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Saturday 17 May 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 17 May 2014
Times: 11:00 - 16:00  
Price:   £25 adult, £20 concession, £18 Museum Pass. Booking essential. Call 01603 495897 or 01603 493625


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Lifting the Layers: Landscapes in the Castle

Art workshop for adults. Join local artist Graham Rider to take a fresh look at some of the Castle's best-loved works. Materials provided, but feel free to bring your own.

Saturday 17 May 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 17 May 2014
Times: 17:00 - 22:00  
Price:   Free admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Museums at Night

Egyptomania! This years annual free event is based on Egypt. Help the mummy find the amulets on our museum trail, see our Egyptian handling collection, storytelling with our Pharoah, face painting, Egyptomania style items from the Costume and Textile collection, craft activities and live music from the Piratones...

Saturday 24 May 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 24 May 2014
Times: 11:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Fly Away Home!

Swoop in at half term and join us for a fabulous array of stories and crafts. Find out the mystery of migration: where do birds go and why do they do it? Plus get up close to some real museum specimins, including some of our feathered friends. 11am to 12.30pm & 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

Sunday 25 May 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Sunday 25 May 2014
Times: 11:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Fly Away Home!

Swoop in at half term and join us for a fabulous array of stories and crafts. Find out the mystery of migration: where do birds go and why do they do it? Plus get up close to some real museum specimins, including some of our feathered friends. 11am to 12.30pm & 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

Monday 26 May 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 26 May 2014
Times: 11:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Fly Away Home!

Swoop in at half term and join us for a fabulous array of stories and crafts. Find out the mystery of migration: where do birds go and why do they do it? Plus get up close to some real museum specimins, including some of our feathered friends. 11am to 12.30pm & 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

Tuesday 27 May 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 27 May 2014
Times: 11:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Fly Away Home!

Swoop in at half term and join us for a fabulous array of stories and crafts. Find out the mystery of migration: where do birds go and why do they do it? Plus get up close to some real museum specimins, including some of our feathered friends. 11am to 12.30pm & 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

Tuesday 27 May 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 27 May 2014
Times: 11:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Talking Taxidermy

Meet Dr David Waterhouse, Curator of Natural History, and enjoy a talk and a demonstration of bird taxidermy. Drop in, no need to book.

Wednesday 28 May 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 28 May 2014
Times: 11:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Fly Away Home!

Swoop in at half term and join us for a fabulous array of stories and crafts. Find out the mystery of migration: where do birds go and why do they do it? Plus get up close to some real museum specimins, including some of our feathered friends. 11am to 12.30pm & 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

Wednesday 28 May 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 28 May 2014
Times: 14:00 - 16:00  
Price:   Adult £5, Conc. £3.50, Child £2.50 Museums Pass: Adult £4.25, Conc. £3, Child £2.10


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Wings on Stage

A workshop on writing plays and imagining birds with playwright Steve Waters. No previous experience necessary. For adults and children 8+ years accompanied by an adult. Booking essential 01603 495897

Thursday 29 May 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 29 May 2014
Times: 11:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Fly Away Home!

Swoop in at half term and join us for a fabulous array of stories and crafts. Find out the mystery of migration: where do birds go and why do they do it? Plus get up close to some real museum specimins, including some of our feathered friends. 11am to 12.30pm & 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

Friday 30 May 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 30 May 2014
Times: 11:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Fly Away Home!

Swoop in at half term and join us for a fabulous array of stories and crafts. Find out the mystery of migration: where do birds go and why do they do it? Plus get up close to some real museum specimins, including some of our feathered friends. 11am to 12.30pm & 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

Saturday 31 May 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 31 May 2014
Times: 11:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Fly Away Home!

Swoop in at half term and join us for a fabulous array of stories and crafts. Find out the mystery of migration: where do birds go and why do they do it? Plus get up close to some real museum specimins, including some of our feathered friends. 11am to 12.30pm & 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

Tuesday 03 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 03 June 2014
Times: 12:30 - 13:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
An Introduction to 'The Wonder of Birds'

Experts from Norfolk Museums Service and partners explore the exhibition 'The Wonder of Birds' with Dr Francesca Vanke and Dr David Waterhouse, curators of 'The Wonder of Birds'.

Thursday 05 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 05 June 2014
Times: 15:30 - 15:45  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Castle Insights by the Youth Forum

Short talks every month by members of Norwich Museums Youth Forum on their favourtie objects. Meet in the Rotunda.

Saturday 07 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 07 June 2014
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
John Joseph Cotman: An Eye for Colour

A celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of one of John Sell Cotman's talented sons. With a daring eye for colour, John Joseph Cotman (1814-1878) followed in his father's footsteps as a landscape artist and teacher. Colman Project Space and Colman Watercolour Gallery.

Sunday 08 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Sunday 08 June 2014
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
John Joseph Cotman: An Eye for Colour

A celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of one of John Sell Cotman's talented sons. With a daring eye for colour, John Joseph Cotman (1814-1878) followed in his father's footsteps as a landscape artist and teacher. Colman Project Space and Colman Watercolour Gallery.

