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Hadrian's Cavalry: Great North Museum


A cavalry trooper projected a powerful image. Their appearance reflected the power of the Roman Empire as well as the man behind the mask. For the very first time, two bronze Ribchester-style Helmets are being displayed together, including the famous 'Ribchester Helmet' from the British Museum, London

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Free, donations welcome. No booking required


8th April - 10th September 2017

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Highlights of the new museum include a large-scale, interactive model of Hadrian's Wall. Major new displays showcasing the wonder and diversity of the natural world, spectacular objects from Ancient Greece and mummies from Ancient Egypt, as well as a plan...


0191 208 6765

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Barras Bridge
Newcastle upon Tyne

Opening Hours:

Monday 10am - 5pm
Tuesday 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 10am - 5pm
Thursday 10am - 5pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm
Sunday 11am - 4pm


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