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Following its huge success in 2018, Behind the Seams is returning to Preston Park Museum this autumn, with a new selection of iconic costumes to admire.

Featuring 30 costumes from some of the most well-known Hollywood and TV blockbusters including:

  • The Crown
  • Fantastic Beasts
  • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
  • It’s a Sin
  • Judy
  • Rocket Man
  • Shakespeare in Love
  • James Bond

Behind the Seams will bring together a largely new collection of costumes, while the popular dress and shoes from The Red Shoes and the Queen’s Coronation dress from The Crown will be making a return.

The exhibition explores the stories behind the outfits and their creators, Angels Costumes – the world’s longest established and largest professional costume house.

Early booking is recommended.

Opening Times

Open Tuesday to Sunday, 10am - 4pm (last admission 3.30pm). Open Monday during local school and bank holidays. See for Christmas opening times.


Adult £5
Concession | Child £3
Under 3s Free
On the day you will also need to purchase a museum ticket or show a valid annual museum pass to visit Behind the Seams


Address: Preston Park Museum & Grounds, Yarm Road, Stockton-on-Tees, UK

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