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Saturday 10 December 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Saturday 10 December 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Christmas Museum Trail!

Xmas finding fun at the museum with a small Christmas present as a prize!

Saturday 10 December 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Saturday 10 December 2016
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 10 December 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Saturday 10 December 2016
Times: None - None   Tuesdays to Saturdays 10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Included in museum admission:Adults £5.50,Conc £5.20, Children £4.40, Family 1 adult and all children £14.00, 2 adults and all children £18.70. Pop in for a pound one hour before closing.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Punk in the East

Marking 40 years of punk heritage and influence in Norwich and beyond told through stories and collections of people who lived and loved every moment of the punk scene.Marking 40 years of punk heritage and influence in Norwich and beyond told through stories and collections of people who lived and loved every moment of the punk scene.

Saturday 10 December 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 10 December 2016
Times: 13:00 - 13:30  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Fishermen & Kings: Costumed Guided Tours

Join our First World War nurse as your costumed guide to discover the life and times of Olive Edis.

Saturday 10 December 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Saturday 10 December 2016
Times: None - None   11am - 3pm
Price:   Included in general admission: Adults £5.50,Conc £5.20, Children £4.40, Family 1 adult and all children £14.00, 2 adults and all children £18.70. Pop in for a pound one hour before closing.


01603 629127
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Create Your Own Christmas Cracker

Get ready for your Christmas festivities! Come and get inspiration from our wonderful cracker collection and have a go at making your own.

Saturday 10 December 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 10 December 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   50p plus museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Merry Little Christmas Tree Family Trail

Can you spot the Christmas trees hidden in the museum to win a small prize?

Sunday 11 December 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Sunday 11 December 2016
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.

Sunday 11 December 2016
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Sunday 11 December 2016
Times: 13:00 - 16:30  
Price:   free with usual museum admission


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Festive Family Fun at Strangers' Hall

Enjoy the unique atmosphere of this medieval house as it prepares for Christmas: feast your eyes on the festive greenery, breathe in the seasonal scents and explore Christmas traditions from the past.

Monday 12 December 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Monday 12 December 2016
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 13 December 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 13 December 2016
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 13 December 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 13 December 2016
Times: 10:30 - 12:00   1030am to 12 noon
Price:   £2 or £1 for Museums Pass Holders and Friends


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Spinning

Our spinning group is affiliated to Diss Guild of Spinners, Dyers and Weavers. We offer free tuition and the opportunity to hire a Guild wheel before you commit. Teaching places are limited and need to be pre-booked (tel 01842 752599) but experienced spinners are welcome to join at any time.

Tuesday 13 December 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 13 December 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Christmas Museum Trail!

Xmas finding fun at the museum with a small Christmas present as a prize!

Tuesday 13 December 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 13 December 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   50p plus museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Merry Little Christmas Tree Family Trail

Can you spot the Christmas trees hidden in the museum to win a small prize?

Tuesday 13 December 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 13 December 2016
Times: None - None   Tuesdays to Saturdays 10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Included in museum admission:Adults £5.50,Conc £5.20, Children £4.40, Family 1 adult and all children £14.00, 2 adults and all children £18.70. Pop in for a pound one hour before closing.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Punk in the East

Marking 40 years of punk heritage and influence in Norwich and beyond told through stories and collections of people who lived and loved every moment of the punk scene.Marking 40 years of punk heritage and influence in Norwich and beyond told through stories and collections of people who lived and loved every moment of the punk scene.

Wednesday 14 December 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Wednesday 14 December 2016
Times: None - None   Tuesdays to Saturdays 10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Included in museum admission:Adults £5.50,Conc £5.20, Children £4.40, Family 1 adult and all children £14.00, 2 adults and all children £18.70. Pop in for a pound one hour before closing.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Punk in the East

Marking 40 years of punk heritage and influence in Norwich and beyond told through stories and collections of people who lived and loved every moment of the punk scene.Marking 40 years of punk heritage and influence in Norwich and beyond told through stories and collections of people who lived and loved every moment of the punk scene.

Wednesday 14 December 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 14 December 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   50p plus museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Merry Little Christmas Tree Family Trail

Can you spot the Christmas trees hidden in the museum to win a small prize?

Wednesday 14 December 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 14 December 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Christmas Museum Trail!

Xmas finding fun at the museum with a small Christmas present as a prize!

Wednesday 14 December 2016
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Wednesday 14 December 2016
Times: 17:30 - 19:30  
Price:   Adult £8.00, Conc £7.50


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
After Hours Christmas Special -Tales of Christmas Past

Celebrate the festive season in style and see this magnificent medieval building decked out in all its Christmas finery. Settle down and listen to ghostly tales of the past, then finish the evening with a glass of punch and a mince pie treat! A great alternative to the usual office party! Story telling takes place at 5.30, 6.30 and 7.30pm and numbers are limited in each session so booking is essential. Suitable for aged 16 and over.

Wednesday 14 December 2016
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Wednesday 14 December 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   free with usual admission


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Festive Fun at Strangers' Hall

Enjoy the unique atmosphere of this medieval house as it prepares for Christmas: feast your eyes on the festive greenery, breathe in the seasonal scents and explore Christmas traditions from the past.

Wednesday 14 December 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 14 December 2016
Times: 11:00 - 12:30  
Price:   Adult 6.50, Concession £6, Museums Pass £5.50.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Castle Art

These informal and friendly monthly art classes encourage new and improving artists to experiment with media, techniques and styles using the Castle's stunning collections for inspiration. Booking recommended: 01603 495897 or 01603 493625

Wednesday 14 December 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 14 December 2016
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 15 December 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Thursday 15 December 2016
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 15 December 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 15 December 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Christmas Museum Trail!

Xmas finding fun at the museum with a small Christmas present as a prize!

Thursday 15 December 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 15 December 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   50p plus museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Merry Little Christmas Tree Family Trail

Can you spot the Christmas trees hidden in the museum to win a small prize?

Thursday 15 December 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Thursday 15 December 2016
Times: 10:00 - 11:30  
Price:   FREE admission - advance booking essential. Tel. Polly on (01493) 743944 or email polly.ward@norfolk.gov.uk


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Little Kippers: Up My Street!

Enjoy some special time with your pre-school child exploring the museum and chatting about the things you see. Have fun learning together, listening to stories and making exciting things to take home.

Thursday 15 December 2016
Norwich Castle Study Centre
Date:
Thursday 15 December 2016
Times: 11:00 - 12:30  
Price:   Adult £8.00, Conc £7.50, Museum Pass/CTA £7.00


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Talking Textiles - On the Town

Woo! Woo! Get glammed up with a dazzling array of party frocks and sharp suits. Numbers are limited so booking essential.

Friday 16 December 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Friday 16 December 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   50p plus museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Merry Little Christmas Tree Family Trail

Can you spot the Christmas trees hidden in the museum to win a small prize?

Friday 16 December 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Friday 16 December 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Christmas Museum Trail!

Xmas finding fun at the museum with a small Christmas present as a prize!

Friday 16 December 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 16 December 2016
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
Winter Drawers On!

A talk by Angela Bishop (Reminiscence East) all about our memories of winters and Christmases past. Jack Frost on the window pane, chilblains, advent calendars with no chocolate, a sixpence in the Christmas pudding. If you remember this you will enjoy this fun talk, full of anecdotes, and reminiscing.

Friday 16 December 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 16 December 2016
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.