Seven Stories Touring Exhibitions

Seven Stories has been touring exhibitions since its inception in 1996 and has continued a touring programme since opening its Visitor Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne in 2005.  We are now dedicated to touring all of our exhibitions to a national audience.

If you are a Museum, Art Gallery or other venue that is interested in hosting one of our exhibitions, you can download our latest touring brochure by clicking here

To make an enquiry or discuss a booking, please contact the touring department by calling 0191 495 2707 or email


Click on the logos below to see images of the exhibitions that are currently for hire






Below is a list of venues where you can see Seven Stories Exhibitions, both now and in the future:

Judith Kerr: The Tiger Who Came to Tea

Celebrating 50 years of Britain’s best loved picture book with the National Trust.

Saturday 7 July – Sunday 2 September: Mottisfont, Hampshire
Saturday 8 September – Sunday 28 October 2018: Quarry Bank, Cheshire
Saturday 3 November – Sunday 6 January 2019: Acorn Bank, Cumbria

Saturday 12 January – Sunday 3 March: Blickling Estate, Norfolk
Saturday 9 March – Sunday 28 April: Gunby Hall, Lincolnshire
Saturday 4 May – Sunday 30 June: Belfast, County Antrim and County Down
Saturday July 6 July – Sunday 1 September 2019: Newark Park, Gloucestershire
Saturday 7 September – Sunday 3 November 2019: Bateman's, East Sussex
Saturday 9 November – Sunday 5 January 2020: Knole, Kent

Saturday 11 January – Sunday 1 March: Osterley Park, Middlesex
Saturday 7 March – Sunday 29 April: Dyffryn Gardens, Vale of Glamorgan

Michael Morpurgo, A Lifetime In Stories

The Dick Institute, Kilmarnock: August – Dec 2018

Leeds City Museum: Spring 2019

Burton at Bideford, Devon Summer 2019



Cooper Art Gallery, Barnsley: Saturday 30th June – Saturday 30th Sept 2018

Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery: February – April 2019

Beacon Museum, Whitehaven: 28th March - 28th June 2020


Comics! Explore and Create Comic Art with Seven Stories

Harris Museum, Preston: June – September 2018

Rheged: 8 February – 28 April 2019

Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron, Telford: June – Septmber 2019

The Dick Institute, Kilmarnock: September – Dec 2019

Dorset County Museum: June - September 2020


Time to Get Up! (Available for hire February 2019 to February 2021)

Beacon Museum, Whitehaven: 30th March - 283rd June 2019


David Almond Retrospective - working title (Available for Hire July 2019 - July 2021)

Enquire about hiring any of our exhibitions by contacting the touring department on  0191 4952707 or email