The Word Tour- Heritage Open Days


This tour as part of Heritage Open Days will highlight the various exciting features of The Word including the brand new Dame Catherine Cookson exhibition, Wor Catherine: Fact and Fiction, which celebrates the life of the award-winning South Shields born author as well as the extremely popular Monsters! The Good, The Bad and The Cuddly exhibition.

There will be two tours of The Word which will take place on Thurs 6 September between 2-3pm and Fri 14 September between 11am-12noon.

Please note there is a maximum capacity of 12 people per tour. Booking is essential. To book email


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