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Thursday 23 May 2019
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Thursday 23 May 2019
Times: None - None   10.30am - 12pm
Price:   Free, but please call us to book.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Dementia Friendly Coffee Morning

Join our specially trained staff for a relaxed, friendly get together for people living with memory loss, and their friends and families. We offer a short tour of museum highlights, followed by coffee and a chat, with a chance to handle museum objects.

Thursday 23 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 23 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.

Thursday 23 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 23 May 2019
Times: 12:00 - 12:30  
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
Tour of the Medieval Castle Keep

Discover the fascinating history of this Norman Palace. Daily tours run from Monday - Friday and start at 12pm.

Friday 24 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 24 May 2019
Times: 12:00 - 12:30  
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
Tour of the Medieval Castle Keep

Discover the fascinating history of this Norman Palace. Daily tours run from Monday - Friday and start at 12pm.

Friday 24 May 2019
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Friday 24 May 2019
Times: None - None   6 - 8pm
Price:   £5


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
City of Ale

Celebrate the city's brewing heritage in this beer-themed event, with tastings and talks. Age 18+. Booking essential: 01603 629127.

Friday 24 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 24 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.

Saturday 25 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 25 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.

Saturday 25 May 2019
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Saturday 25 May 2019
Times: 11:00 - 14:30   11am, 12 noon, 1.30pm and 2.30pm
Price:   Included in admission price: Adult £5.95, Conc. £5.65, Child (4-18) £5, Family (1 adult) £15.70, Family (2 adults) £20.95. Family ticket (1 adult and all children) £15.70.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Undercroft Tour

Find out what lies beneath the museum in a guided tour of our undercroft - the largest medieval undercroft in the city. The tour lasts around 45 minutes and is free with museum admission. Call us to book. Please note there are steep steps leading down to the undercroft. Booking essential, 01603 629127.

Saturday 25 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 25 May 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)

Saturday 25 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 25 May 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)

Saturday 25 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 25 May 2019
Times: None - None   Performances at 11.30am, 1 and 2.30pm
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
Hiccup the Viking

Hiccup the Viking and his pal Fish Legs are brought to life in this fantastic family drama, inspired by Cressida Cowell's brilliant book, 'How to Train Your Dragon'. Book a place on arrival.

Saturday 25 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 25 May 2019
Times: None - None   10am-12.40pm
Price:   £45 for 6 week course


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
ST*ART Club

Exciting Saturday course exploring 3D art led by artist Ali Atkins. Suitable for ages 8-12. Limited spaces. Booking essential: 01603 493636

Sunday 26 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Sunday 26 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.

Sunday 26 May 2019
Cromer Museum
Date:
Sunday 26 May 2019
Times: 11:45 - 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

Monday 27 May 2019
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 27 May 2019
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Museum admission only: Adult £5.40, Conc £5.15, Child (4 -18) £4.60, Family + 2 adults £19.00 Family + 1 adult £14.25, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Household, Help!

Some of the servants are ill today – can you fill the gap and help with the daily running of the house? See if you have what it takes to be hired.

Monday 27 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 27 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.

Monday 27 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 27 May 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 27 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 27 May 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)

Monday 27 May 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 27 May 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
Retro Revival!

Step back in time and experience all things vintage! Get into the swing with live music and DJs spinning records from the 1950s to the 1970s. Get the vintage look, see classic cars and browse the market for period treasures.

Tuesday 28 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 28 May 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 28 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 28 May 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 28 May 2019
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Times: 11:00 - 12:30   11am - 12.30pm
Price:   £5.00 including museum entry


01603 629127
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Ale Tales, Norwich Pubs Past and Present

As part of City of Ale, join a walking tour around some of the city's many pubs, some long gone and some still present. City of Norwich Tour Guide Jonathan Hooton begins his tour at the museum, and will guide you through the city. Tour lasts around 90 minutes.

Tuesday 28 May 2019
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Times: None - None   10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Adult £6.20, Conc. £5.90, Child (4-18) £5.30, Family (1 adult) £16.35, Family (2 adults) £21.80.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Pills for All Ills!

Marvel at medicines from the past in our unique chemist's shop, and have a go at producing pills just like pharmacists of the past.

Tuesday 28 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.

Tuesday 28 May 2019
Cromer Museum
Date:
Tuesday 28 May 2019
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £4.10, Conc. £3.90, Child (4-18) £3.50, Family (1 adult) £10.85, Family (2 adults) £14.45.


01263 513543
cromer.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Secrets of the Dark Darkroom

Learn the magical art of printing photographs without the use of a camera. Session are at: 11 am-12pm 12:45-1:45pm 1:15 pm-2:15 pm 2:45 pm-3:45 pm

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Times: 10:00 - 16:30  
Price:   Included with museum admission.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Will Teather: Globes

Will Teather's series of panoramic spheres have been placed across Norwich's cultural quarter as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019. The spheres depict some of the city's most curious and memorable locations. Collect your map from Norwich Castle's front desk to begin your trail across the city. The globe will be on display in the British Bird Gallery until Sunday 1 September.

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Strangers' Hall
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 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
Calling all Blockheads!

Get creative in our giant Lego challenge.

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Time & Tide
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Museum admission only: Adult £6.20, Conc £5.90, Child (4 -18) £5.30, Family + 2 adults £21.80, Family + 1 adult £16.35, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £2.00


01493 743930
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Powerful Potions

Learn the art of making potions and lotions with our medieval apothecary and create your own 'pot of magic' to take home with you. "

Wednesday 29 May 2019
The Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Times: None - None   10am - 4.30pm
Price:   Adult £6.20, Conc. £5.90, Child (4-18) £5.30, Family (1 adult) £16.35, Family (2 adults) £21.80.


01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Pills for All Ills!

Marvel at medicines from the past in our unique chemist's shop, and have a go at producing pills just like pharmacists of the past.

Wednesday 29 May 2019
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 29 May 2019
Times: None - None   Performances at 11.30am, 1 and 2.30pm
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
Hiccup the Viking

Hiccup the Viking and his pal Fish Legs are brought to life in this fantastic family drama, inspired by Cressida Cowell's brilliant book, 'How to Train Your Dragon'. Book a place on arrival.