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Monday 01 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Monday 01 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young Person £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
The Beatles to Bowie Tracks Trail!

Explore the sights and sounds of the rock'n'roll era of the fifties and sixties with this interactive trail!

Monday 01 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Monday 01 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £4.40 Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Halfway to Paradise: The Birth of British Rock

Harry Hammond was Britain's leading showbiz photographer for nearly two decades. Starting in the late 1940s, he captured the definitive images of virtually every leading British musician, as well as many visiting American artists. From Tommy Steele to the Beatles and Shirley Bassey to Dusty Springfield, Harry Hammond captured the emergence of the British rock 'n' rollers. This exhibition promises to take visitors on a journey back to the birth of British rock through photographs from the collections of the V&A.

Monday 01 August 2016
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 01 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Standard admission price.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
I’m in the Workhouse – get me out of here!

Explore the new workhouse displays and discover what life was like for the inmates with activities for all the family.

Monday 01 August 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Monday 01 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Summer Holidays: Chocolate City!

Chocolate City! Find out about chocolate making in Norwich and get up close to some of our collections.

Monday 01 August 2016
Cromer Museum
Date:
Monday 01 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.00, Concession £3.80, Young person (4-18) £3.20, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £10.20, (2 adults + children) £13.60


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
A Mammoth Discovery! (Museum trail)

Delve into the life of the West Runton mammoth, its discovery and excavation.

Monday 01 August 2016
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 01 August 2016
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Special event price - visit both the Tolhouse Museum and Elizabethan House Museum for just £3.50 per person (valid on event day 01.08.16 only)


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Double Bumper History Day: Prisons & Parlours

Join us for a Double Bumper History Day! See how the rich live it up in luxury whilst the poor struggle with the dirt of everyday. At the Tolhouse see a prisoner in the cells - is he as guilty as he seems? At the Elizabethan House - help the parlour maid as she goes about her day to day chores.

Monday 01 August 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Monday 01 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £3.70, Conc. £3.50, Young person (4-18) £3.00, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £9.40, (2 adults + children) £12.60, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £1.00


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Samuel Yarham: A Yarmouth Murder

A fascinating display telling the story of murderer Samuel Yarham who was held in the Tolhouse Gaol before being hanged at Norwich Castle on 11 April 1846 for the murder of Harriet Candler. The display is on view 10am-4pm during the opening dates below - 15 & 17 July 21 July - 4 September (closed Saturdays) 8-11 September

Monday 01 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Monday 01 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Flint Rocks! Exhibition

Everything you ever wanted to know about flint but were afraid to ask. From fossils to flakes and soldiers to strike-a-lights, this exhibition throws light on this very versatile stone. Discover the people who worked and used it, and find out about flint’s Japanese cousin, obsidian.

Monday 01 August 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Monday 01 August 2016
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Special event price - visit both Tolhouse Museum and Elizabethan House Museum for just £3.50 per person (valid on event day 01.08.16 only)


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Double Bumper History Day: Prisons & Parlours

Join us for a Double Bumper History Day! See how the rich live it up in luxury whilst the poor struggle with the dirt of everyday. At the Tolhouse see a prisoner in the cells - is he as guilty as he seems? At the Elizabethan House - help the parlour maid as she goes about her day to day chores.

Tuesday 02 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 02 August 2016
Times: 10:30 - 12:00   10.30am to 12 noon
Price:   Free with museum admission (in partnership with Thetford’s Great Information Centre)


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Heritage Tuesday: Roman Object Handling

Tuesday 2 August Discover more about Roman domestic life by handling real Roman objects from our collections.

Tuesday 02 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 02 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00   10am to 4pm
Price:   Included in museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Flint Rocks! Exhibition

Everything you ever wanted to know about flint but were afraid to ask. From fossils to flakes and soldiers to strike-a-lights, this exhibition throws light on this very versatile stone. Discover the people who worked and used it, and find out about flint’s Japanese cousin, obsidian.

Tuesday 02 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 02 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   50p plus admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
What a Stink! Museum Trail

Nose your way around the building to win a small prize

Tuesday 02 August 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Tuesday 02 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £3.70, Conc. £3.50, Young person (4-18) £3.00, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £9.40, (2 adults + children) £12.60, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £1.00


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Samuel Yarham: A Yarmouth Murder

A fascinating display telling the story of murderer Samuel Yarham who was held in the Tolhouse Gaol before being hanged at Norwich Castle on 11 April 1846 for the murder of Harriet Candler. The display is on view 10am-4pm during the opening dates below - 15 & 17 July 21 July - 4 September (closed Saturdays) 8-11 September

Tuesday 02 August 2016
Cromer Museum
Date:
Tuesday 02 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.00, Concession £3.80, Young person (4-18) £3.20, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £10.20, (2 adults + children) £13.60


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
A Mammoth Discovery! (Museum trail)

Delve into the life of the West Runton mammoth, its discovery and excavation.

