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Friday 13 May 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Friday 13 May 2016
Times: 18:00 - 22:00  
Price:   FREE admission 6-10pm on 13.05.16 only.


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Museums at Night!

Join us for our annual Museums at Night event with FREE admission 6-10pm We've got local band The Chuffinches playing live music at the Tolhouse (you might remember them from the Herring Day event at Time & Tide Museum last year?) There's also a live music performance by The Bonneville 58s at Time & Tide, & lute playing at Elizabethan House Museum. We've also got craft activities at all sites, a music map to follow & more! Something for all ages so bring the family down and don't forget your dancing shoes too!

Friday 29 July 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Friday 29 July 2016
Times: 11:00 - 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
Grisly Tales of Great Yarmouth!

Hear about crimes & murders most foul from the town's history in our atmospheric prison cells!

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.

Friday 12 August 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Friday 12 August 2016
Times: 11:00 - 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
Shields & Swords!

Learn what it takes to be a knight. Try on real armour and learn some sword skills that would put your enemies to shame!

Monday 15 August 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Monday 15 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 15.08.16 only)


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

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 what life was like for those less fortunate. At the Elizabethan House - join a Georgian lady as she teaches you the etiquette of the day.

Friday 26 August 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Friday 26 August 2016
Times: 11:00 - 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
Normal for Normans!

Meet the Normans! Discover the buildings they created and what life was like for a Norman Merchant.

Saturday 10 September 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Saturday 10 September 2016
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   FREE admission as part of Heritage Open days (applies to events on 10 & 11.09.16 only)


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Double Bumper History Day: Hard Labour!

Join us on our Double Bumper History Day! At the Tolhouse - Visit a convict languishing in the cells and find out what ‘hard labour’ really meant. At the Elizabethan House - Go back in time to see the day to day chores of a poor Victorian house maid.

Sunday 11 September 2016
The Tolhouse
Date:
Sunday 11 September 2016
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   FREE admission as part of Heritage Open days (applies to events on 10 & 11.09.16 only)


01493 745526
yarmouth.museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Double Bumper History Day: Hard Labour!

Join us on our Double Bumper History Day! At the Tolhouse - Visit a convict languishing in the cells and find out what ‘hard labour’ really meant. At the Elizabethan House - Go back in time to see the day to day chores of a poor Victorian house maid.