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Sunday 23 July 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Sunday 23 July 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.

Sunday 23 July 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Sunday 23 July 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.

Sunday 23 July 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Sunday 23 July 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Standard admission prices apply


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Oh, What a Picture!

See Gressenhall in a whole new way and discover more about the history of photography. Picture frames have appeared in the most unusual locations, all around the museum and farm – can you find them all and get involved with the activities?

Sunday 23 July 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Sunday 23 July 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   For your free place, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. Please email clarepastorius@btconnect.com. Places are limited and must be prebooked


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Withy Arts Present Catalan Zarzo Basketry Workshop

On this one-day Catalan Zarzo basketry workshop organised by Withy Arts (https://withyarts.org/), you will learn all the basic techniques of basket weaving as well as creating your own Catalan zarzo basket to take home. Suitable for beginners and all materials and tools will be provided. Don’t delay as places are limited and must be prebooked.

Sunday 23 July 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Sunday 23 July 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Free Admission.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
40's Lynn Trail

Take on our wartime trail to win a small prize. Part of Forties Lynn Townwide event.

Sunday 23 July 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Sunday 23 July 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Free admission.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
40's Lynn

Discover life in 1940s Lynn with costumed characters, crafts and a chance to get hands on with WW2 artefacts. Part of Forties Lynn Townwide event.

Sunday 23 July 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Sunday 23 July 2017
Times: 18:45 - 20:30  
Price:   £3.00 (Norfolk Museums pass Holders £2.50) Advance booking essential - tel. 01263 513543


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
History Hikes on Sundays: Cromer's Legends & Ghosts

Join a local expert for an informative and entertaining walk around historic Cromer. Listen to legends and ghostly tales whilst discovering Cromer's atmospheric sights. Meet at the museum 15 minutes before start.

Sunday 23 July 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Sunday 23 July 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?

Sunday 23 July 2017
Elizabethan House
Date:
Sunday 23 July 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.

Monday 24 July 2017
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 24 July 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.

Monday 24 July 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Monday 24 July 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 24 July 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 24 July 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 24 July 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 24 July 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Standard admission prices apply


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Oh, What a Picture!

See Gressenhall in a whole new way and discover more about the history of photography. Picture frames have appeared in the most unusual locations, all around the museum and farm – can you find them all and get involved with the activities?

Monday 24 July 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Monday 24 July 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 24 July 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Monday 24 July 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 24 July 2017
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 24 July 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
Vile Victorian Bake Off

Join us in the kitchen to discover the ingredients in some vulgar Victorian recipes and help the cook with mixing up her gruesome concoctions!

Tuesday 25 July 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 25 July 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
Dress and Dressability! Museum Trail

Use your Sense and Sensibility to solve this trail and win a small prize.

Tuesday 25 July 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 25 July 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.

Tuesday 25 July 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 25 July 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 25 July 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Tuesday 25 July 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Standard admission prices apply


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Oh, What a Picture!

See Gressenhall in a whole new way and discover more about the history of photography. Picture frames have appeared in the most unusual locations, all around the museum and farm – can you find them all and get involved with the activities?

Tuesday 25 July 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 25 July 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 25 July 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Tuesday 25 July 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 25 July 2017
Elizabethan House
Date:
Tuesday 25 July 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 25 July 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 25 July 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: Meet the Georgians

Meet costumed characters, handle real Georgian objects and try your hand at Georgian crafts and cooking.

Tuesday 25 July 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 25 July 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
Lost Treasures!

What treasures lurk beneath our feet? Can you help find them to win a small prize?

Tuesday 25 July 2017
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 25 July 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:30   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 25 July 2017
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 25 July 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:30   10am - 4.30pm
Price:   FREE


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Free days from the Norwich Freemen

Explore the museum for FREE today. To mark their 700th anniversary the Norwich Freemen are supporting two weeks of free entry to our museum. 25th July until 5th August.

Wednesday 26 July 2017
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Wednesday 26 July 2017
Times: 10:00 - 16:30   10am - 4.30pm
Price:   FREE


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Free days from the Norwich Freemen

Explore the museum for FREE today. To mark their 700th anniversary the Norwich Freemen are supporting two weeks of free entry to our museum. 25th July until 5th August.

Wednesday 26 July 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 26 July 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
Lost Treasures!

What treasures lurk beneath our feet? Can you help find them to win a small prize?

Wednesday 26 July 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 26 July 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   FREE


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Have a Go: Play our Piano!

As part of the 67th annual King’s Lynn Festival have a go playing a decorated piano in Lynn Museum Foyer. Discover a hidden talent or impress passers-by with your virtuoso skills, and upload your video to our YouTube channel or email them to kate@kingslynnfestival.org.uk