Museum and Art Gallery Events
Free Saturday Event Days
The Museum & Art Gallery runs a free Saturday Event Day each month (except January). The fun activities run from 11.00am until 4.00pm.
Meet a character from history, listen to a story or work with an artist. These special days promise a lot of fun for everyone!
- no need to book - just drop-in and take part
- children must be accompanied by an adult
- at busy times you may be asked to wait
Get Well the Victorian Way
Saturday 12 September
Before the NHS of today, medicine and treatment were very expensive. The poorest people in society would seek out men like 'Professor' Ringwood who peddled his dubious wares at fairs and markets. Professor Ringwood will be delighted to show who his potions, cures and gadgets, all designed to improve your health!
The Big Draw Cartoon Workshop!
Saturday 17 October
Steve Smallman has been illustrating children's books for over 30 years. Join him as he shows you how to draw perfect cartoon character faces in this fabulous free workshop!
Museum and Tearoom Opening Times:
Monday: Closed except Bank Holidays
Tuesday - Saturday: 10:30am - 4:30pm
Sunday: 2.00pm - 4.30pm
Admission to the Museum is Free.