Monday 09 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 09 June 2014
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
John Joseph Cotman: An Eye for Colour

A celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of one of John Sell Cotman's talented sons. With a daring eye for colour, John Joseph Cotman (1814-1878) followed in his father's footsteps as a landscape artist and teacher. Colman Project Space and Colman Watercolour Gallery.

Tuesday 10 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 10 June 2014
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
John Joseph Cotman: An Eye for Colour

A celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of one of John Sell Cotman's talented sons. With a daring eye for colour, John Joseph Cotman (1814-1878) followed in his father's footsteps as a landscape artist and teacher. Colman Project Space and Colman Watercolour Gallery.

Wednesday 11 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 11 June 2014
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
John Joseph Cotman: An Eye for Colour

A celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of one of John Sell Cotman's talented sons. With a daring eye for colour, John Joseph Cotman (1814-1878) followed in his father's footsteps as a landscape artist and teacher. Colman Project Space and Colman Watercolour Gallery.

Wednesday 11 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 11 June 2014
Times: 11:00 - 12:30  
Price:   £6, Conc. £5.50, Museums Pass £5 per session


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Norwich Castle Art Club

Enjoy some sunny summer sketching in the surroundings of Norwich Castle. Taking inspiration from the Castle's stunning art collection these relaxed and informal sessions, led by tutor Graham Rider, will encourage you to learn new techniques and brush up your drawing skills. Working in the galleries and outside (weather permitting) materials will be provided, but feel free to bring your own. Numbers are limited so booking is essential but you can book for one session or the series if you wish. 01603 495897

Thursday 12 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 12 June 2014
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
John Joseph Cotman: An Eye for Colour

A celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of one of John Sell Cotman's talented sons. With a daring eye for colour, John Joseph Cotman (1814-1878) followed in his father's footsteps as a landscape artist and teacher. Colman Project Space and Colman Watercolour Gallery.

Friday 13 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 13 June 2014
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
John Joseph Cotman: An Eye for Colour

A celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of one of John Sell Cotman's talented sons. With a daring eye for colour, John Joseph Cotman (1814-1878) followed in his father's footsteps as a landscape artist and teacher. Colman Project Space and Colman Watercolour Gallery.

Saturday 14 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 14 June 2014
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
John Joseph Cotman: An Eye for Colour

A celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of one of John Sell Cotman's talented sons. With a daring eye for colour, John Joseph Cotman (1814-1878) followed in his father's footsteps as a landscape artist and teacher. Colman Project Space and Colman Watercolour Gallery.

Sunday 15 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Sunday 15 June 2014
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
John Joseph Cotman: An Eye for Colour

A celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of one of John Sell Cotman's talented sons. With a daring eye for colour, John Joseph Cotman (1814-1878) followed in his father's footsteps as a landscape artist and teacher. Colman Project Space and Colman Watercolour Gallery.

Monday 16 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 16 June 2014
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
John Joseph Cotman: An Eye for Colour

A celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of one of John Sell Cotman's talented sons. With a daring eye for colour, John Joseph Cotman (1814-1878) followed in his father's footsteps as a landscape artist and teacher. Colman Project Space and Colman Watercolour Gallery.

Tuesday 17 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 17 June 2014
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
John Joseph Cotman: An Eye for Colour

A celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of one of John Sell Cotman's talented sons. With a daring eye for colour, John Joseph Cotman (1814-1878) followed in his father's footsteps as a landscape artist and teacher. Colman Project Space and Colman Watercolour Gallery.

Tuesday 17 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 17 June 2014
Times: 12:30 - 13:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Flights of Fancy: Stuffed Birds as Decoration in the English Country House

Experts from Norfolk Museums Service and partners explore the exhibition 'The Wonder of Birds' with Tim Knox Director, Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge.

Tuesday 17 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 17 June 2014
Times: 14:00 - 15:00  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
What's in a Pair of Trousers?

Enjoy an introduction to portraits and discover what the costume and clothing tells us about 18th century culture.

Wednesday 18 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 18 June 2014
Times: 11:00 - 12:30  
Price:   £6, Conc. £5.50, Museums Pass £5 per session


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Norwich Castle Art Club

Enjoy some sunny summer sketching in the surroundings of Norwich Castle. Taking inspiration from the Castle's stunning art collection these relaxed and informal sessions, led by tutor Graham Rider, will encourage you to learn new techniques and brush up your drawing skills. Working in the galleries and outside (weather permitting) materials will be provided, but feel free to bring your own. Numbers are limited so booking is essential but you can book for one session or the whole series as you wish. 01603 495897

Wednesday 18 June 2014
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 18 June 2014
Times: None - None  
Price:   Included in museum admission - Adult £7.95, Conc. £6.50, Child £5.20


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
John Joseph Cotman: An Eye for Colour

A celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of one of John Sell Cotman's talented sons. With a daring eye for colour, John Joseph Cotman (1814-1878) followed in his father's footsteps as a landscape artist and teacher. Colman Project Space and Colman Watercolour Gallery.