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Tuesday 30 August 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 30 August 2016
Times: 12:00 - 15:00  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Shakespeare's soapbox: my kingdom for a horse!

Actor Neil Paris may become hoarse giving you a taste of Shakespeare: celebrating 400 years since the death of the bard.

Wednesday 31 August 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 31 August 2016
Times: 13:00 - 15:00  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Medieval fight demonstration

See Keith Wallis, stage and screen fight director, demonstrate medieval fighting techniques. 1pm, 2pm and 3pm

Thursday 01 September 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Thursday 01 September 2016
Times: 12:00 - 15:00  
Price:   Free with museum admission


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Shakespeare's soapbox: my kingdom for a horse!

Actor Neil Paris may become hoarse giving you a taste of Shakespeare: celebrating 400 years since the death of the bard.

Friday 02 September 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 02 September 2016
Times: 16:30 - 18:00  
Price:   Free


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
East or Eden?

Contemporary art in Norwich Duke Street Lecture Theatre, Norwich University of the Arts Join local artists, curators and academics debate, on the Norwich art scene and its influence on the region.

Saturday 10 September 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 10 September 2016
Times: 10:30 - 12:00  
Price:   free admission to talk and tour


01603 495897 01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Noirwich Fringe Festival - Crime and Punishment

Join historians from Norwich Castle as they explore objects used to punish ‘criminals’ of the past. Visit our prison exhibition and venture into the Castle dungeons to hear the extraordinary stories about its prisoners and experience first-hand Crime and Punishment, medieval style! Don't forget to check out the exciting collection of local tales of murder, mystery and mayhem, specially selected by the Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library. Places are limited so booking is essential.

Monday 12 September 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Monday 12 September 2016
Times: None - None   10.30 - 11.15am and 11.30am - 12.15pm
Price:   free


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Bounce and Crime Time

As part of Norwich Writer's Centre Noirwich Festival 2016, Norwich Castle and the Norfolk and Norwich Festival bring you this special family and toddler event featuring amazing local storyteller Hannah Woodhall. Children from the ages of two years old can listen to their favourite tales of mischievous scoundrels in this interactive and engaging session. The sessions are free but numbers are limited and places must be booked in advance

Tuesday 13 September 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Tuesday 13 September 2016
Times: None - None   10.30 - 11.15am and 11.30am - 12.15pm
Price:   free


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Bounce and Crime Time

As part of Norwich Writer's Centre Noirwich Festival 2016, Norwich Castle and the Norfolk and Norwich Festival bring you this special family and toddler event featuring amazing local storyteller Hannah Woodhall. Children from the ages of two years old can listen to their favourite tales of mischievous scoundrels in this interactive and engaging session. The sessions are free but numbers are limited and places must be booked in advance

Friday 16 September 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Friday 16 September 2016
Times: 13:30 - 15:00  
Price:   free admission to tour and re-enactment


01603 495897 01603 493625
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Noirwich Fringe Festival - Courtroom Drama

Visit the Prison Exhibition at Norwich Castle with our expert guide and explore the history of Crime and Punishment in Norwich: see the James Rush death mask and take prisoners’ route along a secret passage into the Shirehall Courtroom for a re-enactment of his trial. Don't forget to check out the exciting collection of local tales of murder, mystery and mayhem, specially selected by the Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library.Suitable for adults and children over 10. In partnership with Norwich Writers' Centre - Noirwich Festival and Norfolk & Norwich Millennium Library. Places are limited so booking is essential.

Saturday 17 September 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Saturday 17 September 2016
Times: 10:00 - 15:30  
Price:   Free admission to the craft fair


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Made in Norfolk Castle Craft Fair

Visit Norwich Castle and discover a delightful collection of quality, crafted items at affordable prices all under one roof. This annual fair celebrates the very best of contemporary crafts as twenty Norfolk makers come together to sell a wide range of unusual and inspiring pieces including ceramics, crochet, jewellery, glass, woodturning, textiles, illustrations and much more. A great opportunity to shop for things you won't find on the high street, either to treat yourself or for that special gift.

Wednesday 28 September 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 28 September 2016
Times: 11:00 - 12:30  
Price:   Adult 6.50, Concession £6, Museums Pass £5.50.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Castle Art

These informal and friendly monthly art classes encourage new and improving artists to experiment with media, techniques and styles using the Castle's stunning collections for inspiration. Booking recommended: 01603 495897 or 01603 493625

Wednesday 19 October 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 19 October 2016
Times: 11:00 - 12:30  
Price:   Adult 6.50, Concession £6, Museums Pass £5.50.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Castle Art

These informal and friendly monthly art classes encourage new and improving artists to experiment with media, techniques and styles using the Castle's stunning collections for inspiration. Booking recommended: 01603 495897 or 01603 493625

Wednesday 23 November 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 23 November 2016
Times: 11:00 - 12:30  
Price:   Adult 6.50, Concession £6, Museums Pass £5.50.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Castle Art

These informal and friendly monthly art classes encourage new and improving artists to experiment with media, techniques and styles using the Castle's stunning collections for inspiration. Booking recommended: 01603 495897 or 01603 493625

Wednesday 14 December 2016
Norwich Castle
Date:
Wednesday 14 December 2016
Times: 11:00 - 12:30  
Price:   Adult 6.50, Concession £6, Museums Pass £5.50.


01603 495897
museums@norfolk.gov.uk
Castle Art

These informal and friendly monthly art classes encourage new and improving artists to experiment with media, techniques and styles using the Castle's stunning collections for inspiration. Booking recommended: 01603 495897 or 01603 493625