TV antiques show Flog It! is to visit Boldon Auction Galleries next month.
The BBC1 programme, fronted by presenter Paul Martin, is to hold a fine art and antique auction on Wednesday, June 12.
A free valuation day will take place at the Discovery Museum, Newcastle, on Saturday.
Those who have items valued may be invited to put them in the auction, where experts will flog them, and they could appear on TV.
The valuation will take place from 9.30am to 4pm. No appointment is necessary.