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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.

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
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:   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
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
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: 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:   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: 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
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)

Tuesday 27 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 27 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)

Tuesday 27 August 2019
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 27 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 15:00   Drop in sessions, times vary
Price:   Adult £6.20. Con £5.90, Child (4-18) £5.30, Family (1 adult) £16.35, Family (2 adults) £21.80


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Meet the Knight

Come and meet our silver knight on loan to us from Anglia TV. Find out about medieval chivalry and get hands on with weaponry.

Tuesday 27 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 27 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)

Tuesday 27 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Tuesday 27 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!

Tuesday 27 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 27 August 2019
Times: 14:30 - 16:00  
Price:   Talk 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
Lines of Sight: Sebald's East Anglia - Exhibition Talks

Join us for our range of talks complimenting our exciting new exhibition, 'Lines of Sight: Sebald's East Anglia'. Talks take place in our Lecture Theatre and start at 2:30pm. This week we welcome a film presentation by Adam Scovell of Goldsmiths, University of London with 'Echoes and Imprints: Towards a Sebaldian Cinema'. Please note that this presentation will finish at 4pm.

Tuesday 27 August 2019
Cromer Museum
Date:
Tuesday 27 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
Fossil Finders

Uncover from the sand fossilised creatures of your own with this fun crafts event.

Tuesday 27 August 2019
Royal Norfolk Regimental Museum
Date:
Tuesday 27 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.

Wednesday 28 August 2019
Royal Norfolk Regimental Museum
Date:
Wednesday 28 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.

Wednesday 28 August 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 28 August 2019
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   Only £1 or Free for Friends of Kings Lynn Museum (FKLM) or Museum Pass Holders


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

With a different theme each month, come along for a chance to learn more about the museum collection, try your hand at a new craft and enjoy coffee and cake.

Wednesday 28 August 2019
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 28 August 2019
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult - £6.20 Concession - £5.90 Young person - £5.30 Family (1 adult + children - £16.35 Family (2 adults + children) - £21.80 Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) - £2


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Wheel of Misfortune

We dare you to take a spin the Wheel of Misfortune. Discover what grisly disease or gruesome wound pains you and see if you can find the best cure for you from our Medieval Medical Specialists. Will involve a leech or two, a disgusting looking potion or a hole the head?!

Wednesday 28 August 2019
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Wednesday 28 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.

Wednesday 28 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Wednesday 28 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!

Wednesday 28 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 28 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)

Wednesday 28 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 28 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)

Wednesday 28 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 28 August 2019
Times: 11:30 - 14:30   Sessions at 11.30am, 1 & 2.30pm
Price:   Activity included with normal 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
Warriors!

Join us as part of our holiday programme and find out how the Vikings won their battles. Join stage and screen fight choreographer Keith Wallis for a thrilling demonstration of Viking combat and sharp tactics. Please book on arrival. sessions at 11.30am, 1 and 2.30pm.

Thursday 29 August 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 29 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 29 August 2019
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 29 August 2019
Times: 10:30 - 11:30  
Price:   50p per child, accompanying adults free


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Mini Museum Club - Splish Splash Splosh Water Fun

Come along to our fun-packed sessions for pre-schoolers (though older family and friends are welcome, too!). Let's learn, play and explore the Ancient House together. Join us to make crafts, sing songs, listen to stories and have fun in the museum. This month we will be doing bubble painting, and making water lilies and paper boats to float in the museum pool and take home

Thursday 29 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Thursday 29 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 29 August 2019
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Thursday 29 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 29 August 2019
Lynn Museum
Date:
Thursday 29 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 13:00  
Price:   Activities included in standard admission prices.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Pilgrimage Family Event Day

Join the team at Lynn Museum as they discover the journeys made by medieval pilgrims. Handle real medieval artefacts, listen to traditional stories, and make a pilgrim badge to take home! Activities included in standard admission prices.