The Late Shows 2018

Come and be a steward for the Late Shows 2018. This year they are on the weekend of 18th and 19th May. Recruitment for the Late Shows Steward Role will begin around the end of February, please come back to find out more.


The Late Shows events steward »

The Late Shows are back! Become one of the Late Shows volunteer team for Newcastle and Gatesheads' biggest night-time culture crawl.

The Great Exhibition of the North

Be part of the largest event in England in 2018 and join a team of 1,000 passionate and enthusiastic volunteers over the 80-day, once in a lifetime event. Find out more and sign up here


Get North Volunteer programme »

We are calling out to passionate and enthusiastic people to extend the Great Exhibition of the North team to deliver our ambitious plans, and be part of this extraordinary summer of events in NewcastleGateshead

Just a Minute

Challenges you can complete in minutes


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We want to hear from you!

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Follow us on Twitter to join the cultural conversation and stay in the know.

Give a Day or Two

Dedicate a day or two to volunteering


Shipley Community Garden Easter egg cup making and egg hunt »

On Saturday 24th March 2018 we are inviting families to come along to the Shipley to make clay egg cups, bunting for the garden and take part in a chocolate Easter Egg hunt too.

Digital butterfly wall promoter »

As a visitor to the GNM you will have noticed butterfly wall. We pleased to announce our new digital butterfly wall. And we would like you to promoted it on site

Regular Help

Weekly and monthly volunteer roles


Waggonway Tearoom Catering Assistant »

The Waggonway Tea Rooms is a new volunteer run establishment at Stephenson Railway Museum. We are looking to establish a team of volunteers to be catering assistants in the 'Waggonway Tearoom'

Shipley Community Garden »

We need keen gardeners or people with an interest in horticulture to give a day a week to help us run this space.

Hour or Two

Spend a morning or afternoon with us


Write a review »

Enjoyed an exhibition? Wowed by a workshop? Spread the word by writing a review.

Donate your junk! »

We need your recyclables and old, useless tech!

School Work Experience

This is aimed at School Age people, only, who require work experience from their school. School Work Experience students are now welcome to apply for a week with TWAM. Please click to see availability and apply.

Do it Together

Volunteer with family and friends


Family Photographers »

Share a photo of your family's visit to the museum!