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Monday 02 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 02 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle. Weekdays, 12 noon.

Tuesday 03 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 03 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle. Weekdays, 12 noon.

Tuesday 03 March 2020
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 03 March 2020
Times: 13:30 - 15:30  
Price:   £1.00 including admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Mardle and Make

Bring your latest craft project to work on in the company of fellow crafters over a cup of tea or coffee.

Tuesday 03 March 2020
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 03 March 2020
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   £1.00 including admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Knit and Knatter

Knit, crochet and chat over a cup of tea or coffee.

Wednesday 04 March 2020
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 04 March 2020
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   £1.50


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Coffee Morning

Enjoy tea, coffee and cake as you discover the secrets of the museum, with a different theme each month. Admission £1.50. Free for Friends and Museums Pass Holders. Booking required for groups only.

Wednesday 04 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 04 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle. Weekdays, 12 noon.

Wednesday 04 March 2020
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 04 March 2020
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   £1.50 (Free for Friends and Museum Pass Holders)


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Afternoon Talk: Thomas Clarkson's Campaign Chest

Thomas Clarkson’s campaign chest was an illustrative accompaniment to his abolitionist lectures across the Country and played a pivotal role in the Privy Council enquiry into the slave trade. Today, it is housed in Wisbech and Fenland Museum, and Project Officer Sarah Coleman will discuss how it conveys a visual representation of the abolition campaign and the lengths Clarkson went to in his work. Booking required.

Thursday 05 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 05 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle. Weekdays, 12 noon.

Friday 06 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 06 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle. Weekdays, 12 noon.

Friday 06 March 2020
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 06 March 2020
Times: 11:30 - 12:30  
Price:   Booking essential tel: 01493 743930 Museum Pass Holders £2.75, Adult £3.75


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Winter Talk-Yarmouth Oilskins: Sold Throughout the World

The history of Yarmouth Stores and how the factory has had to adapt over its 120 year history. From the relaunch of the Yarmouth Oilskins Brand to design and heritage, sales and manufacturing. A talk by Sophie Miller, Designer at Yarmouth Oilskins

Friday 06 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 06 March 2020
Times: 14:30 - 15:30   2.30-3.30pm
Price:   Museum admission.Adult: £9.90, Conc: £9.40, Child (4-18): £8.50, Family with 1 adult: £26.10, Family with 2 adults: £34.85. Twilight Ticket (1 hour before closing): £2


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Symbols of Power

Symbols of Power: Prehistoric People and Everyday Objects, talk by Dr Neil Wilkin (British Museum)

Saturday 07 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 07 March 2020
Times: 13:30 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult £8, Concession £7.50, Museums Pass £7.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Castle Writers - Workshop for Adults

Enjoy friendly and informal support with your creative prose and be inspired by the museum's collections in this monthly class with author Amanda Addison. Booking essential via Art Tickets: https://norfolk-museums.arttickets.org.uk/norwich-castle-museum-art-gallery/2020-03-07-castle-writers

Saturday 07 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 07 March 2020
Times: 15:00 - 15:45  
Price:   Included with museum admission: Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Female Voices Tour

Discover the incredible women across our collections. Because women in history shouldn’t be a mystery. Tour at 3pm.

Saturday 07 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 07 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45   Tour at 12pm
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle keep. Saturdays, 12 noon.

Saturday 07 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 07 March 2020
Times: 10:30 - 12:30  
Price:   Free


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Museum Club

Museum Club is a free Saturday morning club for young people aged 11 – 15 which has been running at Norwich Castle since 1925! Have a go at history and museum related activities, handle ancient artefacts, create an exhibition, design a historical escape room and explore behind the scenes at the Museum. Museum club is held on the first Saturday of every month beginning at Norwich Castle. To book a free place contact: rachel.daniel@norfolk.gov.uk Upcoming Dates 4 Jan, 1 Feb, 7 March, 4 April

Saturday 07 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 07 March 2020
Times: 10:15 - 12:30  
Price:   £60 per child for a six week course and two discretionary places are available.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Knight Club

Don't miss your chance to join our Saturday morning club for children aged 8-11! Learn to fight like a knight, complete quests and get creative. Booking essential, call 01603 495 897 / 493 625. For more information, or to apply for a discretionary place, email Lee.Warden@norfolk.gov.uk.

