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Wednesday 13 December 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 13 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   50p per trail, plus museum admission. No need to book, just drop in.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
The Twelve Days of Christmas! Museum Trail

Find all of true love's gifts and win a small prize.

Wednesday 13 December 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 13 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Christmas!

Jingle all the way to win a small prize on our Christmas trail. No need to book. Just drop in!

Wednesday 13 December 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 13 December 2017
Times: 11:00 - 12:30  
Price:   Adult £6.50, Conc £6, Museums Pass £5.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Castle Workshops: Castle Art

With artist Garry Pereira. Suitable for adults. Booking essential, telephone: 01603 493625/495897

Wednesday 13 December 2017
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Wednesday 13 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult: £5 Concession*: £4.75 Child (4-18 yrs): £4 Family (2 adults and all children): £17 Family (1 adult and all children): £12.80


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Festive Fun at Strangers' Hall

Enjoy the museum decked in Christmas finery, with seasonal crafts to take home

Wednesday 13 December 2017
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Wednesday 13 December 2017
Times: None - None   5.30pm, 6.30pm, 7.30pm
Price:   Booking essential: Max 15, Age 14+. Adult £8, Conc £7.50, Museums Pass £7.


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
After Hours Christmas Tour

Take a seasonal tour with a costumed guide around this magnificent medieval building. Explore unusual objects from the collections and finish the evening with a glass of punch and a mince pie treat. Ideal for groups.

Wednesday 13 December 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 13 December 2017
Times: 14:00 - 15:00  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tours at Norwich Castle: Shirehall Courtroom Tour

Descend the spiral staircase, walk through the prisoners' tunnel and into our 19th century courtroom to find out about real trials of the past. Suitable for 12+. Booking essential, telephone: 01603 493625

Thursday 14 December 2017
Norwich Castle Study Centre
Date:
Thursday 14 December 2017
Times: 14:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Adult £8, Conc £7.50, Museums Pass/CTA £7


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Talking Textiles - Shiny, Twinkly Party People

Talking Textiles - Spangles on waistcoats and glittering evening dresses. View them by 'candlelight' to experience how past party-goers made an impression at the ball! Booking Essential 01603 495897/493625

Thursday 14 December 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Thursday 14 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 11:30  
Price:   FREE admission - advance booking essential. Tel. Polly on (01493) 743944 or email polly.ward@norfolk.gov.uk


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Little Kippers: Work, Work, Work!

Enjoy some special time with your pre-school child exploring the museum and chatting about the things you see. Have fun learning together, listening to stories and making exciting things to take home.

Thursday 14 December 2017
Norwich Castle Study Centre
Date:
Thursday 14 December 2017
Times: 11:00 - 12:30  
Price:   Adult £8, Conc £7.50, Museums Pass/CTA £7


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Talking Textiles - Shiny, Twinkly Party People

Talking Textiles - Spangles on waistcoats and glittering evening dresses. View them by 'candlelight' to experience how past party-goers made an impression at the ball! Booking Essential 01603 495897/493625

Thursday 14 December 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 14 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Christmas!

Jingle all the way to win a small prize on our Christmas trail. No need to book. Just drop in!

Thursday 14 December 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 14 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   50p per trail, plus museum admission. No need to book, just drop in.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
The Twelve Days of Christmas! Museum Trail

Find all of true love's gifts and win a small prize.

Friday 15 December 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Friday 15 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   50p per trail, plus museum admission. No need to book, just drop in.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
The Twelve Days of Christmas! Museum Trail

Find all of true love's gifts and win a small prize.

Friday 15 December 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Friday 15 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Christmas!

Jingle all the way to win a small prize on our Christmas trail. No need to book. Just drop in!

Friday 15 December 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 15 December 2017
Times: 11:30 - 12:30  
Price:   Talk only - £3.00 (£1.95 Norfolk Museums Pass holder) Places for talks must be booked in advance - tel (01493) 743930


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Marie Lloyd

The self-styled 'Queen of the 'Alls', Marie Lloyd sang to packed music halls from 1885 until 1922. Rachel Duffield tells Marie's entertaining rags-to-riches story, singing her songs along the way.

Saturday 16 December 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Saturday 16 December 2017
Times: 12:00 - 16:00  
Price:   FREE admission - valid on 16.12.2017, 12-4pm only


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
National Lottery ‘Thank You’ Campaign

Join us on Saturday 16 December 2017, 12-4pm as we open the doors for free to say 'thanks' to people who have raised money for good causes by buying a lottery ticket. NB Terms & Conditions •One National Lottery ticket provides free entry for up to one family of six. •All National Lottery games qualify for free entry, including tickets from any National Lottery draw-based game (Lotto, Euromillions, Thunderball and HotPicks) or National Lottery Scratchcard. Proof of ticket can be paper or digital. Date of draw/purchase is not relevant. •The offer is valid for Saturday 16th December 2017 only. •Participating museums have the right to refuse entry in the unlikely event of venue reaching capacity, as well as unforeseen circumstances. •Tickets will be given when visitors arrive with their National Lottery tickets.

