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Thursday 05 May 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 05 May 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Flint Rocks! Exhibition

Everything you ever wanted to know about flint but were afraid to ask. From fossils to flakes and soldiers to strike-a-lights, this exhibition throws light on this very versatile stone. Discover the people who worked and used it, and find out about flint’s Japanese cousin, obsidian.

Thursday 05 May 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 05 May 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Art of the Mart: Savages, Famous Fairground Makers of Lynn Exhibition

The story of King’s Lynn’s iconic creators of merry-go-rounds – including a close look at the art, craft and design of the fairground.

Thursday 05 May 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Thursday 05 May 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £4.40 Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Halfway to Paradise: The Birth of British Rock

Harry Hammond was Britain's leading showbiz photographer for nearly two decades. Starting in the late 1940s, he captured the definitive images of virtually every leading British musician, as well as many visiting American artists. From Tommy Steele to the Beatles and Shirley Bassey to Dusty Springfield, Harry Hammond captured the emergence of the British rock 'n' rollers. This exhibition promises to take visitors on a journey back to the birth of British rock through photographs from the collections of the V&A.

Thursday 05 May 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 05 May 2016
Times: 12:00 - 12:30   25 minutes
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Tour of Norwich Castle

Join us for a fascinating guided tour and explore the beautiful and historic Norwich Castle. The magnificent Norman Keep was originally designed in the 11th century as a Royal Palace and was fit for a King! Suitable for adults and older children.

Thursday 05 May 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Thursday 05 May 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Token Traders

How Norwich traders made their own money.

Friday 06 May 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Friday 06 May 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Token Traders

How Norwich traders made their own money.

Friday 06 May 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 06 May 2016
Times: 12:00 - 12:30   25 minutes
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Tour of Norwich Castle

Join us for a fascinating guided tour and explore the beautiful and historic Norwich Castle. The magnificent Norman Keep was originally designed in the 11th century as a Royal Palace and was fit for a King! Suitable for adults and older children.

Friday 06 May 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 06 May 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £4.40 Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Halfway to Paradise: The Birth of British Rock

Harry Hammond was Britain's leading showbiz photographer for nearly two decades. Starting in the late 1940s, he captured the definitive images of virtually every leading British musician, as well as many visiting American artists. From Tommy Steele to the Beatles and Shirley Bassey to Dusty Springfield, Harry Hammond captured the emergence of the British rock 'n' rollers. This exhibition promises to take visitors on a journey back to the birth of British rock through photographs from the collections of the V&A.

Friday 06 May 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Friday 06 May 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Art of the Mart: Savages, Famous Fairground Makers of Lynn Exhibition

The story of King’s Lynn’s iconic creators of merry-go-rounds – including a close look at the art, craft and design of the fairground.

Friday 06 May 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Friday 06 May 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Flint Rocks! Exhibition

Everything you ever wanted to know about flint but were afraid to ask. From fossils to flakes and soldiers to strike-a-lights, this exhibition throws light on this very versatile stone. Discover the people who worked and used it, and find out about flint’s Japanese cousin, obsidian.

Saturday 07 May 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 07 May 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Flint Rocks! Exhibition

Everything you ever wanted to know about flint but were afraid to ask. From fossils to flakes and soldiers to strike-a-lights, this exhibition throws light on this very versatile stone. Discover the people who worked and used it, and find out about flint’s Japanese cousin, obsidian.

Saturday 07 May 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Saturday 07 May 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Art of the Mart: Savages, Famous Fairground Makers of Lynn Exhibition

The story of King’s Lynn’s iconic creators of merry-go-rounds – including a close look at the art, craft and design of the fairground.

Saturday 07 May 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Saturday 07 May 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £4.40 Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Halfway to Paradise: The Birth of British Rock

Harry Hammond was Britain's leading showbiz photographer for nearly two decades. Starting in the late 1940s, he captured the definitive images of virtually every leading British musician, as well as many visiting American artists. From Tommy Steele to the Beatles and Shirley Bassey to Dusty Springfield, Harry Hammond captured the emergence of the British rock 'n' rollers. This exhibition promises to take visitors on a journey back to the birth of British rock through photographs from the collections of the V&A.

Saturday 07 May 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Saturday 07 May 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Token Traders

How Norwich traders made their own money.

Sunday 08 May 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Sunday 08 May 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Token Traders

How Norwich traders made their own money.

Sunday 08 May 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Sunday 08 May 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £4.40 Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Halfway to Paradise: The Birth of British Rock

Harry Hammond was Britain's leading showbiz photographer for nearly two decades. Starting in the late 1940s, he captured the definitive images of virtually every leading British musician, as well as many visiting American artists. From Tommy Steele to the Beatles and Shirley Bassey to Dusty Springfield, Harry Hammond captured the emergence of the British rock 'n' rollers. This exhibition promises to take visitors on a journey back to the birth of British rock through photographs from the collections of the V&A.

