Mediatheque at the Discovery Museum, Newcastle

Free for everyone to enjoy, the BFI Mediatheque offers more than 2000 complete films and TV programmes to watch, including more than 100 depicting life in Newcastle and the North East.

Discovery Museum is the ideal place to find out all about life on Tyneside and beyond, from the area’s renowned maritime history and world-changing science and technology right through to fashion through the years and military history. The museum is bursting with interactive displays, which makes it the perfect place to learn and have fun.

The BFI mediatheque is situated on the ground floor of Discovery, next to the Archive search rooms — just follow the ‘BFI Mediatheque’ signs.

For more information, visit the Discovery Museum website or call 0191 232 6789.

Opening hours

Monday 10:00 — 17:00
Tuesday 10:00 — 17:00
Wednesday 10:00 — 17:00
Thursday 10:00 — 17:00
Friday 10:00 — 17:00
Saturday 10:00 — 17:00
Sunday 14:00 — 17:00

Admission is free.

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