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Monday 28 May 2018
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 28 May 2018
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult £5.20, Concession £4.95, Young person £4.40, Family (1 Adult + children) £13.75, Family (2 adults + children) £18.30, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
A Merchant's Lady

Discover the life in an Elizabethan Merchants household. From their house, to their clothing and even the kitchen cupboard contents, all are the best things money can buy.

Friday 27 July 2018
Elizabethan House
Date:
Friday 27 July 2018
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult £5.20, Concession £4.95, Young Person £4.40, Family + 2 adults £18.30, Family + 1 adult £13.75, Twilight Ticket (one hour before closing) £1.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Fan-cy!

Create your own beautiful fan to take home with you as well as learn its secret language.

Monday 30 July 2018
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 30 July 2018
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult £5.20, Concession £4.95, Young person £4.40, Family (1 Adult + children) £13.75, Family (2 adults + children) £18.30, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
The Mayor's Magnificent Meal!

Take a peek into the Victorian kitchen of the Mayor of Great Yarmouth as his staff prepare a magnificent banquet- moulded butter, carved veggies and pies decorated with bird feathers, heads and feet! Try your hand at icing and decorating fashionable dishes of the time under the watchful eye of the house cook.

Monday 06 August 2018
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 06 August 2018
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Enjoy both the Elizabethan House Museum and Tolhouse Museum on this day with one special price ticket - just £3.50 per person (valid on 06.08.18 only).


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

Join us on our Double Bumper History Day! See how the rich live it up in the lap of luxury while the poor struggle with the dirt of the everyday. Up in the house, help the parlour maid as she goes about her day to day chores.

Monday 06 August 2018
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 06 August 2018
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Joint event with Elizabethan House, £3.50 for both sites


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

Join on our Double Bumper History Day! Discover the everyday chores of maid of a grand household and see if the prisoner at the jail, is he as guilty as he seems?

Monday 13 August 2018
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 13 August 2018
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult £5.20, Concession £4.95, Young person £4.40, Family (1 Adult + children) £13.75, Family (2 adults + children) £18.30, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
A Civil War Conspiracy

Find out more about a common soldier's life during the English Civil War, try on his armour and see the different weapons he would have used. Also find out the links to Great Yarmouth and the house itself.

Monday 13 August 2018
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 13 August 2018
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult £5.20, Concession £4.95, Young person £4.40, Family (1 Adult + children) £13.75, Family (2 adults + children) £18.30, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
A Civil War Conspiracy

Find out more about a common soldier’s life during the English Civil War, try on his armour and see the different weapons he would have used. Also find out the links to Great Yarmouth and the house itself.

Monday 20 August 2018
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 20 August 2018
Times: 11:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Adult £5.20, Concession £4.95, Young person £4.40, Family (1 Adult + children) £13.75, Family (2 adults + children) £18.30, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
An Audience With a Queen

A unique chance to have an audience with the Queen that changed the rules, Anne Boleyn. Ask her about her fashion sense, straight from the courts of France to how she won over the King of England.

Monday 20 August 2018
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 20 August 2018
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult £5.20, Concession £4.95, Young Person £4.40, Family + 2 adults £18.30, Family + 1 adult £13.75 Twilight Ticket (one hour before closing) £1.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
An Audience with a Queen

Ever wanted to ask a queen what she has for breakfast or how long it takes her to get ready in the morning? Well here is your chance, we have Anne Bolyen in the house to answer your questions.

Monday 27 August 2018
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 27 August 2018
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Enjoy both the Elizabethan House Museum and Tolhouse Museum on this day with one special price ticket - just £3.50 per person (valid on 27.08.18 only).


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Double Bumper History Day: Rags and Riches

Join us on our Double Bumper History Day! See how the rich live it up in the lap of luxury while the poor struggle with the dirt of the everyday.

Monday 22 October 2018
Elizabethan House
Date:
Monday 22 October 2018
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult £5.20, Concession £4.95, Young person £4.40, Family (1 Adult + children) £13.75, Family (2 adults + children) £18.30, Twilight ticket (one hour before closing) £1.50


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Mystic Medicine

Learn about tried and tested (and terrifying) historical remedies from the past. This is the go-to guide for how NOT to seek medical relief!

Wednesday 24 October 2018
Elizabethan House
Date:
Wednesday 24 October 2018
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Enjoy both the Elizabethan House Museum and Tolhouse Museum on this day with one special price ticket - just £3.50 per person (valid on 24.10.18 only).


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Double Bumper History Day: Wicked Witches & Furry Familiars

Discover a time of witches. Where the simplest suspicion could turn into a witch hunt, hear tales of real life toil as well as those that could come straight from a fairy tale. Create your own familiar fiend just in time for Hallows eve!