Tuesday 02 August 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 02 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm (12-4pm on Sunday)
Price:   Free with museum admission.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Art of the Mart Family Trail

Take our Art of the Mart challenge and win a small prize. Complete five trail and get invited to our Trails Stars Party on Saturday 17 September!

Tuesday 02 August 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Tuesday 02 August 2016
Times: 10:30 - 13:00   10.30am to 1pm
Price:   Free with museum admission


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Victorians Family Event

Meet our costumed Victorian characters, handle real Victorian objects and play with some Victorian toys and games.

Tuesday 02 August 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 02 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Summer Holidays: Chocolate City!

Chocolate City! Find out about chocolate making in Norwich and get up close to some of our collections.

Tuesday 02 August 2016
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Tuesday 02 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Standard admission price.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
I’m in the Workhouse – get me out of here!

Explore the new workhouse displays and discover what life was like for the inmates with activities for all the family.

Tuesday 02 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 02 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £4.40 Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Halfway to Paradise: The Birth of British Rock

Harry Hammond was Britain's leading showbiz photographer for nearly two decades. Starting in the late 1940s, he captured the definitive images of virtually every leading British musician, as well as many visiting American artists. From Tommy Steele to the Beatles and Shirley Bassey to Dusty Springfield, Harry Hammond captured the emergence of the British rock 'n' rollers. This exhibition promises to take visitors on a journey back to the birth of British rock through photographs from the collections of the V&A.

Tuesday 02 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Tuesday 02 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young Person £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
The Beatles to Bowie Tracks Trail!

Explore the sights and sounds of the rock'n'roll era of the fifties and sixties with this interactive trail!

Wednesday 03 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 03 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young Person £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
The Beatles to Bowie Tracks Trail!

Explore the sights and sounds of the rock'n'roll era of the fifties and sixties with this interactive trail!

Wednesday 03 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 03 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £4.40 Family tickets (1 adult + children) £14.00, (2 adults + children) £18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Halfway to Paradise: The Birth of British Rock

Harry Hammond was Britain's leading showbiz photographer for nearly two decades. Starting in the late 1940s, he captured the definitive images of virtually every leading British musician, as well as many visiting American artists. From Tommy Steele to the Beatles and Shirley Bassey to Dusty Springfield, Harry Hammond captured the emergence of the British rock 'n' rollers. This exhibition promises to take visitors on a journey back to the birth of British rock through photographs from the collections of the V&A.

Wednesday 03 August 2016
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Wednesday 03 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Standard admission price.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
I’m in the Workhouse – get me out of here!

Explore the new workhouse displays and discover what life was like for the inmates with activities for all the family.

Wednesday 03 August 2016
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 03 August 2016
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £5.50, Conc. £5.20, Young person (4-18) £4.40, Family tickets (1 adult + all children) £14.00, (2 adults + all children)£18.70, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Science Day!

Time to get over those boring double science lessons! Come and enjoy lots of interactive activities that explore science in a fun way!

Wednesday 03 August 2016
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Wednesday 03 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Summer Holidays: Chocolate City!

Chocolate City! Find out about chocolate making in Norwich and get up close to some of our collections.

Wednesday 03 August 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 03 August 2016
Times: 13:00 - 15:00  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Medieval fight demonstration

See Keith Wallis, stage and screen fight director, demonstrate medieval fighting techniques. 1pm, 2pm and 3pm

Wednesday 03 August 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 03 August 2016
Times: 12:00 - 13:00  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Curator Tour of Norwich Castle Keep

Let our experts take you on a tour of the beautiful and historic Norman Castle Keep.

Wednesday 03 August 2016
Lynn Museum
Date:
Wednesday 03 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm (12-4pm on Sunday)
Price:   Free with museum admission.


01553 775001
lynn.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Art of the Mart Family Trail

Take our Art of the Mart challenge and win a small prize. Complete five trail and get invited to our Trails Stars Party on Saturday 17 September!

Wednesday 03 August 2016
Cromer Museum
Date:
Wednesday 03 August 2016
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £4.00, Concession £3.80, Young person (4-18) £3.20, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £10.20, (2 adults + children) £13.60


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
A Mammoth Discovery! (Museum trail)

Delve into the life of the West Runton mammoth, its discovery and excavation.

Wednesday 03 August 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Wednesday 03 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £3.70, Conc. £3.50, Young person (4-18) £3.00, Family ticket (1 adult + children) £9.40, (2 adults + children) £12.60, Twilight ticket (1 hour before closing) £1.00


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Samuel Yarham: A Yarmouth Murder

A fascinating display telling the story of murderer Samuel Yarham who was held in the Tolhouse Gaol before being hanged at Norwich Castle on 11 April 1846 for the murder of Harriet Candler. The display is on view 10am-4pm during the opening dates below - 15 & 17 July 21 July - 4 September (closed Saturdays) 8-11 September