Set to be the biggest event in England in 2018, the Great Exhibition of the North is a summer of amazing exhibits, inspired technology, vibrant street performance, cutting edge culture and magical experiences in NewcastleGateshead.
This once in a lifetime, must-see event is free and family-friendly. Opening with the spectacular ‘Get North’ event on Friday 22 June, it finishes in style with the world-famous Great North Run and the powerful ‘Creating the Future’ closing weekend on the 8th and 9th September.
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Set against the magnificent backdrop of Auckland Castle in County Durham, Kynren begins at sunset and ends in starlight, 90 minutes of enthralling live-action family entertainment. Viewed from an 8,000 seater ampi-theatre this vast spectacular open-air live show immerses you in an epic journey through 2,000 years of British history. An emotional roller-coaster, delivered by a cast of 1500, encompassing 29 scenes from medieval jousting to Viking invasions, amid pyrotechnics and with a blockbuster worthy original score! A world class show, unique to the UK.
We’re delighted to offer a 25% discount applicable to the purchase of our Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum tickets.
Discount is not applicable to our Diamond ticket type or any elements of car-parking/shuttle. To redeem this offer customers should quote/apply the discount code, which will be supplied when you book accommodation, when booking. Tickets can be purchased from 1st February 2018
For performance dates and ticket prices (subject to change prior to February as a price a review is underway)Visit Kynren website
Be Amazed, Be Inspired, Be part of History at Beamish.
Experience amazing sights, sounds, smells and delicious tastes as the past comes to life at Beamish, The Living Museum if the North. Step back in time to discover life in North East England in the early 1800s, early 1900s and 1940s. Explore the 350-acre site at this multi-award winning museum, taste traditional food from a coal-fired range, hop on board a tram or steam train and play schoolyard games together – this really is hands-on history.
25% discount on Beamish Unlimited Pass
From 22nd June to 9th September 2018 only, receive a 25% discount on an individual Unlimited Pass at Beamish, The Living Museum of the North. You must show a copy of your email accommodation booking confirmation at Admissions to qualify, clearly showing that your stay is during the above dates. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other discount/concession, is not transferable and not redeemable for cash. It is not valid on the purchase of day/evening event tickets, family Unlimited Passes or online ticket purchases. Beamish Unlimited Passes are not transferable to any other person and Passes must only be used by the named Beamish Unlimited Pass holder. Beamish Museum reserves the right to refuse admission.Visit Beamish website
Alnwick Castle and Gardens
A realm of adventure. Alnwick Castle is one of Britain’s most iconic castles — a day out to fire the imagination.Visit Alnwick Castle website
The Alnwick Garden is home to one of the worlds largest wooden tree houses and the Poison Garden. A perfect family day out in Northumberland.Visit Alnwick Garden website
Receive a 20% discount on an individual entry to Alnwick Castle and Gardens.
Available from 22nd June to 9th September 2018 only. You must show a copy of your email accommodation booking confirmation at Admissions to qualify, clearly showing that your stay is during the above dates. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other discount/concession, is not transferable and not redeemable for cash.