Event Management System Feed http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/rsshome.aspx Events listing from NCC Library Venue if you want change current month or year, please specify the month/year arguments in query string. copyright Never Had It So Good <br /> 25 February 2017<br /> None - None <br /> <br />Emerging from austerity and rationing, the 1950s was a time when Britain led the world in the quality and innovation of its decorative and applied arts, and when good design became affordable by all. This exhibition creates a vision of the 1950s through many different aspects of design, both inside and outside the home. A touring exhibition from Compton Verney.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=3291 Little Lives <br /> 25 February 2017<br /> 10:00 - 17:00 <br /> <br />Little Lives Snapshots of Childhood 1800 to the Present Day. This exhibition touches on stories of childhood over the last two centuries. Childhood objects from the museum collections together with photographs and paintings offer snapshots of the changing experience of childhood.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=3470 Pentney Brooches <br /> 25 February 2017<br /> 10:00 - 17:00 <br /> <br />The Pentney Brooches Display. Special display of Anglo Saxon treasure on loan from the British Museum.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=3471 Undercroft Tours <br /> 25 February 2017<br /> 11:00 - 15:00 <br /> <br />Join us for a fascinating tour of our Medieval undercroft to find out more about what lies beneath the building. The tour lasts around 40 minutes, and is not suitable for under 8's. Tours are free with your museum admission. Call 01603 629127 to book your place. <br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=3592 Archaeology Day <br /> 25 February 2017<br /> 10:30 - 16:00 <br /> <br />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.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=3511 1950s Vintage Sewing Workshop <br /> 26 February 2017<br /> 9:30 - 16:00 <br /> <br />Take inspiration from our exhibition Never Had It So Good and look at original prints and sewing patterns from the 1950s to create a simple garment in one day with help from our tutor.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=3507 Never Had It So Good <br /> 26 February 2017<br /> None - None <br /> <br />Emerging from austerity and rationing, the 1950s was a time when Britain led the world in the quality and innovation of its decorative and applied arts, and when good design became affordable by all. This exhibition creates a vision of the 1950s through many different aspects of design, both inside and outside the home. A touring exhibition from Compton Verney.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=3291