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Monday 30 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 30 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle. Weekdays, 12 noon.

Tuesday 31 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 31 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle. Weekdays, 12 noon.

Wednesday 01 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 01 April 2020
Times: 14:30 - 15:15  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Child £8.50, Conc £9.40


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Highlights Tour

Short on time? Enjoy a whistle stop tour of some of Norwich Castle's most iconic objects, led by different members of staff. Weekdays in March, 2.30pm.

Thursday 02 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 02 April 2020
Times: 14:30 - 15:15  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Child £8.50, Conc £9.40


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Highlights Tour

Short on time? Enjoy a whistle stop tour of some of Norwich Castle's most iconic objects, led by different members of staff. Weekdays in March, 2.30pm.

Friday 03 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 03 April 2020
Times: 14:30 - 15:15  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Child £8.50, Conc £9.40


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Highlights Tour

Short on time? Enjoy a whistle stop tour of some of Norwich Castle's most iconic objects, led by different members of staff. Weekdays in March, 2.30pm.

Friday 03 April 2020
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Friday 03 April 2020
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Ticket £9, Museums Pass £8.10.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Inside Gressenhalls' Collections

Go behind the scenes to discover what fascinating objects lie behind the doors of Gressenhalls stored collection. In this rare opportunity, see items from the workhouse and those of Norfolk life which are not on public display. Complimentary access to site from 12 noon on the day of the tour. This tour includes the use of stairs and narrow corridors, please call us on 01362 869 251 to discuss accessibility.

Saturday 04 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 04 April 2020
Times: 10:30 - 12:30  
Price:   Free


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Museum Club

Museum Club is a free Saturday morning club for young people aged 11 – 15 which has been running at Norwich Castle since 1925! Have a go at history and museum related activities, handle ancient artefacts, create an exhibition, design a historical escape room and explore behind the scenes at the Museum. Museum club is held on the first Saturday of every month beginning at Norwich Castle. To book a free place contact: rachel.daniel@norfolk.gov.uk Upcoming Dates 4 Jan, 1 Feb, 7 March, 4 April

Saturday 04 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 04 April 2020
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Activities included with admission: Adult £9.90, Concession £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
In the Picture

Get your Sm-ART-y pants on this Easter as we go art-tastic! Take the time travel challenge through our galleries and see if you can go Around the Art World in 30 minutes. Plus, create your own masterpiece in our Artists Studio and get In the Frame yourself at our selfie station!

Saturday 04 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 04 April 2020
Times: 13:30 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult £8, Concession £7.50, Museums Pass £7.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Castle Writers - Workshop for Adults

Enjoy friendly and informal support with your creative prose and be inspired by the museum's collections in this monthly class with author Amanda Addison. Booking essential via Art Tickets: https://norfolk-museums.arttickets.org.uk/norwich-castle-museum-art-gallery/2020-03-07-castle-writers

Saturday 04 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 04 April 2020
Times: 15:00 - 15:45  
Price:   Included with museum admission: Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Female Voices Tour

Discover the incredible women across our collections. Because women in history shouldn’t be a mystery. Tour at 3pm.

Saturday 04 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 04 April 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Included with museum admission, Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Highlights Tour

Short on time? Enjoy a whistle stop tour of some of Norwich Castle's most iconic objects, led by different members of staff. Saturdays in April, 12 noon.

Saturday 04 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 04 April 2020
Times: 13:00 - 13:30  
Price:   Tour included with museum admission: Adults £9.90, Children £8.50, Concessions £9.40, Family (1 adult) £26.10, Family (2 adults) £34.85


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Time and Place: LGBT+ Identities in the Castle Collections

From penguins to the ancient god Pan, we turn a queer eye on our collections and explore non-normative gender and sexuality across time and place in this brand new tour, putting LGBT+ stories at the heart of the museum.

Sunday 05 April 2020
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Sunday 05 April 2020
Times: None - None   Event Cancelled
Price:  


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Ollust

Enjoy a soundtrack to the county of Norfolk created by electronic 2-piece Broads, and folk musician Milly Hirst. Built around piano motifs and field recordings and paired with archive film footage courtesy of EAFA, 'Ollust' captures the very essence of the beautiful, misunderstood, forwards/backwards part of the world that we call home. Approx 45 mins.

Monday 06 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 06 April 2020
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Activities included with admission: Adult £9.90, Concession £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
In the Picture

Get your Sm-ART-y pants on this Easter as we go art-tastic! Take the time travel challenge through our galleries and see if you can go Around the Art World in 30 minutes. Plus, create your own masterpiece in our Artists Studio and get In the Frame yourself at our selfie station!

Monday 06 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 06 April 2020
Times: 14:30 - 15:15  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Child £8.50, Conc £9.40


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Highlights Tour

Short on time? Enjoy a whistle stop tour of some of Norwich Castle's most iconic objects, led by different members of staff. Weekdays in March, 2.30pm.

