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Sunday 28 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Sunday 28 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £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
Halfway to Paradise: The Birth of British Rock

Harry Hammond was Britain's leading showbiz photographer for nearly two decades. Starting in the late 1940s, he captured the definitive images of virtually every leading British musician, as well as many visiting American artists. From Tommy Steele to the Beatles and Shirley Bassey to Dusty Springfield, Harry Hammond captured the emergence of the British rock 'n' rollers. This exhibition promises to take visitors on a journey back to the birth of British rock through photographs from the collections of the V&A.

Sunday 28 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Sunday 28 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
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
The Beatles to Bowie Tracks Trail!

Explore the sights and sounds of the rock'n'roll era of the fifties and sixties with this interactive trail!

Sunday 28 August 2016
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Sunday 28 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am - 5pm
Price:   Special admission price applies.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Village at War

Experience life on the home front during the Second World War and discover how you can “do your bit” for the War effort.

Sunday 28 August 2016
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Sunday 28 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Summer Sundays

Relax with refreshments and the Sunday papers in Strangers' garden. Play traditional garden games and hear Sonnets and Snippets recited by local thespians.

Sunday 28 August 2016
Cromer Museum
Date:
Sunday 28 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.00, Concession £3.80, Young person (4-18) £3.20, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £10.20, (2 adults + children) £13.60


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
A Mammoth Discovery! (Museum trail)

Delve into the life of the West Runton mammoth, its discovery and excavation.

Sunday 28 August 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Sunday 28 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am-5pm Tuesday to Saturday 12 noon - 4pm Sunday
Price:   Included in admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Art of the Mart: Savages, Famous Fairground Makers of Lynn Exhibition

The story of King’s Lynn’s iconic creators of merry-go-rounds – including a close look at the art, craft and design of the fairground.

Sunday 28 August 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Sunday 28 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £3.70, Conc. £3.50, Young person (4-18) £3.00, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £9.40, (2 adults + children) £12.60, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £1.00


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Samuel Yarham: A Yarmouth Murder

A fascinating display telling the story of murderer Samuel Yarham who was held in the Tolhouse Gaol before being hanged at Norwich Castle on 11 April 1846 for the murder of Harriet Candler. The display is on view 10am-4pm during the opening dates below - 15 & 17 July 21 July - 4 September (closed Saturdays) 8-11 September

Sunday 28 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Sunday 28 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Flint Rocks! Exhibition

Everything you ever wanted to know about flint but were afraid to ask. From fossils to flakes and soldiers to strike-a-lights, this exhibition throws light on this very versatile stone. Discover the people who worked and used it, and find out about flint’s Japanese cousin, obsidian.

Monday 29 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Monday 29 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Flint Rocks! Exhibition

Everything you ever wanted to know about flint but were afraid to ask. From fossils to flakes and soldiers to strike-a-lights, this exhibition throws light on this very versatile stone. Discover the people who worked and used it, and find out about flint’s Japanese cousin, obsidian.

Monday 29 August 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Monday 29 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £3.70, Conc. £3.50, Young person (4-18) £3.00, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £9.40, (2 adults + children) £12.60, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £1.00


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Samuel Yarham: A Yarmouth Murder

A fascinating display telling the story of murderer Samuel Yarham who was held in the Tolhouse Gaol before being hanged at Norwich Castle on 11 April 1846 for the murder of Harriet Candler. The display is on view 10am-4pm during the opening dates below - 15 & 17 July 21 July - 4 September (closed Saturdays) 8-11 September

Monday 29 August 2016
Cromer Museum
Date:
Monday 29 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.00, Concession £3.80, Young person (4-18) £3.20, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £10.20, (2 adults + children) £13.60


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
A Mammoth Discovery! (Museum trail)

Delve into the life of the West Runton mammoth, its discovery and excavation.

Monday 29 August 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Monday 29 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am - 5pm Tuesday to Saturday 12 noon - 4pm Sunday
Price:   Free with museum admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Twitching Trail

Take our Twitching Trail to win a small prize! Complete five trails and get invited to our Trails Stars Party on Saturday 17 September.

Monday 29 August 2016
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 29 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am - 5pm
Price:   Special admission price applies.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Village at War

Experience life on the home front during the Second World War and discover how you can “do your bit” for the War effort.

Monday 29 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Monday 29 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
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
The Beatles to Bowie Tracks Trail!

Explore the sights and sounds of the rock'n'roll era of the fifties and sixties with this interactive trail!

