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Monday 23 October 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Monday 23 October 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 23 October 2017
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 23 October 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
Mystic Medicine

Witch, Doctor, Healer? Discover the weird and magical world of potions, lotions and cures from the medieval period.

Monday 23 October 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 23 October 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Activities included in admission price.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Create at Gressenhall

Get creative this Half Term and explore our Collections Gallery. Find out about rural trades and even try your hand at some traditional crafts.

Monday 23 October 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Monday 23 October 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 the Fun of the Fete!

An eccentric, nostalgic and utterly entertaining look at British beach holidays, afternoon teas and country fair games. Test yourself at tea trivia, take a shot at our tin-can alley and have a sweet treat in our '70s style confectionery shop.

Monday 23 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 23 October 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with admission unless otherwise stated


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
A Horrid Halloween Half Term

Creep to the castle for a week of Halloween fun. Join a spooky dungeon tour, hear the story of Black Shuck, find out about mummification in ancient Egypt; plus quizzes, Magic Susie's School of Wizardry, crafts and much more.

Monday 23 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 23 October 2017
Times: None - None   10.30, 11.15, 12.30, 1.30, 2.15, and 3pm
Price:   Adults £3.70, Conc. £3.50, Child £3.00


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Spooky Dungeon Tours

Are you brave enough to follow our guide into the castle dungeons? Hear about the history of punishments past, and find out about the fate of criminals. Suitable for ages 5+ Places limited. Please book on arrival. We regret that we are unable to taking advanced bookings.

Monday 23 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 23 October 2017
Times: None - None   12noon, 1 & 2.30pm
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
The Story of Black Shuck

Join actor Neil Paris for a spine-chilling performance of East Anglia's ghostly dog tale.

Monday 23 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 23 October 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Make Your Own Magic

Conjure up spells, potions, and magic wands to take home.

Monday 23 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 23 October 2017
Times: None - None   11am, 12noon, 1.30 and 3pm
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
It's a Wrap! Mummification Demonstration

Find out about the purpose and the process behind this ancient Egyptian ritual.

Monday 23 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 23 October 2017
Times: None - None   10.30-1pm, and 1.30pm-4pm
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Fiendish Face Paints & Ghoulish Glitter Tattoos

Get into the spirit of Halloween and get your face painted, or choose a tattoo and to get into the festive mood.

Monday 23 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 23 October 2017
Times: None - None   11am, 12noon, 1, 2, and 3pm
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Quiz Fright - Halloween Quiz

Put your knowledge to the test in this frightfully festive quiz!

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Times: None - None   11am, 12noon, 1, 2, and 3pm
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Quiz Fright - Halloween Quiz

Put your knowledge to the test in this frightfully festive quiz!

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Times: None - None   10.30-12.30, & 1-3pm
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Creepy Crawlies

Find out about the fascinating world of bugs, beetles and butterflies with Dr David Waterhouse, curator of Natural History.

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Times: None - None   11am, 12noon, 1.30 and 3pm
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
It's a Wrap! Mummification Demonstration

Find out about the purpose and the process behind this ancient Egyptian ritual.

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Make Your Own Magic

Conjure up spells, potions, and magic wands to take home.

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Times: None - None   12noon, 1 & 2.30pm
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
The Story of Black Shuck

Join actor Neil Paris for a spine-chilling performance of East Anglia's ghostly dog tale.

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Times: None - None   10.30, 11.15, 12.30, 1.30, 2.15, and 3pm
Price:   Adults £3.70, Conc. £3.50, Child £3.00


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Spooky Dungeon Tours

Are you brave enough to follow our guide into the castle dungeons? Hear about the history of punishments past, and find out about the fate of criminals. Suitable for ages 5+ Places limited. Please book on arrival. We regret that we are unable to taking advanced bookings.

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with admission unless otherwise stated


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
A Horrid Halloween Half Term

Creep to the castle for a week of Halloween fun. Join a spooky dungeon tour, hear the story of Black Shuck, find out about mummification in ancient Egypt; plus quizzes, Magic Susie's School of Wizardry, crafts and much more.

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Activities included in admission price.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Create at Gressenhall

Get creative this Half Term and explore our Collections Gallery. Find out about rural trades and even try your hand at some traditional crafts.

Tuesday 24 October 2017
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 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 24 October 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Times: 10:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.15, Conc. £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
Magic Photo Prints

Learn the art of printing photographs without the use of a camera. Suitable for all ages.

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 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 24 October 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Times: 10:30 - 13:00  
Price:   Free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Pre-Historic Adventures

Discover the secrets of Seahenge – who made it and how did they make it? Handle real pre-historic artefacts and make your own edible Seahenge to take home.

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free admission.


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

Are you brave enough to try our spooky trail and win a small prize? No need to book. Just drop in!

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Times: 10:30 - 13:00  
Price:   £2 or £1 for members. No need to book, just drop in. Free for Norfolk Library Card Holders


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Discovery Day: Meet the Tudors

Meet a Tudor solider, try our Tudor bowling, handle real Tudor artefacts and make some Tudor sweets.

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 24 October 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
Fiendishly Foul! Museum Trail

Are you brave enough to try our spooky trail and win a small prize?!

Wednesday 25 October 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 25 October 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
Fiendishly Foul! Museum Trail

Are you brave enough to try our spooky trail and win a small prize?!

Wednesday 25 October 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 25 October 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free admission.


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

Are you brave enough to try our spooky trail and win a small prize? No need to book. Just drop in!

Wednesday 25 October 2017
Cromer Museum
Date:
Wednesday 25 October 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 25 October 2017
The Tolhouse
Date:
Wednesday 25 October 2017
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Special price valid on 25.10.17 only - just £3.50 per person for entry to both Elizabethan House Museum & Tolhouse Museum.


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Double Bumper History Day: Furry Familiars & Wicked Witches!

Enjoy both the Elizabethan House Museum and Tolhouse Museum on this day with the next title in our series of Double Bumper History Days! Discover a time of witches at both museums for a day. Where the simplest suspicion could turn into a witch hunt, hear tales of real life toil as well as those that could come straight from a fairy tale. Create your own familiar fiend just in time for Hallows eve