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Monday 29 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Monday 29 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 30 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 30 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 30 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   50p plus admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Where's Tommy? Museum Trail

Can you find mini Tom Paines hidden in the museum? Find them all to win a small prize.

Tuesday 30 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 30 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: Victorian Washday (Thetford Festival event)

Possers, mangles, dolly blues - get hands on with wash day Victorian-style.

Wednesday 31 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 31 August 2016
Times: 10:30 - 13:00   10.30am to 1pm
Price:   £2 or £1 for Friends and Museums Pass Holders


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Discovery Days: Vicious Vikings (Thetford Festival event)

Discover more about the Vicious Vikings who invaded Thetford twice and the Anglo-Saxons who survived the invasion. Meet costumed characters, handle real object from the past and make your own crafts to take home.

Wednesday 31 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 31 August 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   50p plus admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Where's Tommy? Museum Trail

Can you find mini Tom Paines hidden in the museum? Find them all to win a small prize.

Wednesday 31 August 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 31 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.

Thursday 01 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 01 September 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.

Thursday 01 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 01 September 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   50p plus admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Where's Tommy? Museum Trail

Can you find mini Tom Paines hidden in the museum? Find them all to win a small prize.

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


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Where's Tommy? Museum Trail

Can you find mini Tom Paines hidden in the museum? Find them all to win a small prize.

Friday 02 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Friday 02 September 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.

Saturday 03 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 03 September 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.

Saturday 03 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 03 September 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   50p plus admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Where's Tommy? Museum Trail

Can you find mini Tom Paines hidden in the museum? Find them all to win a small prize.

Sunday 04 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Sunday 04 September 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 05 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Monday 05 September 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 06 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 06 September 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 06 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 06 September 2016
Times: 10:30 - 12:00   10.30am to 12 noon
Price:   £2 or £1 for Museums Pass Holders and Friends


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Knit and Knatter

Join us to knit, chat and have a cup of tea or coffee.

Tuesday 06 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 06 September 2016
Times: 13:30 - 15:00   1.30pm to 3pm
Price:   Free with museum admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Dolls House Club

Learn how to create miniature furniture and items for a dolls house. Advanced booking essential tel 01842 752599

Tuesday 06 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Tuesday 06 September 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   50p plus admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Where's Tommy? Museum Trail

Can you find mini Tom Paines hidden in the museum? Find them all to win a small prize.

Wednesday 07 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 07 September 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   50p plus admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Where's Tommy? Museum Trail

Can you find mini Tom Paines hidden in the museum? Find them all to win a small prize.

Wednesday 07 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Wednesday 07 September 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.

Thursday 08 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 08 September 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.

Thursday 08 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 08 September 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   50p plus admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Where's Tommy? Museum Trail

Can you find mini Tom Paines hidden in the museum? Find them all to win a small prize.

Thursday 08 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Thursday 08 September 2016
Times: 14:30 - 15:30   2.30pm to 3.30pm
Price:   Free but advanced booking essential


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Tanks for the Memories: The Development of Tanks During WW1

Join Richard Knight to discover the development of Tanks during WW1 and how they broke the German front line. Come along and see uniforms, equipment, weapons and hear the story of tank warfare. Part of Thetford Remembers - a Heritage Lottery Funded project and a Heritage Open Day event.

Friday 09 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Friday 09 September 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   50p plus admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Where's Tommy? Museum Trail

Can you find mini Tom Paines hidden in the museum? Find them all to win a small prize.

Friday 09 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Friday 09 September 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.

Saturday 10 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 10 September 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.

Saturday 10 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 10 September 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   50p plus admission


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Where's Tommy? Museum Trail

Can you find mini Tom Paines hidden in the museum? Find them all to win a small prize.

Saturday 10 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Saturday 10 September 2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00   10am to 5pm
Price:   Free


01842 752599
ancienthouse@norfolk.gov.uk
Terrific Tanks (Heritage Open Day)

Explore our beautiful timber framed Tudor building and displays for free! Also a chance to find out more about Thetford's role in creating the first tanks. Part of Thetford Remembers - a Heritage Lottery Funded project and a Heritage Open Day event.

Sunday 11 September 2016
Ancient House
Date:
Sunday 11 September 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.