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Wednesday 31 May 2017
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 2017
Times: 10:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with Museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
For the Love of Lego

Visit our Lego street and help build your own neighbourhood - then create robot warriors for a game of Mechabrick!

Wednesday 31 May 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 2017
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   £1 including admission or free for members


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Coffee Morning

Coffee, cake and collections - don't eat the wrong one! No need to book. Just drop in!

Wednesday 31 May 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Standard admission charges apply. See website for more information.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Toys and Tunes

Step back in time and experience the life of a child in the 50s. From hula hoops to rock 'n' roll, discover what it was like to grow up in the fabulous fifties.

Wednesday 31 May 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 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
HMS Time & Tide!

We are turning Time & Tide into a fine vessel for one day only! Discover what life was like at sea during different periods of time, from Nelson on his battle ships to Edwardian luxury on board the titanic, with many other eras in between!

Wednesday 31 May 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 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?

Wednesday 31 May 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 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
Ahoy Captain Trail

Help our sailors sort their supplies and win a small prize.

Wednesday 31 May 2017
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:30   10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Adults £5.70, Con £5.40, Children £4.55, Family with one adult and all children £14.55, Family with two adults and all children £19.40.


01603 629127
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
On the Ball city

Take the Subbuteo trail to find tiny footballers hidden around the museum, have a go at making your own retro style rosette and capture yourself in a selfie with Captain Canary. All crafts free with your museum admission.

Wednesday 31 May 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   free with usual admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Birds and Bees

Find out how to be ‘bee-friendly’ with the Norfolk Bee Keepers Association. View the fascinating bee community at home in their live hive. Or, join the Hawk and Owl Trust and explore the world of raptors - at home in Norwich Cathedral and also abroad in the wider world.

Wednesday 31 May 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
May Half Term - Homes within Houses

Come to Norwich Castle and discover how creatures create wildlife habitats inside our houses. Make your own colourful mollusc – will he survive the snail trail? Join us for a fun-filled week of crafts, talks and discovery. Activities 10.30 - 3.30 daily

Wednesday 31 May 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 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 31 May 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free admission October - March.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Little Lives

Little Lives Snapshots of Childhood 1800 to the Present Day. This exhibition touches on stories of childhood over the last two centuries. Childhood objects from the museum collections together with photographs and paintings offer snapshots of the changing experience of childhood.

Wednesday 31 May 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 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 31 May 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 31 May 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   50p per trail, plus admission. No need to book, just drop in.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
A Taste of the Past! Museum Trail

A food-themed trail to link with Thetford's Food Festival.

Thursday 01 June 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 01 June 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   50p per trail, plus admission. No need to book, just drop in.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
A Taste of the Past! Museum Trail

A food-themed trail to link with Thetford's Food Festival.

Thursday 01 June 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Thursday 01 June 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.

Thursday 01 June 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 01 June 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free admission October - March.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Little Lives

Little Lives Snapshots of Childhood 1800 to the Present Day. This exhibition touches on stories of childhood over the last two centuries. Childhood objects from the museum collections together with photographs and paintings offer snapshots of the changing experience of childhood.

Thursday 01 June 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Thursday 01 June 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.

Thursday 01 June 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 01 June 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
May Half Term - Homes within Houses

Come to Norwich Castle and discover how creatures create wildlife habitats inside our houses. Make your own colourful mollusc – will he survive the snail trail? Join us for a fun-filled week of crafts, talks and discovery. Activities 10.30 - 3.30 daily

Thursday 01 June 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 01 June 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
Ahoy Captain Trail

Help our sailors sort their supplies and win a small prize.

Thursday 01 June 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Thursday 01 June 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?

Thursday 01 June 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 01 June 2017
Times: 14:30 - 15:00  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Small Stories Exhibition Guided Tour

Join us on a guided tour of this wonderful exhibition featuring twelve of the V&A Museum of Childhood's most treasured doll's houses. Find out about the history of the doll's house in Britain, as well as the stories behind each house and its characters. Tours start at 2:30pm. Suitable for all ages

Thursday 01 June 2017
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Thursday 01 June 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:30   10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Adults £5.70, Con £5.40, Children £4.55, Family with one adult and all children £14.55, Family with two adults and all children £19.40.


01603 629127
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
On the Ball city

Take the Subbuteo trail to find tiny footballers hidden around the museum, have a go at making your own retro style rosette and capture yourself in a selfie with Captain Canary. All crafts free with your museum admission.

Thursday 01 June 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Thursday 01 June 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Standard admission charges apply. See website for more information.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Toys and Tunes

Step back in time and experience the life of a child in the 50s. From hula hoops to rock 'n' roll, discover what it was like to grow up in the fabulous fifties.

Thursday 01 June 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 01 June 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with Museum Admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Who's Been Living in My House?

Join our storyteller to hear delightful tales and adventures of creatures who share our home.

Friday 02 June 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 02 June 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with Museum Admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Nature's Secret and Unusual Homes

Join Dr David Waterhouse, curator of Natural History, and explore some of nature’s unusual homes including nests and flint burrows.

Friday 02 June 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Friday 02 June 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Standard admission charges apply. See website for more information.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Toys and Tunes

Step back in time and experience the life of a child in the 50s. From hula hoops to rock 'n' roll, discover what it was like to grow up in the fabulous fifties.

Friday 02 June 2017
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Friday 02 June 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:30   10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Adults £5.70, Con £5.40, Children £4.55, Family with one adult and all children £14.55, Family with two adults and all children £19.40.


01603 629127
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
On The Ball City

Take the Subbuteo trail to find tiny footballers hidden around the museum, have a go at making your own retro style rosette and capture yourself in a selfie with Captain Canary. All crafts free with your museum admission.

Friday 02 June 2017
The Tolhouse
Date:
Friday 02 June 2017
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £3.80, Conc. £3.60, Young Person (4-18) £3.05, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £9.70, Family ticket (2 adults + children) £12.90, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.00


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Plundering Pirates

Pirates have taken over the Tolhouse! Come on down to see if you can beat them at their own game as well as make your own pirate treasure to take home.

Friday 02 June 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Friday 02 June 2017
Times: 19:30 - 22:00  
Price:   Ticket prices £12.00, Museums Pass £10.00 Advance booking essential, tel. 01362 869251


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
A Murder Most Novel

A book launch at Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse is not all it seems… Enjoy an evening of mystery and intrigue to help solve our modern day “whodunit”. Suitable for age 14+

Friday 02 June 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Friday 02 June 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?