MUSEUM CALENDAR: August 2017

  • Heartbreak Productions - Secret Garden performance photo 2017

    The Secret Garden

    Tuesday 01 August 2017
    Gates open 5.30pm. Performance begins 6.00pm.
    The Misselthwaite Horticultural Society welcomes you to its 10th anniversary show. The founders of the society, Mary, Dickon and Colin are reuniting to celebrate how they grew together to become best friends, and to rediscover the magic... (more info)
  • Jeremy Houghton - Woolly Bottoms

    Light, Space, Movement and Change (Ticketed)

    Tuesday 01 August 2017
    Talk begins at 6.30. Refreshments from 6pm.
    The talk To coincide with the opening of an exhibition at the Museum of his work, Jeremy Houghton will discuss his inspiration and working method. He creates artworks that depict the dynamic world. The subjects and places that characterise... (more info)
  • Jeremy Houghton sheep print

    Light, Space, Movement and Change – An exhibition by Jeremy Houghton

    Wednesday 02 August to Thursday 17 August 2017
    10.30am - 5.30pm
    Visitors to the Museum are invited to join us in our fantastic Gridshell building for this exhibition by artist Jeremy Houghton, from 2nd – 17th August. Entry to the exhibition is included in the Museum admission price. Jeremy... (more info)
  • Vintage Music Concert – Cancelled

    Saturday 19 August 2017
    6.30pm - 11pm
    It is with regret that the Museum has had to cancel the Vintage Concert. Those who have booked tickets will receive a full refund. If you have any questions of concerns, please call 01243 811010 or email [email protected]  ... (more info)
  • twilight tale trail

    Family Twilight Tale Trail – SOLD OUT

    Thursday 24 August 2017
    6.30pm - 8.30pm
    Sorry, this event has SOLD OUT. Join us for an evening at the Museum, listening to folklore and historical tales of mysterious places, magnificent creatures and magical adventures! Suitable for ages 7+, accompanied children will join a... (more info)
  • clay animation workshop

    Children’s clay animation workshop

    Friday 25 August 2017
    Activity runs from 1pm to 4.30pm
    Come and take part in a clay animation workshop and create your own stop motion film! We’ll spend the first 30 minutes exploring the museum to gather ideas and inspiration for the workshop. We will then use animation clay and other craft... (more info)
  • David Walliams: Billionaire Boy (SOLD OUT)

    Sunday 27 August 2017
    Gates open 5.30pm. Performance begins 6.00pm.
    ***SORRY – this event is now sold out*** After the successful 2015 adaptation of Mr Stink (which David Walliams described as “Magnificent!”) and their 2016 performance of Ratburger, Heartbreak Productions returns to the Museum... (more info)