Nights (and days) on the Toon (Newcastle) Beamish Shops

You can go into all the old shops in Beamish.  Here’s a few pics; Even the prices were right! The assistant in the Co Op was a lovely German student, who spoke excellent English and was very informative!  All the food labels are printed from the original! All the buildings are amazing, and the PrintContinue reading “Nights (and days) on the Toon (Newcastle) Beamish Shops”

Beamish – More pics from the Open Air Museum!

Still continuing with the pics from our Newcastle trip and more pictures of Beamish the open air museum set n the rolling countryside of County Durham.  We stopped off here on our way back to Manchester.  Although we spent most of the day there, we didn’t see half of the place, – it’s just vastContinue reading “Beamish – More pics from the Open Air Museum!”

Nights (and Days) on the Toon (Newcastle):Yet Still Beaming about Beamish!

Continuing with our visit to Beamish, the open air museum, set in 300 acres of County Durham countryside………………………. Beamish step inside these houses It was all aboard the tram to see the town.  All the buildings are real, the houses are real houses and you can go into them and the shops.  Inside are peopleContinue reading “Nights (and Days) on the Toon (Newcastle):Yet Still Beaming about Beamish!”

Days (and Nights) on the Toon (Newcastle); Still Beaming from visiting Beamish!

On the way back from our Newcastle trip, we just had to drop off at Beamish.  Beamish is an open air museum dedicated to portraying the history of working class people of the North East. Set in 300 acres of countryside in County Durham, Beamish is a time travel trip – backwards!  We’ve always wanted to go, and we wasn’tContinue reading “Days (and Nights) on the Toon (Newcastle); Still Beaming from visiting Beamish!”