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Thursday 21 February 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 21 February 2019
Times: 10:00 - 13:00  
Price:   Free Admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
1940's Family Event Day

Learn what life was like on the Home Front, in the 1940's at Lynn Museum's family event this February half term. Costumed characters, crafts and food will all help you on your way to learning more about the lives of people living during the Second World War.

Friday 22 February 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Friday 22 February 2019
Times: 14:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Out of the Closet Tours

Members of Teenage History Club will lead short tours of Lynn Museum, focusing on objects relating to Queer history. Tours take place at 2pm and 3.30pm. No need to book, just come along.

Wednesday 27 February 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 27 February 2019
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   Only £1 or Free for Friends of Kings Lynn Museum (FKLM) or Museum Pass Holders


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Coffee Morning

With a different theme each month, come along for a chance to learn more about the museum collection, try your hand at a new craft and enjoy coffee and cake.

Wednesday 06 March 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 06 March 2019
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free, booking advised.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Afternoon Talk: Egyptology, A Cabinet of Curiosities

Join Sam as she considers Egyptomania, Victorian collectors and how these fascinating objects have reached Lynn Museum’s collection.

Tuesday 12 March 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 12 March 2019
Times: 10:30 - 11:30  
Price:   50p per child, accompanying adults free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Mini Museum Club

Join us for monthly sessions aimed at children aged 4 and under – an hour of singing, exploring, stories, communication and play. Activities will change on a weekly basis.

Wednesday 13 March 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 13 March 2019
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free, booking advised.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Afternoon Talk: Cooking Equipment in mid 17th century Kings Lynn

Tony discusses the work and legacy of local craftsman Thomas Tue, and the remarkable creations invented within his workshop.

Wednesday 20 March 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 20 March 2019
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free, booking advised.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Afternoon Talk: History Underfoot: Medieval Floor Tiles

Monika reflects upon the Bawsey tile collection held by the museum & other medieval highlights witnessed during her time working along the coast.

Wednesday 27 March 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 27 March 2019
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free, booking advised.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Afternoon Talk: A Natural History of Lynn Museum

A discussion of all creatures great and small and how they relate to the displays and collections at Lynn Museum.

Wednesday 27 March 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 27 March 2019
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   Only £1 or Free for Friends of Kings Lynn Museum (FKLM) or Museum Pass Holders


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Coffee Morning

With a different theme each month, come along for a chance to learn more about the museum collection, try your hand at a new craft and enjoy coffee and cake.

Tuesday 09 April 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 09 April 2019
Times: 10:30 - 11:30  
Price:   50p per child, accompanying adults free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Mini Museum Club

Join us for monthly sessions aimed at children aged 4 and under – an hour of singing, exploring, stories, communication and play. Activities will change on a weekly basis.

Thursday 11 April 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 11 April 2019
Times: 10:00 - 13:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission price


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Egyptian Family Event Day

During the second week of the Easter break join us for all things Egyptian! On Thursday 11 April we will be hosting our family event day between 10am-1pm. There will be crafts, games, object handling & food sessions to take part in. Activities included in museum admission price. No booking necessary, just drop in.

Wednesday 24 April 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 24 April 2019
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   Only £1 or Free for Friends of Kings Lynn Museum (FKLM) or Museum Pass Holders


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Coffee Morning

With a different theme each month, come along for a chance to learn more about the museum collection, try your hand at a new craft and enjoy coffee and cake.

Tuesday 14 May 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 14 May 2019
Times: 10:30 - 11:30  
Price:   50p per child, per session. Accompanying adults are free, with older and younger siblings also welcome


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Mini Museum Club

Join us for monthly sessions aimed at children aged 4 and under – an hour of singing, exploring, stories, communication and play. Activities will change on a weekly basis. .

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   Only £1 or Free for Friends of Kings Lynn Museum (FKLM) or Museum Pass Holders


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Coffee Morning

With a different theme each month, come along for a chance to learn more about the museum collection, try your hand at a new craft and enjoy coffee and cake.

Thursday 30 May 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 30 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 13:00  
Price:   Included with museum admission prices


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Fairground Animals Event Day - with Isabelle King

Join the team at Lynn Museum this half term to celebrate the brilliant fairground history of King's Lynn. Take part in a variety of activities focused on fairground animals. Lynn Museum will also be welcoming Isabelle King, noted Norfolk children's author for this event. Isabelle will be reading from her brand new book 'Once Upon a Street: Norfolk Stories for Children' which includes stories based on Frederick Savage's fairground animal rides! Activites & storytelling included in museum admission price

Tuesday 11 June 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 11 June 2019
Times: 10:30 - 11:30  
Price:   50p per child, per session. Accompanying adults are free, with older and younger siblings also welcome


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Mini Museum Club

Join us for monthly sessions aimed at children aged 4 and under – an hour of singing, exploring, stories, communication and play. Activities will change on a weekly basis.

