Step inside Newcastle University’s museum and prepare to embark on an adventure into the revolutionary North.
Explore the frontiers crossed by the North’s pioneers. Imagine infinite possibilities and reach for the stars as your mission takes an out-of-this-world turn.
Take your lead from Sheffield-born Helen Sharman who made history as the first Briton in space. How far will she inspire you to go?
Star items to spot along the way
- John Harrison, marine timekeeper H4, 1759
- Helen Sharman’s Zvezda Sokol space suit
- Anita Jeram, original illustration from ‘Guess How Much I Love You’
Venue: Great North Museum
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