Saturday 07 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 07 March 2020
Times: 13:00 - 13:30  
Price:   Tour 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
Time and Place: LGBT+ Identities in the Castle Collections

From penguins to the ancient god Pan, we turn a queer eye on our collections and explore non-normative gender and sexuality across time and place in this brand new tour, putting LGBT+ stories at the heart of the museum.

Monday 09 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 09 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle. Weekdays, 12 noon.

Tuesday 10 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 10 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle. Weekdays, 12 noon.

Tuesday 10 March 2020
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 10 March 2020
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   £5.00 or free for Members


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Thetford's Railway Talk

Fran Robinson will talk about Thetford's railways. Advanced booking essential, please call 01842 752599 or via Art Tickets.

Tuesday 10 March 2020
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 10 March 2020
Times: 10:30 - 11:30  
Price:   50p per child.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Mini Museum Club: Fairytales

Join us for monthly learning sessions aimed at children aged 4 and under – an hour of singing, exploring, stories, communication and play. Activities will change each time. Older and younger siblings welcome, no need to book.

Tuesday 10 March 2020
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Tuesday 10 March 2020
Times: 11:00 - 12:00  
Price:   Ticket £5, Museums Pass £4.50.


01362 869251
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
West Runton Mammoth

For the last time before undergoing major conservation work, join Dr David Waterhouse as he reveals the fascinating story of this extinct giant. The oldest and largest near complete mammoth skeleton to have been found in the UK. This tour includes the use of stairs, please call us on 01362 869 251 to discuss accessibility.

Tuesday 10 March 2020
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Tuesday 10 March 2020
Times: 14:00 - 15:00  
Price:   Ticket £5, Museums Pass £4.50.


01362 869251
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
West Runton Mammoth

For the last time before undergoing major conservation work, join Dr David Waterhouse as he reveals the fascinating story of this extinct giant. The oldest and largest near complete mammoth skeleton to have been found in the UK. This tour includes the use of stairs, please call us on 01362 869 251 to discuss accessibility.

Wednesday 11 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 11 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle. Weekdays, 12 noon.

Wednesday 11 March 2020
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 11 March 2020
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   £1.50 (Free for Friends and Museum Pass Holders)


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Afternoon Talk: Journeys Along the Coast

Join Lynn Museum’s own Monika Saganowska to discover more about the 16 heritage routes across north-west Norfolk that make up the Norfolk Trails ‘Coastal Treasures’ project, and the stories behind these trails. Each of these routes are designed to help visitors explore the wealth of cultural heritage, history and natural beauty across north-west Norfolk. Booking required.

Thursday 12 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 12 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle. Weekdays, 12 noon.

Thursday 12 March 2020
Time & Tide
Date:
Thursday 12 March 2020
Times: 10:00 - 11:30  
Price:   FREE - advance booking essential To reserve your place call Polly on (01493) 743944 or email polly.ward@norfolk.gov.uk


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Little Kippers!

Enjoy some special time with your pre-school child exploring the museum and chatting about the things you see. Have fun learning together and listening to stories about the sea.

Friday 13 March 2020
Time & Tide
Date:
Friday 13 March 2020
Times: 11:30 - 12:30  
Price:   Booking essential tel: 01493 743930 Museum Pass Holders £2.75, Adult £3.75


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Winter Talk- The Swinging Sixties

The Swinging Sixties? A look at life in the 1960’s, the decade remembered for “sex, drugs and rock & roll”! A talk by Janice Bell.

Friday 13 March 2020
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Friday 13 March 2020
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Ticket £9, Museums Pass £8.10.


01362 869251
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Inside Gressenhalls' Collections

Go behind the scenes to discover what fascinating objects lie behind the doors of Gressenhalls stored collection. In this rare opportunity, see items from the workhouse and those of Norfolk life which are not on public display. Complimentary access to site from 12 noon on the day of the tour. This tour includes the use of stairs and narrow corridors, please call us on 01362 869 251 to discuss accessibility.

Friday 13 March 2020
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 13 March 2020
Times: 12:00 - 12:45  
Price:   Adult £9.90, Conc £9.40, Child £8.50


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Guided Tour of the Castle Keep

Enjoy a guided tour of Norwich's iconic medieval castle. Weekdays, 12 noon.