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Monday 21 August 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Monday 21 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.

Monday 21 August 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Monday 21 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.

Monday 21 August 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 21 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!

Monday 21 August 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 21 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.

Monday 21 August 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Monday 21 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?

Monday 21 August 2017
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 21 August 2017
Times: 11:00 - 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
An Audience With a Queen!

"Men fight wars. Women win them!" Ever wanted to ask what a Queen has for breakfast or how long it take her to get ready in the morning? Here is your chance - ask Elizabeth I your questions and learn how to rule like a true Queen!

Monday 21 August 2017
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 21 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.

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Elizabethan House
Date:
Tuesday 22 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.

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 22 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.

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 22 August 2017
Times: 10:30 - 13:00  
Price:   £2 or £1 for members. No need to book, just drop in.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Discovery Day: Pulp Power!

Find out what powered the Pulp Mill and create some science-based crafts to take home.

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Tuesday 22 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?

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 22 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.

Tuesday 22 August 2017
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 22 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.

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 22 August 2017
Times: 12:30 - 13:00  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Restoration of the Nelson Monument in Great Yarmouth

With Michael Knights, former Historic Buildings Officer.

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 22 August 2017
Times: 11:30 - 13:00  
Price:   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
Egyptian Explorers

Discover the mysteries of mummification, learn about Ancient Egyptian gods and create a range of Ancient Egyptian themed crafts to take home.

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 22 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.

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 22 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
All Aboard! Maritime Discovery Day

All Aboard! Join us for a maritime discovery day at Time & Tide as we celebrate the conservation work on our historic vessels reaching the final stage. Our Crafting History artist Jill Brewster will be in the courtyard doing a live woodcarving demonstration as she works to create boat name plaques and numbers inspired by those in our collections. If you're feeling inspired and creative, design your own plaque which will be entered into our competition. Quiz a conservator! Our boat conservation team will be on hand to provide an insight into the restoration and maintenance work that has been going on over the last few months. They are ready for any questions you have. Discover life at sea at miniature as we bring out some of our ship model collection from the stores. Hear the stories of these boats that once went out to sea to bring back baskets full of herring for hungry tourists. Plus take part in our Titanic and Crafting History trails around the museum and explore our fantastic maritime collections - from the thriving fishing industry to life-saving inventions and shipwrecks.

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Tuesday 22 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!

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 22 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.

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 22 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
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
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
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
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
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
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 - 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.

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
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
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?