Beamish Museum: Entrance area

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The entrance to Beamish Museum is on the south side of the site. The main vehicle entrance is through an arch, north into a large parking area. The entrance buildings are on the car park's north side, the other side of which is a stop on the tramway, which is at the bottom of its oval layout.

Entrance arch[edit]

  • A former steam hammer, nicknamed "Tiny Tim", it was donated to the museum by the English Steel Corporation in 1966.
Object location 54° 52′ 45.68″ N, 1° 39′ 29.82″ W Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap. View all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap - Google Earth info

Car parking[edit]

Coach parking[edit]

Chaldron wagon & steps[edit]

  • Mounted at the top of the steps from the car park down to the entrance
Object location 54° 52′ 53.1″ N, 1° 39′ 31.15″ W Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap. View all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap - Google Earth info

Entrance buildings[edit]

Main block[edit]

Object location 54° 52′ 54.04″ N, 1° 39′ 30.93″ W Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap. View all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap - Google Earth info

Interior[edit]

Tram stop[edit]

See Beamish Museum: Tramway#Entrance