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Tuesday 09 February 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 09 February 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 09 February 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 09 February 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 09 February 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 09 February 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.

Tuesday 09 February 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 09 February 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Seeing the Light

Showcasing works on paper from our art collection which have rarely, if ever, been displayed before. Thanks to a digitisation project supported by the East Anglia Art Fund and sponsored by the Norwich Town Close Estate Charity. Located in the Colman Watercolour Gallery. Until Saturday 6th March 2016.

Tuesday 09 February 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 09 February 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.20, Conc. £4.70, Young person £3.90. Family tickets are available.


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Beastly Machines

An exhibition of humorous and interactive kinetic sculptures by Johnny White. Influenced by current affairs, media stories and plays on words, his sculptures portray a host of animals and mythical creatures. A touring exhibition from Visual Arts 20-21

Tuesday 09 February 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 09 February 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.

Wednesday 10 February 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 10 February 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.

Wednesday 10 February 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 10 February 2016
Times: 14:30 - 15:30   2.30pm to 3.30pm
Price:   £2 including museum admission. Free for Friends and Museums Pass Holders.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
How to dig up a Tyrannosaurus Talk

Have you ever wondered what happens on a dinosaur excavation? Join David Waterhouse to find out about his travels to Montana, USA to take part in a 'dinosaur dig'.

Wednesday 10 February 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 10 February 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.20, Conc. £4.70, Young person £3.90. Family tickets are available.


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Beastly Machines

An exhibition of humorous and interactive kinetic sculptures by Johnny White. Influenced by current affairs, media stories and plays on words, his sculptures portray a host of animals and mythical creatures. A touring exhibition from Visual Arts 20-21

Wednesday 10 February 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 10 February 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Seeing the Light

Showcasing works on paper from our art collection which have rarely, if ever, been displayed before. Thanks to a digitisation project supported by the East Anglia Art Fund and sponsored by the Norwich Town Close Estate Charity. Located in the Colman Watercolour Gallery. Until Saturday 6th March 2016.

Wednesday 10 February 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 10 February 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 10 February 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 10 February 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 11 February 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 11 February 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 11 February 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 11 February 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 11 February 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 11 February 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Seeing the Light

Showcasing works on paper from our art collection which have rarely, if ever, been displayed before. Thanks to a digitisation project supported by the East Anglia Art Fund and sponsored by the Norwich Town Close Estate Charity. Located in the Colman Watercolour Gallery. Until Saturday 6th March 2016.

Thursday 11 February 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Thursday 11 February 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.20, Conc. £4.70, Young person £3.90. Family tickets are available.


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Beastly Machines

An exhibition of humorous and interactive kinetic sculptures by Johnny White. Influenced by current affairs, media stories and plays on words, his sculptures portray a host of animals and mythical creatures. A touring exhibition from Visual Arts 20-21

Thursday 11 February 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 11 February 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 12 February 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 12 February 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 12 February 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 12 February 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.20, Conc. £4.70, Young person £3.90. Family tickets are available.


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Beastly Machines

An exhibition of humorous and interactive kinetic sculptures by Johnny White. Influenced by current affairs, media stories and plays on words, his sculptures portray a host of animals and mythical creatures. A touring exhibition from Visual Arts 20-21

Friday 12 February 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 12 February 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Seeing the Light

Showcasing works on paper from our art collection which have rarely, if ever, been displayed before. Thanks to a digitisation project supported by the East Anglia Art Fund and sponsored by the Norwich Town Close Estate Charity. Located in the Colman Watercolour Gallery. Until Saturday 6th March 2016.

Friday 12 February 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Friday 12 February 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 12 February 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Friday 12 February 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.

Friday 12 February 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 12 February 2016
Times: 11:30 - 12:30  
Price:   Advance booking essential (Tel. 01493 743930) Adult £2.60, Norfolk Museums Pass holders £1.60


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Prisoners of War on the Burma Railway

Eddie Hunn tells of his journey to the Far East & fighting in Malaya during WW2, including his capture as a POW and the hardships of life on the infamous Burma railway. Part of the 2015/16 Autumn/Winter Talks programme at Time & Tide Museum.

Saturday 13 February 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Saturday 13 February 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   Free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Lost Cats Museum Trail

Can you find the lost cats in the museum? Find them all and win a small prize! No need to book, just drop in.

Saturday 13 February 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 13 February 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 13 February 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Saturday 13 February 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 13 February 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Saturday 13 February 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am - 4pm
Price:   Adult £5.20, Conc £4.70, Child (4-18) £3.90, Family (1 adult + all children) £10.90, Family (2 adults + all children) £14.50.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Valetine's Eve

Join us to celebrate this unique Norfolk and Norwich tradition of secret gift-giving by the mysterious Jack Valentine. We'll be hearing tales of Valentine's Eve in the past... and who knows who might knock at our front door. Have a go at making a card or little gift box for your loved one to take home.

Saturday 13 February 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 13 February 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   50p plus museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
It's a Mammoth Task! Tail

Can you spot the mammoths hidden around the museum to create a Stone Age scene? Find them all and win a small prize.

Saturday 13 February 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 13 February 2016
Times: 14:00 - 15:45   98 minutes
Price:   Activities free with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Dragons Den! How to train your Dragon- Film Screening

A hapless young Viking, who aspires to hunt dragons, becomes the unlikely friend of a young dragon himself and learns there may be more to the creatures than he first assumed... (Cert PG) Plus try the 'Fabulous Beasts' trail, see if you can speak Dragonese, make your own Viking helmet to take home and other activities going on throughout the week!

Saturday 13 February 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 13 February 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Seeing the Light

Showcasing works on paper from our art collection which have rarely, if ever, been displayed before. Thanks to a digitisation project supported by the East Anglia Art Fund and sponsored by the Norwich Town Close Estate Charity. Located in the Colman Watercolour Gallery. Until Saturday 6th March 2016.