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Friday 15 May 2015
Elizabethan House
Date:
Friday 15 May 2015
Times: 18:00 - 22:00  
Price:   FREE admission 6-10pm on 15 May 2015 only.


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Museums at Night

Follow the map to visit Time & Tide, Tolhouse and Elizabethan House Museums to receive golden treasure! Along the way you'll encounter pirates, explorers and a gaoler looking to put you behind bars! Watch out for the sleeping pirate, learn about weapons, herbs and spices and make your own binoculars to take home. Something for everyone in this sea themed event so come on down and bring the family too!

Wednesday 27 May 2015
Elizabethan House
Date:
Wednesday 27 May 2015
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.50 Concession £4.10 Young Person £3.40 Family + 2 adults £12.60 Family + 1 adult £9.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Stately Piles

Make your own ‘Toad Hall’, fit for frogs and find out about the extraordinary habitats of moles, worms and dung beetles.

Tuesday 04 August 2015
Elizabethan House
Date:
Tuesday 04 August 2015
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.50 Concession £4.10 Young Person £3.40 Family + 2 adults £12.60 Family + 1 adult £9.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Vile Victorian Bake-Off!

Discover the ingredients in some vulgar Victorian recipes. Find out what Queen Victoria’s favourite luncheon was as well as learning how to make a Victorian sponge.

Thursday 13 August 2015
Elizabethan House
Date:
Thursday 13 August 2015
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.50 Concession £4.10 Young Person £3.40 Family + 2 adults £12.60 Family + 1 adult £9.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Writer in Residence

In the room where Parliamentarians sat at the table and plotted to overthrow King Charles I, meet a crime writer as he reads extracts from his work. In the Victorian kitchen, listen to stories of life on the front line from ‘Old Bill’, a wartime cartoon character created by writer and artist Bruce Bairnsfather.

Tuesday 18 August 2015
Elizabethan House
Date:
Tuesday 18 August 2015
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.50 Concession £4.10 Young Person £3.40 Family + 2 adults £12.60 Family + 1 adult £9.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Is There a Doctor in the House?

From the Tudor Bubonic plague to Trench foot in WWI, visit the ‘model’ patients in each room and meet Dr. Pox, to discover the cures for their ailments. Make a Tudor doctor’s mask and a posy of herbs to keep you well!

Thursday 27 August 2015
Elizabethan House
Date:
Thursday 27 August 2015
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.50 Concession £4.10 Young Person £3.40 Family + 2 adults £12.60 Family + 1 adult £9.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Secret Garden

Find out how to make a space for nature. Observe real bugs, taxidermy animals, tracks and trails and make your own ‘Elizabethan House-fly’ and Hidden Habitat to take away.

Thursday 10 September 2015
Elizabethan House
Date:
Thursday 10 September 2015
Times: None - None  
Price:   FREE admission as part of Heritage Open Days 10-13 September 2015 only.


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
House in a House (Museum trail)

Become a house detective and uncover the history of the Elizabethan House by finding the rooms with the clues!

Friday 11 September 2015
Elizabethan House
Date:
Friday 11 September 2015
Times: None - None  
Price:   FREE admission as part of Heritage Open Days 10-13 September 2015 only.


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
House in a House (Museum trail)

Become a house detective and uncover the history of the Elizabethan House by finding the rooms with the clues!

Saturday 12 September 2015
Elizabethan House
Date:
Saturday 12 September 2015
Times: None - None  
Price:   FREE admission as part of Heritage Open Days 10-13 September 2015 only.


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
House in a House (Museum trail)

Become a house detective and uncover the history of the Elizabethan House by finding the rooms with the clues!

Saturday 12 September 2015
Elizabethan House
Date:
Saturday 12 September 2015
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   FREE admission as part of Heritage Open Days 2015 10-13 September 2015 only.


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Making History

Make a Tudor Rose or a WWI Poppy and find out more about the carved decorative features and textiles of the Elizabethan House.

Sunday 13 September 2015
Elizabethan House
Date:
Sunday 13 September 2015
Times: None - None  
Price:   FREE admission as part of Heritage Open Days 10-13 September 2015 only.


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
House in a House (Museum trail)

Become a house detective and uncover the history of the Elizabethan House by finding the rooms with the clues!

Wednesday 28 October 2015
Elizabethan House
Date:
Wednesday 28 October 2015
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.50 Concession £4.10 Young Person £3.40 Family + 2 adults £12.60 Family + 1 adult £9.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
The Big Draw

Look for the ‘fashionable’ clues around the museum to create your own pop-up historical characters.