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Wednesday 23 August 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   50p per trail, plus museum admission. No need to book, just drop in.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Super Scientist! Museum Trail

Search for scientific objects in our displays and win a small prize.

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.70, Conc. £5.40, Young Person (4-18) £4.55, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £14.55, Family tickets (2 adults + children) £19.40. Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Titanic: Honour and Glory

Titanic has become the most famous ocean liner in the world: from her conception to her premature demise, the Titanic legend continues. With this exciting touring exhibition we explore this famous ship, her sister ships and their owners, the White Star Line, as well as revealing the local links of some of its passengers. Titanic: Honour & Glory is a must for all ages fascinated by this endlessly compelling story.

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.70, Conc. £5.40, Young Person (4-18) £4.55, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £14.55, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £19.40, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
On Board the Titanic Trail

You are a passenger boarding this 'ship of dreams'. Discover what life was like on board and meet some of the famous characters until disaster strikes! Trail available daily 10am-4.30pm from 1 April to 24 September 2017 as part of Titanic: Honour & Glory exhibition on show on the same dates.

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.15, Concession £3.95, Young person (4-18) £3.30, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £10.60, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £14.10, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.00


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
A Picture Perfect Trail!

Olive has a new assistant who is a bit forgetful and has left some of her camera equipment around the museum. Can you help find it before an important visitor comes to have their portrait taken?

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.15, Conc. £3.95, Young person (4-18) £3.30, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £10.60, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £14.10, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.00


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Monsters and Mini-Beasts

Discover the monsters of prehistory and meet some modern mini-beasts at our creepy crawly handling session. Family drop-in event 10am-12.30pm & 1pm-3.30pm

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free with museum admission. Adults £4.35 Concessions £4.15 Children £3.50 Family 1 Adult + all children £11.10 Family 2 Adults + all children £14.80


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Where’s My Mummy?!

Become an Egyptologist and take on our Ancient Egyptian trail to win a small prize.

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.70, Conc. £5.40, Young Person (4-18) £4.55, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £14.55, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £19.40, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Sea Monsters Day!

Discover the world of sea monsters, from sailors myths of giant monsters of the seas to the real life beasties you can find locally along our coasts!

Wednesday 23 August 2017
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: None - None   10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Adults £5.70,Conc £5.40,Children £4.40, Family one adult all children £14.00, Family 2 adults all children £18.70. Pop in for a pound after 3.30pm


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Cecil Aldin - The Art of Black Beauty

An exhibition of beautiful watercolours by Cecil Aldin who was commissioned by Jarrold & Sons to illustrate the 1912 edition of Anna Sewell’s much loved classic novel. Thirteen paintings depict scenes from the book, and have rarely been exhibited. The exhibition is free with museum admission and throughout the school summer holidays there are family activities.

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Standard admission prices apply.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Workhouse Cluedo

Become a Workhouse Detective and solve the mystery of the missing candlestick. Explore the new Voices from the Workhouse displays and discover what life was like for the inmates. Meet a pop-up pauper as an extra special activity on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday who will be able to tell you more about life in the Workhouse and they may even need your help!

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Pirates and Seafarers

Join us for a summer of nautical fun. Navigate around deep sea monsters and desert islands, snap a seafaring selfie, make your own knotty sailor wristband,create a decoration for the admiral's hat, and more. Activities and times may vary. Please note that these activities are Monday to Saturday only.

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: 10:30 - 11:30  
Price:   free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Singalong-a-Shanty

Part of the Pirates and Seafarers summer programme. Join us for a nautical sing-along as we celebrate the musical culture of sailors.

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Elizabethan House
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.00, Conc. £4.75, Young person (4-18) £4.00, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £12.80, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £17.00, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.00


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Creature Comforts

A celebration of cuddly toys and their stories. On show from Friday 21st July until Tuesday 5th September 2017 (closed Saturdays). From threadbare bunnies to a teddy bears' picnic, this family friendly exhibition explores the bond between a toy and its owner.

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 23 August 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Included in admission price.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Treasure Trove Tales

Meet our own female pirate and join her on a swashbuckling adventure; short storytelling and drama activities for all ages.

Thursday 24 August 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 24 August 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Sword School for Seafarers

Try daring 19th century cutlass moves, and practice battle tactics with our expert swordsman. Ages 5+

Thursday 24 August 2017
Elizabethan House
Date:
Thursday 24 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.00, Conc. £4.75, Young person (4-18) £4.00, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £12.80, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £17.00, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.00


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Creature Comforts

A celebration of cuddly toys and their stories. On show from Friday 21st July until Tuesday 5th September 2017 (closed Saturdays). From threadbare bunnies to a teddy bears' picnic, this family friendly exhibition explores the bond between a toy and its owner.

Thursday 24 August 2017
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Thursday 24 August 2017
Times: 10:30 - 12:00   10.30am - 12pm
Price:   FREE


01603 629127
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Dementia friendly visits

Are you supporting someone living with dementia? Come along together to one of our FREE friendly tours of the museum with our specially trained staff. We’ll introduce you to some of the best bits of the museum to provoke memories and chat, and there’ll be tea and biscuits. Tours are free, but please call first to tell us you’re coming.

