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Dorman Museum

Housing the history of Middlesbrough, its industries and famous residents
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The museum houses the largest public collections worldwide of locally made Linthorpe Art Pottery and designs by Dr Christopher Dresser.

The Dorman also offers a great range of permanent display galleries to captivate visitors of all ages, from space to Middlesbrough through time.

For refreshments, check out the Victorian-style Dressers Tearoom, and for a perfect souvenir of your visit, don’t miss the museum shop, which sells exclusive Dresser merchandise.

Additional facilities include an education suite.

A colourful display of Linthorpe Art Pottery at the Dorman Museum

Linthorpe Art Pottery

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3 Upcoming Events at Dorman Museum

Cherry Valentine

21st September 2021 - 31st October 2021

Cherry Valentine

Dorman Museum

A costume display of outfits designed, created and worn by Cherry Valentine

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Mini Pride at the Dorman Museum

26th October 2021 - 11:00am - 3:00pm

Mini Pride at the Dorman Museum

Dorman Museum

Celebrate everything that's unique and wonderful about families at Mini Pride!

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Wow Said the Owl

8th December 2021 - 27th February 2022

Wow Said the Owl

Dorman Museum

A colourful and interactive exhibition based on the bestselling book for children under 5

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