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Tuesday 29 May 2018
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 29 May 2018
Times: 10:00 - 13:00  
Price:   £2 or £1 for members


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Meet The Tudors

Discover the Tudor history of the Ancient House.

Tuesday 12 June 2018
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 12 June 2018
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   £5.00 per person or free to Friends of Thetford Museum and Norfolk Museums Pass holders


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Afternoon Talk - Boudica's Coins: Late Iron Age coinage from Norfolk

Friends of Thetford Museum talk. Boudica's Coins: Late Iron Age coinage from Norfolk. Join Dr John Talbot to learn more about the life of the Iceni through the currency they used. Booking Essential.

Saturday 07 July 2018
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 07 July 2018
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free Entry


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
My Father the Maharajah

Discover the extraordinary lives of Maharajah Duleep Singh’s children. Did you know Princess Sophia Duleep Singh was a suffragette and that Prince Frederick Duleep Singh founded Ancient House? What did they do in the war? Find out all this and more with hands on activities for all the family.

Saturday 07 July 2018
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 07 July 2018
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free Entry


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
My Father the Maharajah

Discover the extraordinary lives of Maharajah Duleep Singh’s children. Did you know Princess Sophia Duleep Singh was a suffragette and that Prince Frederick Duleep Singh founded Ancient House? What did they do in the war? Find out all this and more with hands on activities for all the family.

Tuesday 10 July 2018
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 10 July 2018
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   £5.00 per person or free to Friends of Thetford Museum and Norfolk Museums Pass holders.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Afternoon Talk - East Harling Church: Art and Drama in Fifteenth-Century East Anglia

Friends of Thetford Museum talk. This talk will explore East Harling church as a focus for the presentation of biblical narrative through stained glass, wall painting and devotional drama.

Thursday 12 July 2018
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 12 July 2018
Times: 11:00 - 12:00  
Price:   Free but advanced booking essential. To book please call 01842 752599 or email ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
"Casualty of War – Casualty of Peace: Ways of Seeing Duleep Singh" Talk and Book Signing

Fraser Harrison, author of the book Duleep Singh’s Statue, will describe and compare two celebrated images of Duleep Singh: ‘Casualty of War’ by the Singh Twins and the equestrian statue of Duleep Singh by Denise Dutton that stands on Butten Island.

Thursday 12 July 2018
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 12 July 2018
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   Free but advanced booking essential. To book please call 01842 752599 or email ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
"Casualty of War – Casualty of Peace: Ways of Seeing Duleep Singh" Talk and Book Signing

Fraser Harrison, author of the book Duleep Singh’s Statue, will describe and compare two celebrated images of Duleep Singh: ‘Casualty of War’ by the Singh Twins and the equestrian statue of Duleep Singh by Denise Dutton that stands on Butten Island.

Tuesday 11 September 2018
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 11 September 2018
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   £5.00 per person or free to Friends of Thetford Museum and Norfolk Museums Pass holders.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Afternoon Talk - English Civil War

Friends of Thetford Museum talk. English Civil War. A lively and interesting talk on this fascinating period in English history by Freelance Historical Educator Nigel Amies. Booking essential.

Tuesday 09 October 2018
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 09 October 2018
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   £5.00 per person or free to Friend of Thetford Museum and Norfolk Museum Pass holders.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Afternoon Talk - Thetford and the Picture Postcard

Friends of Thetford Museum talk. Thetford and the Picture Postcard. Discover more about the history of Thetford through the wonderful postcard collection of local historian David Osborne. Booking essential.

Tuesday 13 November 2018
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 13 November 2018
Times: 14:30 - 15:30  
Price:   £5.00 per person or free to Friends of Thetford Museum and Norfolk Museum Pass holders.


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Afternoon talk - Victorian Christmas

Friends of Thetford Museum talk. Victorian Christmas. A talk by Museum Learning Officer Melissa Hawker on the wonderful ways the Victorians celebrated Christmas. Booking essential.