Beamish Museum@beamish_museum

Beamish, the Living Museum of the North. This is our little slice of authentic vintage on Instagram!

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Beamish Museum

What an amazing day! Join us again tomorrow as the celebrations continue. We'll have performances from Hop, Skiffle and Jump, Journey Skiffle Folk and a Tea Dance with Graeme Scarlett! #1950s


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Today's the day!

Who will be joining us for the official opening of the welfare hall today?

Thanks to the money raised by National Lottery players, the Remaking Beamish project has been awarded £10.9m by The National Lottery Heritage Fund. #celebrate #1950s


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WE'RE SO EXCITED! 🎉🎉 Our 1950s welfare hall opens tomorrow!

Thanks to the money raised by National Lottery players, the #RemakingBeamish project has been awarded £10.9m by @heritagefunduk #1950s #1950sTown #TheFutureIsComing @formicagroupeu @countydurhamcf #Durham19


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Only 2 days to go until our 1950s welfare hall opens! Here’s a quick sneak peek as we get ready for the opening celebrations 🎉 #RemakingBeamish @heritagefunduk @formicagroupeu @countydurhamcf #Durham19 #1950s #TheFutureIsComing


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We've already welcomed our first early bird to the Sun Inn this morning! #pub #pint #earlybird #SunInn #morning #bird #birdsofinstagram


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We've enjoyed fantastic 50s fun at our welfare hall today with some of the people involved in the project ahead of the official opening this Saturday... only 4 days to go! 🥳🥳 Thanks to the money raised by #NationalLottery players, the #RemakingBeamish project has been awarded £10.9m by @heritagefunduk #1950s #1950sTown #nationallotteryheritagefund #Durham19


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How did you spend your #fathersday? This lovely family spent it playing with the Easington Colliery Band at the brass competition today...and also won Best March!


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Morris cars of all shapes and sizes have been making their way around the museum. Which one is your favourite?


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Beamish Museum

It’s time to practise those 50s hairdos, fashion your fedoras and dust off your petticoats, there’s only one week to go until the opening of our 1950s welfare hall! We hope you are as excited as we are! 🥳

http://www.beamish.org.uk/events/1950s-welfare-hall-opening-celebrations/


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Our Get Together Group at The 1940s Farm's Orchard Cottage has also been very busy baking and decorating cupcakes for @alzheimerssoc #CupcakeDay! #Cupcakes #CupcakeDecorating #Cupcake #CupcakeTime


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The Bakery Team has been busy making cupcakes in support of the @alzheimerssoc #CupcakeDay. They will be sale in the Bakery today and they taste delicious! #Bakery #BakeryLife #Cupcakes #CupcakeTime #CupcakeOfTheDay


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Looking out from Pockerley Old Hall over our Georgian landscape... it's a canny view! What's your favourite #view at Beamish? #georgian #landscape #instaview #gardens


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