Saturday 16 December 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Saturday 16 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
National Lottery ‘Thank You’ Campaign

Lynn Museum will be throwing open its doors for free festive goodies to National Lottery players. Any visitor who presents a National Lottery ticket or scratchcard on Saturday 16th December will be offered a free glass of warm spiced apple juice and a mince pie. The offer will run throughout the day from 10am-5pm, up to 6 people can redeem the offer from one valid ticket.

Saturday 16 December 2017
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Saturday 16 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 15:30  
Price:   £5 per child to meet Father Christmas plus museum admission as follows:- Adult: £5 Concession*: £4.75 Child (4-18 yrs): £4 Family (2 adults and all children): £17 Family (1 adult and all children): £12.80


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
A Strangers’ Traditional Christmas

Meet Father Christmas in his workshop and join the Strangers’ family as they prepare for the festivities. With parlour games, music, dancing and magic lantern shows.

Saturday 16 December 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Saturday 16 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Christmas!

Jingle all the way to win a small prize on our Christmas trail. No need to book. Just drop in!

Saturday 16 December 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 16 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   50p per trail, plus museum admission. No need to book, just drop in.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
The Twelve Days of Christmas! Museum Trail

Find all of true love's gifts and win a small prize.

Saturday 16 December 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 16 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Free with National Lottery Ticket


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
National Lottery Thank You Campaign

On 16 December we're saying a big thank you to National Lottery players by offering FREE entry to Ancient House Museum of Thetford Life and our brand new Handmade exhibtion, all you need is a valid National Lottery Ticket! One National Lottery ticket provides free entry for up to one family of six.

Saturday 16 December 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 16 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adults £35, Conc £32.50, Museums Pass £30


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Printmaking Introductory Workshop: Lino & Collagraph Printing

With artist Aaron Scott Griffin and NUA's Carl Rowe. Try different techniques to produce limited edition prints or card designs. Suitable for adults. Booking essential, telephone: 01603 495897/493625

Sunday 17 December 2017
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Sunday 17 December 2017
Times: 13:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Adult: £5 Concession*: £4.75 Child (4-18 yrs): £4 Family (2 adults and all children): £17 Family (1 adult and all children): £12.80


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Festive Fun at Strangers' Hall

Enjoy the museum decked in Christmas finery, with seasonal crafts to take home.

Tuesday 19 December 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 19 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   50p per trail, plus museum admission. No need to book, just drop in.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
The Twelve Days of Christmas! Museum Trail

Find all of true love's gifts and win a small prize.

Tuesday 19 December 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 19 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Christmas!

Jingle all the way to win a small prize on our Christmas trail. No need to book. Just drop in!

Wednesday 20 December 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 20 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Christmas!

Jingle all the way to win a small prize on our Christmas trail. No need to book. Just drop in!

Wednesday 20 December 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 20 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   50p per trail, plus museum admission. No need to book, just drop in.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
The Twelve Days of Christmas! Museum Trail

Find all of true love's gifts and win a small prize.

Wednesday 20 December 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 20 December 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
From Field to Feast

Make a medieval festive feast and find out where festive food came from in the past. Farm the feudal strip, track wild game and make an invitation to your winter celebration.

Wednesday 20 December 2017
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Wednesday 20 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult: £5 Concession*: £4.75 Child (4-18 yrs): £4 Family (2 adults and all children): £17 Family (1 adult and all children): £12.80


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Festive Fun at Strangers' Hall

Enjoy the museum decked in Christmas finery, with seasonal crafts to take home

Wednesday 20 December 2017
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Wednesday 20 December 2017
Times: 10:00 - 15:30  
Price:   £5 per child to meet Father Christmas plus museum admission as follows:- Adult: £5 Concession*: £4.75 Child (4-18 yrs): £4 Family (2 adults and all children): £17 Family (1 adult and all children): £12.80


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
A Strangers’ Traditional Christmas

Meet Father Christmas in his workshop and join the Strangers’ family as they prepare for the festivities. With parlour games, music, dancing and magic lantern shows.

Wednesday 20 December 2017
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Wednesday 20 December 2017
Times: None - None   5.30pm, 6.30pm, 7.30pm
Price:   Booking essential: Max 15, Age 14+. Adult £8, Conc £7.50, Museums Pass £7.


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
After Hours Christmas Tour

Take a seasonal tour with a costumed guide around this magnificent medieval building. Explore unusual objects from the collections and finish the evening with a glass of punch and a mince pie treat. Ideal for groups.