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Saturday 25 February 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Saturday 25 February 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young Person £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Never Had It So Good

Emerging from austerity and rationing, the 1950s was a time when Britain led the world in the quality and innovation of its decorative and applied arts, and when good design became affordable by all. This exhibition creates a vision of the 1950s through many different aspects of design, both inside and outside the home. A touring exhibition from Compton Verney.

Saturday 25 February 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Saturday 25 February 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.

Saturday 25 February 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Saturday 25 February 2017
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free Admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Pentney Brooches

The Pentney Brooches Display. Special display of Anglo Saxon treasure on loan from the British Museum.

Saturday 25 February 2017
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Saturday 25 February 2017
Times: 11:00 - 15:00   11am, 1pm and 3pm
Price:   Adults £5.50, Conc £5.20, Children £4.40.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Undercroft Tours

Join us for a fascinating tour of our Medieval undercroft to find out more about what lies beneath the building. The tour lasts around 40 minutes, and is not suitable for under 8's. Tours are free with your museum admission. Call 01603 629127 to book your place.

Saturday 25 February 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 25 February 2017
Times: 10:30 - 16:00  
Price:   free with usual admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Archaeology Day

A day of archaeological activities including an opportunity to view the Haddiscoe Hoard, over 300 rediscovered Civil War coins and specimens from the Costume and Textile Collection. Join local metal detectorists, enjoy their finds and try your hand and detecting 'treasure' of your own. Meet the community archaeologist and explore the Norfolk Heritage Explorer Records to find out what's happening in your neighbourhood. Learn about Flintspiration and the Historic Churches Trust and see flint knapping demonstrations by Jason Gibbons. Also, local Young Archaeologists will be helping with hands-on craft activities and showing off their own 'finds'. There will be a talk at 11.30am by Dr Adrian Marsden entitled 'Seventeenth Century Small Change, or How Many Herrings for a Ha'penny', and at 2pm Dr Victor Morgan will talk about the colours, smells sounds and processions associated with Norwich Parish Churches.

Sunday 26 February 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Sunday 26 February 2017
Times: 9:30 - 16:00  
Price:   Limited number of places - FREE workshop for adults only - advance booking essential - tel (01493) 743930 (NB material will need to be purchased to bring on the day - participants will be advised by email in advance)


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
1950s Vintage Sewing Workshop

Take inspiration from our exhibition Never Had It So Good and look at original prints and sewing patterns from the 1950s to create a simple garment in one day with help from our tutor.

Sunday 26 February 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Sunday 26 February 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young Person £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Never Had It So Good

Emerging from austerity and rationing, the 1950s was a time when Britain led the world in the quality and innovation of its decorative and applied arts, and when good design became affordable by all. This exhibition creates a vision of the 1950s through many different aspects of design, both inside and outside the home. A touring exhibition from Compton Verney.

Monday 27 February 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Monday 27 February 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young Person £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Never Had It So Good

Emerging from austerity and rationing, the 1950s was a time when Britain led the world in the quality and innovation of its decorative and applied arts, and when good design became affordable by all. This exhibition creates a vision of the 1950s through many different aspects of design, both inside and outside the home. A touring exhibition from Compton Verney.

Tuesday 28 February 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 28 February 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young Person £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Never Had It So Good

Emerging from austerity and rationing, the 1950s was a time when Britain led the world in the quality and innovation of its decorative and applied arts, and when good design became affordable by all. This exhibition creates a vision of the 1950s through many different aspects of design, both inside and outside the home. A touring exhibition from Compton Verney.

Tuesday 28 February 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 28 February 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 01 March 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 01 March 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 01 March 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 01 March 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young Person £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Never Had It So Good

Emerging from austerity and rationing, the 1950s was a time when Britain led the world in the quality and innovation of its decorative and applied arts, and when good design became affordable by all. This exhibition creates a vision of the 1950s through many different aspects of design, both inside and outside the home. A touring exhibition from Compton Verney.

Thursday 02 March 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Thursday 02 March 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young Person £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Never Had It So Good

Emerging from austerity and rationing, the 1950s was a time when Britain led the world in the quality and innovation of its decorative and applied arts, and when good design became affordable by all. This exhibition creates a vision of the 1950s through many different aspects of design, both inside and outside the home. A touring exhibition from Compton Verney.

Thursday 02 March 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 02 March 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.

Friday 03 March 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Friday 03 March 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.

Friday 03 March 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 03 March 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young Person £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Never Had It So Good

Emerging from austerity and rationing, the 1950s was a time when Britain led the world in the quality and innovation of its decorative and applied arts, and when good design became affordable by all. This exhibition creates a vision of the 1950s through many different aspects of design, both inside and outside the home. A touring exhibition from Compton Verney.

Friday 03 March 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 03 March 2017
Times: 11:30 - 12:30  
Price:   Included in standard museum admission price, or for talk only - £2.90 (£1.85 Norfolk Museums Service passholders) Places must be booked in advance - tel (01493) 743930 or email Yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Ted Ellis - Norfolk's Man of Nature

‘The life and times of Norfolk’s favourite naturalist, TV personality, and former Keeper of Natural History at Norwich Castle’ A talk by John Holdaway, Natural History Trainee with Norfolk Museums Service.

Saturday 04 March 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Saturday 04 March 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young Person £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Never Had It So Good

Emerging from austerity and rationing, the 1950s was a time when Britain led the world in the quality and innovation of its decorative and applied arts, and when good design became affordable by all. This exhibition creates a vision of the 1950s through many different aspects of design, both inside and outside the home. A touring exhibition from Compton Verney.

Saturday 04 March 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Saturday 04 March 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.

Saturday 04 March 2017
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Saturday 04 March 2017
Times: 10:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with usual Museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Dolls' Houses, Minatures, Crafts and More (Small Stories at Strangers' Hall)

An exciting day of demonstrations, activities and craft stalls, focusing on dolls' houses, miniatures and local makers.

Sunday 05 March 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Sunday 05 March 2017
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young Person £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Never Had It So Good

Emerging from austerity and rationing, the 1950s was a time when Britain led the world in the quality and innovation of its decorative and applied arts, and when good design became affordable by all. This exhibition creates a vision of the 1950s through many different aspects of design, both inside and outside the home. A touring exhibition from Compton Verney.

Tuesday 07 March 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 07 March 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.

Tuesday 07 March 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 07 March 2017
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   £2 or £1 for members. Booking essential, 01842 752 599.


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

Join us to knit, knatter and have a cup of tea or coffee.

Tuesday 07 March 2017
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 07 March 2017
Times: 13:30 - 15:30  
Price:   £2 or £1 for members. Booking essential, 01842 752 599.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Dolls House Club

Try your hand at creating dolls house furniture in a friendly atmosphere with tea or coffee and biscuits.

Wednesday 08 March 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 08 March 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 09 March 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 09 March 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.

Friday 10 March 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Friday 10 March 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.

Friday 10 March 2017
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 10 March 2017
Times: 11:30 - 12:30  
Price:   Included in standard museum admission price, or for talk only - £2.90 (£1.85 Norfolk Museums Service passholders) Places must be booked in advance - tel (01493) 743930 or email Yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
A Brave New World: British Advertising in the 1950s.

A talk by Alistair Moir (History of Advertising Trust) Looking back through examples of advertising from the 1950's, this talk will focus on the post war development of advertising and the impact of commercial television in 1955.

Saturday 11 March 2017
Lynn Museum
Date:
Saturday 11 March 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.

Saturday 11 March 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 11 March 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with Museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Little and Large (Family Saturdays)

Find out how to scale up and down and create little versions of large things!