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Saturday 25 February 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 25 February 2017
Times: 10:30 - 16:00  
Price:   free with usual admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Archaeology Day

A day of archaeological activities including an opportunity to view the Haddiscoe Hoard, over 300 rediscovered Civil War coins and specimens from the Costume and Textile Collection. Join local metal detectorists, enjoy their finds and try your hand and detecting 'treasure' of your own. Meet the community archaeologist and explore the Norfolk Heritage Explorer Records to find out what's happening in your neighbourhood. Learn about Flintspiration and the Historic Churches Trust and see flint knapping demonstrations by Jason Gibbons. Also, local Young Archaeologists will be helping with hands-on craft activities and showing off their own 'finds'. There will be a talk at 11.30am by Dr Adrian Marsden entitled 'Seventeenth Century Small Change, or How Many Herrings for a Ha'penny', and at 2pm Dr Victor Morgan will talk about the colours, smells sounds and processions associated with Norwich Parish Churches.

Saturday 11 March 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 11 March 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with Museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Little and Large (Family Saturdays)

Find out how to scale up and down and create little versions of large things!

Saturday 18 March 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 18 March 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:  


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Trials and Tribulation (Family Saturdays)

Meet costumed characters and explore Crime and Punishment from the past. Become a detective and help solve a crime, plus join Victorian criminals on trial.

Tuesday 21 March 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 21 March 2017
Times: 13:30 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult: £8.00 Conc: £7.50 Museum Pass: £7.00


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Dreamstorming in Kaleidoscope House (Writing Workshop)

How to use the voice in prose writing: with UEA writer Sharlene Teo.

Wednesday 22 March 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 22 March 2017
Times: 14:00 - 14:45  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Shirehall Courtroom Tour

Follow our guide down the spiral staircase and through the prisoner's tunnel. Find out about local trials in our 19th century courtroom. Suitable for 12+ Tours start from Norwich Castle Rotunda Please book 01603 495897

Friday 24 March 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 24 March 2017
Times: 14:30 - 15:15  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Museum Highlights Tour

Follow our guide on a whistle-stop tour of the museum and find out about some of the star objects on display. Suitable for ages 12+ Tours start from Norwich Castle Rotunda Book on 01603 495897

Saturday 25 March 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 25 March 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with Museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Builders in Stone & Castle City (Family Saturdays)

Hear the Master Mason and apprentices of the Stonemasons' Gui9ld of St. Stephen & St. George share insights into castle construction; then help build a Castle Condominium of your own.

Wednesday 26 April 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 26 April 2017
Times: 14:00 - 14:45  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Shirehall Courtroom Tour

Follow our guide down the spiral staircase and through the prisoner's tunnel. Find out about local trials in our 19th century courtroom. Suitable for 12+ Tours start from Norwich Castle Rotunda Please book 01603 495897

Saturday 29 April 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 29 April 2017
Times: 10:30 - 13:00  
Price:   Adult: £8.00 Conc: £7.50 Museum Pass: £7.00


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
In the Parlour with the Candlestick (Writing Workshops)

Join UEA based author, Henrietta Rose Innes, to explore how characters inhabit the rooms of a story.

Friday 05 May 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 05 May 2017
Times: 14:30 - 15:15  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Museum Highlights Tour

Follow our guide on a whistle-stop tour of the museum and find out about some of the star objects on display. Suitable for ages 12+ Tours start from Norwich Castle Rotunda Book on 01603 495897

Friday 05 May 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 05 May 2017
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult: £25 Conc: £22.50 Museums Pass: £20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Art in Minature (Art Workshops)

Scale down a favourite painting to hang in your own miniature world. With Garry Pereira.

Saturday 13 May 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 13 May 2017
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Booking essential.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Art in Minature (Art Workshops)

Scale down a favourite painting to hang in your own miniature world. With Garry Pereira.

Wednesday 17 May 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 17 May 2017
Times: 14:00 - 14:45  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Shirehall Courtroom Tour

Follow our guide down the spiral staircase and through the prisoner's tunnel. Find out about local trials in our 19th century courtroom. Suitable for 12+ Tours start from Norwich Castle Rotunda Please book 01603 495897

Friday 09 June 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 09 June 2017
Times: 14:30 - 15:15  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Museum Highlights Tour

Follow our guide on a whistle-stop tour of the museum and find out about some of the star objects on display. Suitable for ages 12+ Tours start from Norwich Castle Rotunda Book on 01603 495897

Saturday 10 June 2017
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 10 June 2017
Times: 10:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free with Museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Outdoors - Indoors: Bookstart Week

Join Norfolk Library Service for a pop-up library, stories, crafts and activities, plus a free book for under-5s.