The Northeast Sights

Advertisement

Guidebooks

Discovery Museum Review

Reconstructed streets and homes lead you from Roman times to the present day in this engaging museum. Kids will like its interactive approach to teaching Newcastle's history, and history buffs will be most thrilled by galleries showing off the town's maritime and industrial achievements, including the Turbinia. Built in 1894, it was once the fastest ship in the world, and the first to be powered by steam turbines.

Updated: 04-29-2013

Fodorite Reviews

Be the first to review this property

Advertisement

View more trip reports

  • Madrid and London

    Hi to All, As usual, I'm starting my TR ahead of the trip (about a month) so others can gauge how much pre-planning they need. Read more

View more travel discussions

· News & Features

View more blog stories