Things to see & do
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- Step back into 1781, the year of Stephenson’s birth
- Tread on the same flagstones as young George
- Learn about the pioneering steam locomotive The Rocket
- Pop in for a snack as you cycle along the old Wylam wagon way
- Wander down to a tranquil stretch of the river Tyne
- Fascinating working class collection, from copper pots to proggy mats