Thursday 24 August 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 24 August 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Pirates and Seafarers

Join us for a summer of nautical fun. Navigate around deep sea monsters and desert islands, snap a seafaring selfie, make your own knotty sailor wristband,create a decoration for the admiral's hat, and more. Activities and times may vary. Please note that these activities are Monday to Saturday only.

Thursday 24 August 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Thursday 24 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Standard admission prices apply.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Workhouse Cluedo

Become a Workhouse Detective and solve the mystery of the missing candlestick. Explore the new Voices from the Workhouse displays and discover what life was like for the inmates. Meet a pop-up pauper as an extra special activity on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday who will be able to tell you more about life in the Workhouse and they may even need your help!

Thursday 24 August 2017
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Thursday 24 August 2017
Times: None - None   10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Adults £5.70,Conc £5.40,Children £4.40, Family one adult all children £14.00, Family 2 adults all children £18.70. Pop in for a pound after 3.30pm


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Cecil Aldin - The Art of Black Beauty

An exhibition of beautiful watercolours by Cecil Aldin who was commissioned by Jarrold & Sons to illustrate the 1912 edition of Anna Sewell’s much loved classic novel. Thirteen paintings depict scenes from the book, and have rarely been exhibited. The exhibition is free with museum admission and throughout the school summer holidays there are family activities.

Thursday 24 August 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 24 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free with museum admission. Adults £4.35 Concessions £4.15 Children £3.50 Family 1 Adult + all children £11.10 Family 2 Adults + all children £14.80


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Where’s My Mummy?!

Become an Egyptologist and take on our Ancient Egyptian trail to win a small prize.

Thursday 24 August 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Thursday 24 August 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.15, Concession £3.95, Young person (4-18) £3.30, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £10.60, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £14.10, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.00


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
A Picture Perfect Trail!

Olive has a new assistant who is a bit forgetful and has left some of her camera equipment around the museum. Can you help find it before an important visitor comes to have their portrait taken?

Thursday 24 August 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Thursday 24 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.70, Conc. £5.40, Young Person (4-18) £4.55, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £14.55, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £19.40, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
On Board the Titanic Trail

You are a passenger boarding this 'ship of dreams'. Discover what life was like on board and meet some of the famous characters until disaster strikes! Trail available daily 10am-4.30pm from 1 April to 24 September 2017 as part of Titanic: Honour & Glory exhibition on show on the same dates.

Thursday 24 August 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Thursday 24 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.70, Conc. £5.40, Young Person (4-18) £4.55, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £14.55, Family tickets (2 adults + children) £19.40. Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Titanic: Honour and Glory

Titanic has become the most famous ocean liner in the world: from her conception to her premature demise, the Titanic legend continues. With this exciting touring exhibition we explore this famous ship, her sister ships and their owners, the White Star Line, as well as revealing the local links of some of its passengers. Titanic: Honour & Glory is a must for all ages fascinated by this endlessly compelling story.

Thursday 24 August 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 24 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   50p per trail, plus museum admission. No need to book, just drop in.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Super Scientist! Museum Trail

Search for scientific objects in our displays and win a small prize.

Friday 25 August 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Friday 25 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   50p per trail, plus museum admission. No need to book, just drop in.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Super Scientist! Museum Trail

Search for scientific objects in our displays and win a small prize.

Friday 25 August 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 25 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.70, Conc. £5.40, Young Person (4-18) £4.55, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £14.55, Family tickets (2 adults + children) £19.40. Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Titanic: Honour and Glory

Titanic has become the most famous ocean liner in the world: from her conception to her premature demise, the Titanic legend continues. With this exciting touring exhibition we explore this famous ship, her sister ships and their owners, the White Star Line, as well as revealing the local links of some of its passengers. Titanic: Honour & Glory is a must for all ages fascinated by this endlessly compelling story.

Friday 25 August 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 25 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.70, Conc. £5.40, Young Person (4-18) £4.55, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £14.55, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £19.40, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
On Board the Titanic Trail

You are a passenger boarding this 'ship of dreams'. Discover what life was like on board and meet some of the famous characters until disaster strikes! Trail available daily 10am-4.30pm from 1 April to 24 September 2017 as part of Titanic: Honour & Glory exhibition on show on the same dates.

Friday 25 August 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Friday 25 August 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.15, Concession £3.95, Young person (4-18) £3.30, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £10.60, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £14.10, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.00


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
A Picture Perfect Trail!

Olive has a new assistant who is a bit forgetful and has left some of her camera equipment around the museum. Can you help find it before an important visitor comes to have their portrait taken?

Friday 25 August 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Friday 25 August 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free with museum admission. Adults £4.35 Concessions £4.15 Children £3.50 Family 1 Adult + all children £11.10 Family 2 Adults + all children £14.80


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Where’s My Mummy?!

Become an Egyptologist and take on our Ancient Egyptian trail to win a small prize.

Friday 25 August 2017
The Tolhouse
Date:
Friday 25 August 2017
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £3.80, Conc. £3.60, Young Person (4-18) £3.05, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £9.70, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £12.90, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.00


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Catapults & Castles!

Battle plans at the ready! Make your own catapults and see if you can break the castle barricades to get to the treasure inside!