Record visitor numbers for Beamish

Record visitor numbers for Beamish

Beamish Museum welcomed a record-breaking 747,651 visitors last year – up by 11%.

Staff are celebrating after breaking the 700,000 visitors’ milestone for the first time in the museum’s 46-year history. The news rounds off an amazing year for the open-air museum, which was awarded £10.9million by the Heritage Lottery Fund for its Remaking Beamish project, to feature a 1950s Town, farm and Georgian coaching inn.


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Published: 25, January, 2017

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