Monday 29 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Monday 29 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £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
Halfway to Paradise: The Birth of British Rock

Harry Hammond was Britain's leading showbiz photographer for nearly two decades. Starting in the late 1940s, he captured the definitive images of virtually every leading British musician, as well as many visiting American artists. From Tommy Steele to the Beatles and Shirley Bassey to Dusty Springfield, Harry Hammond captured the emergence of the British rock 'n' rollers. This exhibition promises to take visitors on a journey back to the birth of British rock through photographs from the collections of the V&A.

Tuesday 30 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £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
Halfway to Paradise: The Birth of British Rock

Harry Hammond was Britain's leading showbiz photographer for nearly two decades. Starting in the late 1940s, he captured the definitive images of virtually every leading British musician, as well as many visiting American artists. From Tommy Steele to the Beatles and Shirley Bassey to Dusty Springfield, Harry Hammond captured the emergence of the British rock 'n' rollers. This exhibition promises to take visitors on a journey back to the birth of British rock through photographs from the collections of the V&A.

Tuesday 30 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
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
The Beatles to Bowie Tracks Trail!

Explore the sights and sounds of the rock'n'roll era of the fifties and sixties with this interactive trail!

Tuesday 30 August 2016
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:  


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
A Home Front Mystery

Become a World War two detective and unearth the mystery of the crashed Heinkel plane on Gressenhall Farm.

Tuesday 30 August 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 12:00 - 15:00  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Shakespeare's soapbox: my kingdom for a horse!

Actor Neil Paris may become hoarse giving you a taste of Shakespeare: celebrating 400 years since the death of the bard.

Tuesday 30 August 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am - 5pm Tuesday to Saturday 12 noon - 4pm Sunday
Price:   Free with museum admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Twitching Trail

Take our Twitching Trail to win a small prize! Complete five trails and get invited to our Trails Stars Party on Saturday 17 September.

Tuesday 30 August 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   free with usual museum admission


01603 629127
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Chocolate City!

Find out about chocolate making in Norwich and get up close to some of our delicious collections.

Tuesday 30 August 2016
Cromer Museum
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.00, Concession £3.80, Young person (4-18) £3.20, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £10.20, (2 adults + children) £13.60


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
A Mammoth Discovery! (Museum trail)

Delve into the life of the West Runton mammoth, its discovery and excavation.

Tuesday 30 August 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am-5pm Tuesday to Saturday 12 noon - 4pm Sunday
Price:   Included in admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Art of the Mart: Savages, Famous Fairground Makers of Lynn Exhibition

The story of King’s Lynn’s iconic creators of merry-go-rounds – including a close look at the art, craft and design of the fairground.

Tuesday 30 August 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £3.70, Conc. £3.50, Young person (4-18) £3.00, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £9.40, (2 adults + children) £12.60, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £1.00


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Samuel Yarham: A Yarmouth Murder

A fascinating display telling the story of murderer Samuel Yarham who was held in the Tolhouse Gaol before being hanged at Norwich Castle on 11 April 1846 for the murder of Harriet Candler. The display is on view 10am-4pm during the opening dates below - 15 & 17 July 21 July - 4 September (closed Saturdays) 8-11 September

Tuesday 30 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   50p plus admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Where's Tommy? Museum Trail

Can you find mini Tom Paines hidden in the museum? Find them all to win a small prize.

Tuesday 30 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Flint Rocks! Exhibition

Everything you ever wanted to know about flint but were afraid to ask. From fossils to flakes and soldiers to strike-a-lights, this exhibition throws light on this very versatile stone. Discover the people who worked and used it, and find out about flint’s Japanese cousin, obsidian.

Tuesday 30 August 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 10:30 - 13:00   10.30am to 1pm
Price:   Free with museum admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
All At Sea: Pirate and Sailors Family Event

Shiver me timbers! Set a course to Lynn Museum for piratical fun! Find out about food on board ship and make some pirate crafts to take home.

Tuesday 30 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 10:30 - 12:00   10.30am to 12 noon
Price:   Free with museum admission (in partnership with Thetford’s Great Information Centre)


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Heritage Tuesday: Victorian Washday (Thetford Festival event)

Possers, mangles, dolly blues - get hands on with wash day Victorian-style.

Wednesday 31 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 31 August 2016
Times: 10:30 - 13:00   10.30am to 1pm
Price:   £2 or £1 for Friends and Museums Pass Holders


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Discovery Days: Vicious Vikings (Thetford Festival event)

Discover more about the Vicious Vikings who invaded Thetford twice and the Anglo-Saxons who survived the invasion. Meet costumed characters, handle real object from the past and make your own crafts to take home.

Wednesday 31 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 31 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Flint Rocks! Exhibition

Everything you ever wanted to know about flint but were afraid to ask. From fossils to flakes and soldiers to strike-a-lights, this exhibition throws light on this very versatile stone. Discover the people who worked and used it, and find out about flint’s Japanese cousin, obsidian.