Sunday 08 May 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Sunday 08 May 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Flint Rocks! Exhibition

Everything you ever wanted to know about flint but were afraid to ask. From fossils to flakes and soldiers to strike-a-lights, this exhibition throws light on this very versatile stone. Discover the people who worked and used it, and find out about flint’s Japanese cousin, obsidian.

Monday 09 May 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Monday 09 May 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Flint Rocks! Exhibition

Everything you ever wanted to know about flint but were afraid to ask. From fossils to flakes and soldiers to strike-a-lights, this exhibition throws light on this very versatile stone. Discover the people who worked and used it, and find out about flint’s Japanese cousin, obsidian.

Monday 09 May 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Monday 09 May 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £4.40 Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Halfway to Paradise: The Birth of British Rock

Harry Hammond was Britain's leading showbiz photographer for nearly two decades. Starting in the late 1940s, he captured the definitive images of virtually every leading British musician, as well as many visiting American artists. From Tommy Steele to the Beatles and Shirley Bassey to Dusty Springfield, Harry Hammond captured the emergence of the British rock 'n' rollers. This exhibition promises to take visitors on a journey back to the birth of British rock through photographs from the collections of the V&A.

Monday 09 May 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 09 May 2016
Times: 12:00 - 12:30   25 minutes
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Tour of Norwich Castle

Join us for a fascinating guided tour and explore the beautiful and historic Norwich Castle. The magnificent Norman Keep was originally designed in the 11th century as a Royal Palace and was fit for a King! Suitable for adults and older children.

Monday 09 May 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Monday 09 May 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Token Traders

How Norwich traders made their own money.

Tuesday 10 May 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 10 May 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Token Traders

How Norwich traders made their own money.

Tuesday 10 May 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 10 May 2016
Times: 12:00 - 12:30   25 minutes
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Tour of Norwich Castle

Join us for a fascinating guided tour and explore the beautiful and historic Norwich Castle. The magnificent Norman Keep was originally designed in the 11th century as a Royal Palace and was fit for a King! Suitable for adults and older children.

Tuesday 10 May 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 10 May 2016
Times: 11:00 - 15:00   11am - 3pm
Price:   Free for visitors wanting to share stories.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Oral history recording

Whether you worked locally in a factory, office or shop, WISE Archive is interested in talking to you. WISE Archive believes that older people have made an important contribution to society in the course of their working lives and are a valuable source of knowledge and experience which should be recorded and preserved for future generations. Volunteers from the archive will be in the museum recording your memories, why not pop in?

Tuesday 10 May 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 10 May 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £4.40 Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Halfway to Paradise: The Birth of British Rock

Harry Hammond was Britain's leading showbiz photographer for nearly two decades. Starting in the late 1940s, he captured the definitive images of virtually every leading British musician, as well as many visiting American artists. From Tommy Steele to the Beatles and Shirley Bassey to Dusty Springfield, Harry Hammond captured the emergence of the British rock 'n' rollers. This exhibition promises to take visitors on a journey back to the birth of British rock through photographs from the collections of the V&A.

Tuesday 10 May 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 10 May 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Flint Rocks! Exhibition

Everything you ever wanted to know about flint but were afraid to ask. From fossils to flakes and soldiers to strike-a-lights, this exhibition throws light on this very versatile stone. Discover the people who worked and used it, and find out about flint’s Japanese cousin, obsidian.

Tuesday 10 May 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 10 May 2016
Times: 10:30 - 12:00   1030am to 12 noon
Price:   £2 or £1 for Museums Pass Holders and Friends


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Spinning

Our spinning group is affiliated to Diss Guild of Spinners, Dyers and Weavers. We offer free tuition and the opportunity to hire a Guild wheel before you commit. Teaching places are limited and need to be pre-booked (tel 01842 752599) but experienced spinners are welcome to join at any time.

Tuesday 10 May 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 10 May 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Art of the Mart: Savages, Famous Fairground Makers of Lynn Exhibition

The story of King’s Lynn’s iconic creators of merry-go-rounds – including a close look at the art, craft and design of the fairground.

Wednesday 11 May 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 11 May 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Art of the Mart: Savages, Famous Fairground Makers of Lynn Exhibition

The story of King’s Lynn’s iconic creators of merry-go-rounds – including a close look at the art, craft and design of the fairground.

Wednesday 11 May 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 11 May 2016
Times: 14:30 - 15:30   2.30pm to 3.30pm
Price:   £2:00 or Free for Friends of Lynn Museum and Museum Pass Holders.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
The Battle of Jutland Talk

Come and meet a 'survivor' of the greatest naval battle of the First World War. Nigel Amies will tell you all about what it was like fighting at the Battle of Jutland in May 1916, utilising images, artefacts and personal stories in order to bring this momentous event to life. Advanced booking essential.