Wednesday 26 June 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 26 June 2019
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   Only £1 or Free for Friends of Kings Lynn Museum (FKLM) or Museum Pass Holders


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Coffee Morning

With a different theme each month, come along for a chance to learn more about the museum collection, try your hand at a new craft and enjoy coffee and cake.

Tuesday 09 July 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 09 July 2019
Times: 10:30 - 11:30  
Price:   50p per child, accompanying adults free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Mini Museum Club

Join us for monthly sessions aimed at children aged 4 and under – an hour of singing, exploring, stories, communication and play. Activities will change on a weekly basis.

Wednesday 31 July 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 31 July 2019
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   Only £1 or Free for Friends of Kings Lynn Museum (FKLM) or Museum Pass Holders


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Coffee Morning

With a different theme each month, come along for a chance to learn more about the museum collection, try your hand at a new craft and enjoy coffee and cake.

Thursday 01 August 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 01 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 13:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission price


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Romans and Celts Family Event Day

Our first family event day of this summer we will be focused on the Romans and Celts! The east of England has a vast heritage relating to both Celtic and Roman settlers. Join the team at the museum to take part in crafts, object handling & other activities. Activities are included in museum admission prices.

Thursday 08 August 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 08 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 13:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission price


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
King's Lynn Floods Family Event Day

At 6.30pm on 31 January 1953 King's Lynn was hit by a flood, which is still remembered as one of the worst peacetime disasters to hit East Anglia. Learn about the effects of the flood on the people of King's Lynn and Norfolk, hear stories about how people coped and understand the precautions put in place to try and combat flooding happening again. Activites included in museum admission price.

Tuesday 13 August 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 13 August 2019
Times: 10:30 - 11:30  
Price:   50p per child, accompanying adults free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Mini Museum Club

Join us for monthly sessions aimed at children aged 4 and under – an hour of singing, exploring, stories, communication and play. Activities will change on a weekly basis.

Thursday 15 August 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 15 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 13:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission price


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Anglo Saxon and Viking Family Event Day

Join the team at Lynn Museum as they discover the lives of our Anglo Saxon and Viking ancestors. Handle historic objects, try out a new craft, and taste some authentic recipes! Activities included in museum admission price.

Thursday 22 August 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 22 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 13:00  
Price:   included in museum admission price


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Seahenge Family Event Day

Seahenge, the timber circle, found on Holme Beach over 20 years ago, is one of Lynn Museum's most fascinating exhibits. Dating back to the Bronze Age the mystical structure may have had many functions. Join the team at the museum to learn more about Seahenge and those who built it. Discover the scientific techniques used to preserve the 4000 year old wood and hold a replica Bronze Age axe. Activities included in museum admission price.

Wednesday 28 August 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 28 August 2019
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   Only £1 or Free for Friends of Kings Lynn Museum (FKLM) or Museum Pass Holders


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Coffee Morning

With a different theme each month, come along for a chance to learn more about the museum collection, try your hand at a new craft and enjoy coffee and cake.

Tuesday 10 September 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 10 September 2019
Times: 10:30 - 11:30  
Price:   50p per child, accompanying adults free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Mini Museum Club

Join us for monthly sessions aimed at children aged 4 and under – an hour of singing, exploring, stories, communication and play. Activities will change on a weekly basis.

Wednesday 25 September 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 25 September 2019
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   Only £1 or Free for Friends of Kings Lynn Museum (FKLM) or Museum Pass Holders


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Coffee Morning

With a different theme each month, come along for a chance to learn more about the museum collection, try your hand at a new craft and enjoy coffee and cake.

Tuesday 08 October 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 08 October 2019
Times: 10:30 - 11:30  
Price:   50p per child, accompanying adults free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Mini Museum Club

Join us for monthly sessions aimed at children aged 4 and under – an hour of singing, exploring, stories, communication and play. Activities will change on a weekly basis.

Wednesday 30 October 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 30 October 2019
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   Only £1 or Free for Friends of Kings Lynn Museum (FKLM) or Museum Pass Holders


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Coffee Morning

With a different theme each month, come along for a chance to learn more about the museum collection, try your hand at a new craft and enjoy coffee and cake.

Tuesday 12 November 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 12 November 2019
Times: 10:30 - 10:30  
Price:   50p per child, accompanying adults free


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Mini Museum Club

Join us for monthly sessions aimed at children aged 4 and under – an hour of singing, exploring, stories, communication and play. Activities will change on a weekly basis.