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Sunday 26 May 2019
Cromer Museum
Date:
Sunday 26 May 2019
Times: 11:45 - 14:30  
Price:   Price: £4. Museums Pass Holders £3


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
History Walks: Cromer at War

Discover the Cromer of World War II and see how the destruction re-shaped the town. Join local experts for informative and entertaining walks around historic Cromer looking at its architecture, history, myths and legends. Advance booking essential

Sunday 26 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Sunday 26 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.

Monday 27 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 27 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.

Monday 27 May 2019
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 27 May 2019
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Museum admission only: Adult £5.40, Conc £5.15, Child (4 -18) £4.60, Family + 2 adults £19.00 Family + 1 adult £14.25, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Household, Help!

Some of the servants are ill today – can you fill the gap and help with the daily running of the house? See if you have what it takes to be hired.

Monday 27 May 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 27 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Special event ticket prices apply: Adult £15.00, Conc £14.25, Child (4-18) £12.75, Family ticket (1 adult and all children): £39.60, Family ticket (2 adults and all children): £52.80. It’s cheaper to book online at: www.arttickets.org.uk


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Retro Revival!

Step back in time and experience all things vintage! Get into the swing with live music and DJs spinning records from the 1950s to the 1970s. Get the vintage look, see classic cars and browse the market for period treasures.

Monday 27 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 27 May 2019
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission: Adults £9.90, Children £8.50, Concessions £9.40, Family (1 adult) £26.10, Family (2 adults) £34.85


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
The Legend Returns!

Voyage into the world of Vikings, explore beautiful Viking objects, tackle a trail, enjoy guided tours, discover the Nordic origin of local place names, plus costumes and more! Activities are included with museum admission, programme changes daily. (Excluding Sunday)

Monday 27 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 27 May 2019
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Activity included with museum admission: Adults £9.90, Children £8.50, Concessions £9.40, Family (1 adult) £26.10, Family (2 adults) £34.85


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Don't Lose Your Head!

As part of our exciting holiday programme, make your own Coppergate helmet plus create a wonderful Viking navigation chart to take home. This activity will run daily during the holidays (except Sunday)

Tuesday 28 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Activity included with museum admission: Adults £9.90, Children £8.50, Concessions £9.40, Family (1 adult) £26.10, Family (2 adults) £34.85


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Don't Lose Your Head!

As part of our exciting holiday programme, make your own Coppergate helmet plus create a wonderful Viking navigation chart to take home. This activity will run daily during the holidays (except Sunday)

Tuesday 28 May 2019
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Times: 11:00 - 12:30   11am - 12.30pm
Price:   £5.00 including museum entry


01603 629127
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Ale Tales, Norwich Pubs Past and Present

As part of City of Ale, join a walking tour around some of the city's many pubs, some long gone and some still present. City of Norwich Tour Guide Jonathan Hooton begins his tour at the museum, and will guide you through the city. Tour lasts around 90 minutes.

Tuesday 28 May 2019
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Times: None - None   10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Adult £6.20, Conc. £5.90, Child (4-18) £5.30, Family (1 adult) £16.35, Family (2 adults) £21.80.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Pills for All Ills!

Marvel at medicines from the past in our unique chemist's shop and have a go at producing pills just like pharmacists of the past.

Tuesday 28 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission: Adults £9.90, Children £8.50, Concessions £9.40, Family (1 adult) £26.10, Family (2 adults) £34.85


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
The Legend Returns!

Voyage into the world of Vikings, explore beautiful Viking objects, tackle a trail, enjoy guided tours, discover the Nordic origin of local place names, plus costumes and more! Activities are included with museum admission, programme changes daily. (Excluding Sunday)

Tuesday 28 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.

Tuesday 28 May 2019
Cromer Museum
Date:
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £4.10, Conc. £3.90, Child (4-18) £3.50, Family (1 adult) £10.85, Family (2 adults) £14.45.


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Secrets of the Dark Darkroom

Learn the magical art of printing photographs without the use of a camera. Session are at: 11 am-12pm 12:45-1:45pm 1:15 pm-2:15 pm 2:45 pm-3:45 pm

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult £5.40, Conc. £5.15, Child (4-18) £4.60, Family (1 adult) £14.25, Family (2 adults) £19.


01603 667229
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Calling all Blockheads!

Get creative in our giant Lego challenge.

