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Sunday 25 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Sunday 25 August 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
Village at War

Immerse yourself in Norfolk life during World War Two and experience life on the Home Front. See military and civilian vehicles, meet costumed characters from GIs to Land Girls and join in a wartime tea dance.

Sunday 25 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Sunday 25 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Monday 26 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 26 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Monday 26 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 26 August 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
Village at War

Immerse yourself in Norfolk life during World War Two and experience life on the Home Front. See military and civilian vehicles, meet costumed characters from GIs to Land Girls and join in a wartime tea dance.

Tuesday 27 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Tuesday 27 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Wednesday 28 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Wednesday 28 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Thursday 29 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Thursday 29 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Friday 30 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Friday 30 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Saturday 31 August 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Saturday 31 August 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Sunday 01 September 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Sunday 01 September 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Monday 02 September 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Monday 02 September 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Tuesday 03 September 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Tuesday 03 September 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Included in admission: Adult £12.90, Conc. £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family (1 adult) £34.10, Family (2 adults) £45.40.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
School's Out: Once Upon A Gressenhall

Visit the Once Upon a Time exhibition, follow the fairy tale house trail, create a fictional character and print your own masterpiece using inks and recycled books. Head outside to see the animals, explore the farm, playground, orchards and… live happily ever after!

Friday 13 September 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Friday 13 September 2019
Times: 18:00 - 20:30   6.00pm to 8.30pm
Price:   Tickets £5, Museums Pass £4.50, Under 4s free


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Bat Night

Join the Norwich Bat Group with their specialist equipment to find the amazing bats that live and feed at Gressenhall. Activities for all the family. Advanced booking essential. Tickets available at: https://norfolk-museums.arttickets.org.uk/gressenhall-farm-workhouse/bat-night or tel. 01362 869251

Sunday 15 September 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Sunday 15 September 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Free admission


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Heritage Open Day

A chance to see the amazing objects we keep behind the scenes and speak to the people who preserve and record Norfolk’s history.

Sunday 29 September 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Sunday 29 September 2019
Times: 10:00 - 17:00  
Price:   Standard admission prices apply: Adult £12.90, Conc £12.25, Child (4-18) £10.95, Family ticket (1 adult and all children): £34.10, Family ticket (2 adults and all children): £45.40. It’s cheaper to book online at: www.arttickets.org.uk


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Horse Power!

Experience a day with a difference at Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse. See heavy horses and expert horsemen working the land. Discover the different breeds of heavy horse and listen to the stories of the people who work with them.

Sunday 13 October 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Sunday 13 October 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
Apple Day

Celebrate autumn with this beloved fruit! Bring your mystery apples to be identified, taste fresh apple juice or scrumptious cider, then stroll around the orchard with its traditional Norfolk varieties. See craftsmen demonstrate their skills and browse the stalls for local produce and treats.

Thursday 17 October 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Thursday 17 October 2019
Times: 11:00 - 15:00   Tours take place at 11am and 2pm
Price:   Tickets £5, Museums Pass £4.50. Advance booking essential. Visit www.arttickets.org.uk or tel. 01362 869251


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
West Runton Mammoth Tours

At over four metres tall, the West Runton Mammoth stood taller than a double-decker bus, and when alive weighed twice as much as an African Elephant. Join palaeontologist and curator Dr David Waterhouse as he reveals the fascinating story of this extinct giant in its purpose-built research facility at the Norfolk Collections Centre. Advance booking essential.

Thursday 17 October 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Thursday 17 October 2019
Times: 10:00 - 15:00  
Price:   £55.00 per person. £50.00 for Norfolk Museums Pass holders.


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Letterpress Art

Join us for this unique one day workshop run by Norfolk based Print to the People. Letterpress is a traditional printing technique that has been used for hundreds of years. Originally developed to print text from metal type, letterpress has recently been adopted by artists, illustrators and graphic designers as an elegant way to combine text and imagery on the page. To book, please visit: https://norfolk-museums.arttickets.org.uk/gressenhall-farm-workhouse/2019-10-17-letterpress-art

Tuesday 22 October 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Tuesday 22 October 2019
Times: 9:00 - 11:00  
Price:   Free. Advanced booking essential. Visit www.arttickets.org.uk or tel. 01362 869251


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Early Bird Opening

Children with autism and other special needs can enjoy the museum as a quiet environment, with gallery projections and sound effects switched off.

Thursday 19 December 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Thursday 19 December 2019
Times: 10:00 - 14:30   10am to 2.30pm
Price:   Tickets £10, Museums Pass £9, Under 4s free


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Victorian Family Christmas

Turn back the clock and enjoy a traditional festive celebration (with a complementary glass of mulled wine and mince pie). Advanced booking essential. Tickets available at: https://norfolk-museums.arttickets.org.uk/gressenhall-farm-workhouse/victorian-family-christmas or tel. 01362 869251

Friday 20 December 2019
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Friday 20 December 2019
Times: 10:00 - 14:30   10am to 2.30pm
Price:   Tickets £10, Museums Pass £9, Under 4s free


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Victorian Family Christmas

Turn back the clock and enjoy a traditional festive celebration (with a complementary glass of mulled wine and mince pie). Advanced booking essential. Tickets available at: https://norfolk-museums.arttickets.org.uk/gressenhall-farm-workhouse/victorian-family-christmas or tel. 01362 869251

Wednesday 15 January 2020
Gressenhall Farm & Workhouse
Date:
Wednesday 15 January 2020
Times: 10:00 - 15:30  
Price:   £45.00 per person. Norfolk Museums Pass Holder £40.50


01362 860563
gressenhall.museum@norfolk.gov.uk
Apple Tree Pruning

This one day course will teach you the basics of pruning mature apple trees with course tutor Bob Lever. You will be working in the orchard at Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse, learning how to make a basic tree form and maintain the tree shape whilst tackling any problems with the trees, using the renewal pruning method. This is a practical course which will take place outside regardless of weather, so warm, waterproof clothing and footwear will be required, as well as sturdy, working gloves. All refreshments and lunch included. To book, please visit: https://norfolk-museums.arttickets.org.uk/gressenhall-farm-workhouse/2020-01-15-apple-tree-pruning