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Thursday 22 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 22 August 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 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.

Thursday 22 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 22 August 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.

Thursday 22 August 2019
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Thursday 22 August 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
Live Like Your Great Granny

Try our trail, make natural remedies, beauty preparations and household crafts. Activities vary.

Thursday 22 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Thursday 22 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Thursday 22 August 2019
Cromer Museum
Date:
Thursday 22 August 2019
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult: £4.10 Concession: £3.90 Young person: £3.50 Family (1 adult + children): £10.85 Family (2 adults + children): £14.45 Twilight ticket (one hour before closing): £1.50


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Monsters and Minibeasts

Discover monsters of prehistory and meet some modern mini-beasts at our creepy crawly handling session.

Thursday 22 August 2019
Royal Norfolk Regimental Museum
Date:
Thursday 22 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Adult £6.20, Conc. £5.90, Child (4-18) £5.30, Family (1 adult) £16.35, Family (2 adults) £21.80.


01603 493650
regimental.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Fantastic Fifties

Swing in the 1950s with activities throughout the holiday.

Thursday 22 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 22 August 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)

Friday 23 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 23 August 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)

Friday 23 August 2019
Royal Norfolk Regimental Museum
Date:
Friday 23 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Adult £6.20, Conc. £5.90, Child (4-18) £5.30, Family (1 adult) £16.35, Family (2 adults) £21.80.


01603 493650
regimental.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Fantastic Fifties

Swing in the 1950s with activities throughout the holiday.

Friday 23 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Friday 23 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Friday 23 August 2019
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Friday 23 August 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
Live Like Your Great Granny

Try our trail, make natural remedies, beauty preparations and household crafts. Activities vary.

Friday 23 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 23 August 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.

Friday 23 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 23 August 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)

Saturday 24 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 24 August 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)

Saturday 24 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Saturday 24 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Saturday 24 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 24 August 2019
Times: None - None   Tours at 11.30am, 12..45pm, 2pm and 3.15pm
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Very Victorian Vikings Tour

Unknown before 1800, the terms 'Viking' and 'Viking Age' became a sensation by the end of the nineteenth century. This dramatic tour of Viking: Rediscover the Legend will provide key insights into the Victorian re-imagining of the Vikings. During the Victorian Era, hundreds of plays, poems, paintings and books explored the world of the Sea Kings of Old. Join us for this unique and immersive guided tour and discover for yourself the Viking Age in Queen Victoria's Britain.

Saturday 24 August 2019
Royal Norfolk Regimental Museum
Date:
Saturday 24 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Adult £6.20, Conc. £5.90, Child (4-18) £5.30, Family (1 adult) £16.35, Family (2 adults) £21.80.


01603 493650
regimental.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Fantastic Fifties

Swing in the 1950s with activities throughout the holiday.

Saturday 24 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Saturday 24 August 2019
Times: 14:00 - 15:00  
Price:   Included with normal admission - No booking required but first come first served (limited spaces).


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Once Upon a Time with Chris Riddell

Join us for a live drawing and story telling event with local author and illustrator Chris Riddell. (Books include Goth Girl, The Edge Chronicles and the Ottoline series).

Saturday 24 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 24 August 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)

Sunday 25 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Sunday 25 August 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
Village at War

Immerse yourself in Norfolk life during World War Two and experience life on the Home Front. See military and civilian vehicles, meet costumed characters from GIs to Land Girls and join in a wartime tea dance.

Sunday 25 August 2019
Cromer Museum
Date:
Sunday 25 August 2019
Times: 12:45 - 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: 01603 513543

Sunday 25 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Sunday 25 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Sunday 25 August 2019
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Sunday 25 August 2019
Times: 13:00 - 16:30  
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
Live Like Your Great Granny

Try our trail, make natural remedies, beauty preparations and household crafts. Activities vary.

Monday 26 August 2019
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 26 August 2019
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult : £5.40 Concession: £5.15 Child (4-18): £4.60 Family ticket (1 adult and children): £14.25 Family ticket (2 adults and children): £19.00 Twilight ticket (one hour before closing): £1.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Daring Dressing Up

Dive head first into our costume collection! Try a “new look” with our period costumes from Tudor to Victorian and learn about art of getting dressed 100 or more years ago.

Monday 26 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 26 August 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)

Monday 26 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 26 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Monday 26 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 26 August 2019
Times: None - None   Tours at 11.30am, 12..45pm, 2pm and 3.15pm
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Very Victorian Vikings Tour

Unknown before 1800, the terms 'Viking' and 'Viking Age' became a sensation by the end of the nineteenth century. This dramatic tour of Viking: Rediscover the Legend will provide key insights into the Victorian re-imagining of the Vikings. During the Victorian Era, hundreds of plays, poems, paintings and books explored the world of the Sea Kings of Old. Join us for this unique and immersive guided tour and discover for yourself the Viking Age in Queen Victoria's Britain.

Monday 26 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 26 August 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
Village at War

Immerse yourself in Norfolk life during World War Two and experience life on the Home Front. See military and civilian vehicles, meet costumed characters from GIs to Land Girls and join in a wartime tea dance.

Monday 26 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 26 August 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)