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Museum admission only: Adult £6.20, Conc £5.90, Child (4 -18) £5.30, Family + 2 adults £21.80, Family + 1 adult £16.35, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Powerful Potions

Learn the art of making potions and lotions with our medieval apothecary and create your own 'pot of magic' to take home with you. "

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission: Adults £9.90, Children £8.50, Concessions £9.40, Family (1 adult) £26.10, Family (2 adults) £34.85


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
The Legend Returns!

Voyage into the world of Vikings, explore beautiful Viking objects, tackle a trail, enjoy guided tours, discover the Nordic origin of local place names, plus costumes and more! Activities are included with museum admission, programme changes daily. (Excluding Sunday)

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.

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Times: None - None   Performances at 11.30am, 1 and 2.30pm
Price:   Included with museum admission: Adults £9.90, Children £8.50, Concessions £9.40, Family (1 adult) £26.10, Family (2 adults) £34.85


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Hiccup the Viking

Hiccup the Viking and his pal Fish Legs are brought to life in this fantastic family drama, inspired by Cressida Cowell's brilliant book, 'How to Train Your Dragon'. Book a place on arrival.

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Activity included with museum admission: Adults £9.90, Children £8.50, Concessions £9.40, Family (1 adult) £26.10, Family (2 adults) £34.85


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Don't Lose Your Head!

As part of our exciting holiday programme, make your own Coppergate helmet plus create a wonderful Viking navigation chart to take home. This activity will run daily during the holidays (except Sunday)

Wednesday 29 May 2019
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Times: None - None   10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Adult £6.20, Conc. £5.90, Child (4-18) £5.30, Family (1 adult) £16.35, Family (2 adults) £21.80.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Pills for All Ills!

Marvel at medicines from the past in our unique chemist's shop and make an old-fashioned pill box to take home.

Thursday 30 May 2019
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Thursday 30 May 2019
Times: None - None   10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Adult £6.20, Conc. £5.90, Child (4-18) £5.30, Family (1 adult) £16.35, Family (2 adults) £21.80.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Pills for All Ills!

Marvel at medicines from the past in our unique chemist's shop and make an old-fashioned pill box to take home.

Thursday 30 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 30 May 2019
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Activity included with museum admission: Adults £9.90, Children £8.50, Concessions £9.40, Family (1 adult) £26.10, Family (2 adults) £34.85


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Don't Lose Your Head!

As part of our exciting holiday programme, make your own Coppergate helmet plus create a wonderful Viking navigation chart to take home. This activity will run daily during the holidays (except Sunday)

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

Thursday 30 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 30 May 2019
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission: Adults £9.90, Children £8.50, Concessions £9.40, Family (1 adult) £26.10, Family (2 adults) £34.85


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
The Legend Returns!

Voyage into the world of Vikings, explore beautiful Viking objects, tackle a trail, enjoy guided tours, discover the Nordic origin of local place names, plus costumes and more! Activities are included with museum admission, programme changes daily. (Excluding Sunday)

Thursday 30 May 2019
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 30 May 2019
Times: 10:30 - 11:30  
Price:   50p per child, accompanying adults free


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Mini Museum Club - How Does Your Garden Grow

Come along to our fun-packed sessions for pre-schoolers (though older family and friends are welcome, too!). Let's learn, play and explore the Ancient House together. Join us to make crafts, sing songs, listen to stories and have fun in the museum. This month we will be making bee and bird feeders and pop-up flowers to take home.

Thursday 30 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 30 May 2019
Times: 11:30 - 14:30  
Price:   This activity is included with museum admission: Adults £9.90, Children £8.50, Concessions £9.40, Family (1 adult) £26.10, Family (2 adults) £34.85


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Skadi's Husband's Feet & Other Stories

As part of our 'The Legend Returns!' holiday programme, hear Susie the Storyteller rework old Nordic tales - The Death of Balder, How Sif Got Her Hair Back and Skadi's Husband's Feet. Book a place on your arrival. Sessions at 11.30am, 1 & 2.30pm.

Thursday 30 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 30 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.

Thursday 30 May 2019
Cromer Museum
Date:
Thursday 30 May 2019
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £4.10, Conc. £3.90, Child (4-18) £3.50, Family (1 adult) £10.85, Family (2 adults) £14.45.


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Crafty Cromer: Olive and Company

Wander around the Olive Edis galleries and take inspiration to make mini characters and cameras.

Friday 31 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 31 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.