Address: Seven Stories, the national centre for children’s books, 30 Lime Street, Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle, NE1 2PQ
Phone Number: 0845 271 0777 ext 300
Opening Hours: Current opening times.
Seven Stories is the National centre for children’s books, a visitor attraction about children’s books in Newcastle city centre in Tyne and Wear.
Set in a Victorian mill with views over the river Ouseburn this indoor attraction is run as a charitable organisation and is set over seven floors. The centre has exhibits and activities including craft activities such as model making, collage making and drawing. The Mystery, Magic and Midnight feasts is an exhibition exploring the work of the popular children’s author Enid Blyton. There are also exhibitions of artwork including the work of illustrators and an exhibition about picture books. In the Artists Attic there are scheduled story readings set in a scene from a book. Children’s themed birthday parties catered for.
- Car parks nearby.
- Bookshop selling children’s books.
- Seven Stories Cafe serves cakes, snacks and drinks.
Open daily from 10am to 5pm (4pm Sundays and Bank Holidays).
Before you start your journey to Seven Stories for your day out, we recommend that you check their website or contact them to confirm opening times and admission prices.