Monday 06 April 2020
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 06 April 2020
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in standard admission.


01362 869251
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Discover your Family History

Receive assisted access to our onsite records and discover your family and local workhouse history. Our knowledgeable team will also be able to assist you with researching your own ancestral past. Complimentary drop in session, up to thirty minutes assistance. During busy periods, assistance time may be limited. No booking necessary.

Tuesday 07 April 2020
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 07 April 2020
Times: 13:30 - 15:30  
Price:   £1.00 including admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Mardle and Make

Bring your latest craft project to work on in the company of fellow crafters over a cup of tea or coffee.

Tuesday 07 April 2020
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 07 April 2020
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   £1.00 including admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Knit and Knatter

Knit, crochet and chat over a cup of tea or coffee.

Tuesday 07 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 07 April 2020
Times: 12:00 - 15:00   drop in, 12pm - 3pm
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Artist’s Studio with Ali Atkins

Drop into the studio where artist Ali Atkins will be on hand to help everyone to have fun with drawing! We'll be using both ‘still life’ and 'live' models to explore creativity, composition and perspective, and to find new ways of seeing things.

Tuesday 07 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 07 April 2020
Times: 14:30 - 15:15  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Child £8.50, Conc £9.40


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Highlights Tour

Short on time? Enjoy a whistle stop tour of some of Norwich Castle's most iconic objects, led by different members of staff. Weekdays in March, 2.30pm.

Tuesday 07 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 07 April 2020
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Activities included with admission: Adult £9.90, Concession £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
In the Picture

Get your Sm-ART-y pants on this Easter as we go art-tastic! Take the time travel challenge through our galleries and see if you can go Around the Art World in 30 minutes. Plus, create your own masterpiece in our Artists Studio and get In the Frame yourself at our selfie station!

Tuesday 07 April 2020
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 07 April 2020
Times: 10:00 - 13:00  
Price:   £2.00 or £1.00 for Members


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Romans

Meet a Roman soldier and discover what life was like during the Roman invasion of Britannia.

Tuesday 07 April 2020
Cromer Museum
Date:
Tuesday 07 April 2020
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adults £4.20, Concess. £4, Child £3.60, Family 1 Adult £11.20, Family 2 Adults £14.90, Twilight £1.50


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Crafty Cromer: Egg-tinct!

Create your own ancient egg creatures inspired by the wildlife that used to roam this coast thousands of years ago.

Tuesday 07 April 2020
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 07 April 2020
Times: None - None  
Price:   Adult £6.40, Conc. £6.10, Child (4-18) £5.50, Family (1 adult) £16.90, Family (2 adults) £22.50.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Easter Chicks Hunt and Activities

Hunt for Easter chicks and eggs throughout the museum and join in with family friendly holiday activities.

Tuesday 07 April 2020
Elizabethan House
Date:
Tuesday 07 April 2020
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adults £5.60, Concess. £5.30, Child £5.50, Family 1 Adult £14.70, Family 2 Adults £19.60, Twilight £1.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Ruffs, Cuffs and Crowns

Design your own crown jewels and accessories fit for the Elizabethan court.

Wednesday 08 April 2020
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Wednesday 08 April 2020
Times: None - None  
Price:   Adult £6.40, Conc. £6.10, Child (4-18) £5.50, Family (1 adult) £16.90, Family (2 adults) £22.50.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Easter Chicks Hunt and Activities

Hunt for Easter chicks and eggs throughout the museum and join in with family friendly holiday activities.

Wednesday 08 April 2020
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Wednesday 08 April 2020
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £5.40; Conc. £5.15; Child (4 - 18) £4.60.


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Easter - Bringing the Outside Inside

Celebrate Springtime in the home, and have a go at Victorian crafts on the theme of flowers and gardens.

Wednesday 08 April 2020
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 08 April 2020
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adults £6.40, Concess. £6.10, Child £5.50, Family 1 Adult £16.90, Family 2 Adults £22.50, Twilight £2


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Rebels Unite!

We are looking for rebels against the empire! Come down and join the fight against the empire, we shall be teaching key skills for any future rebel from lightsabre fighting, the art of disguise and building your own droids.

Wednesday 08 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 08 April 2020
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Activities included with admission: Adult £9.90, Concession £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
In the Picture

Get your Sm-ART-y pants on this Easter as we go art-tastic! Take the time travel challenge through our galleries and see if you can go Around the Art World in 30 minutes. Plus, create your own masterpiece in our Artists Studio and get In the Frame yourself at our selfie station!

Wednesday 08 April 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 08 April 2020
Times: 14:30 - 15:15  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Child £8.50, Conc £9.40


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Highlights Tour

Short on time? Enjoy a whistle stop tour of some of Norwich Castle's most iconic objects, led by different members of staff. Weekdays in March, 2.30pm.