Step into life in a North East town in years past. Beamish is a world famous open air museum, telling the story of life in North East England during the 1820s, 1900s and 1940s. Explore the 1900s Town and see how families lived and worked in the years leading up to the First World War. Discover how life was on the Home Front during the Second World War. Look out for the Land Girls and the Home Guard! See what’s cooking in the pit cottages, practise your handwriting in the school and visit the chapel. Don’t forget to say hello to the pit ponies in their stables! ... and much more besides. An amazing day out, time and time again. Pay once and visit free for a year - Beamish unlimited.