes: From early Infants to Modern Giants Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens, Saturday 13 April, 2pm – 4pm These...

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L.S. Lowry spent his holidays in Sunderland at Seaburn, painting scenes of the coast, port and coal mines. The city is the home to one of the best collections of L.S. Lowry paintings in England.

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