Events

Events and Exhibitions at Tiverton Museum in 2017

Exhibitions are open during normal museum opening hours: 
Monday to Friday 10.30am - 4.30pm                 Saturday 10am - 3pm.

Unless otherwise stated, admission charges for the exhibitions only are: Adults £1.00

To see our current What's On leaflet please click here.

All events


Half Term Holiday Crafts

24 October 2017

Join us for frightful fun at our Halloween crafts session. Suitable for children aged 4-11 we will be making a selection of halloween themed cards and decorations, including a ghost, witch or wizrd and a pop-up card.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

£3/child or £2.50 for the children of members.

Choose 11.00-12.30 or 2.00-3.30.

Booking reccommended due to limited places.

Call 01884 256295 to book.

Time: 11.00&2.00
Organiser: Tiverton Museum
Telephone: 01884 256295
Email: education@tivertonmuseum.org.uk

 


October half Term Holiday Crafts

25 October 2017

Join us for frightful fun at our Halloween craft session. Suitable for children aged 4-11, we will be making a range of halloween themed cards and decorations, including a ghost, witch or wizard and a pop-up card.

 

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

£3/child or £2.50 for the children of members.

Choose 11.00-12.30 or 2.00-3.30.

Booking reccomended due to limited places.

Time: 11.00&2.00
Organiser: Tiverton Museum
Telephone: 01884 256295
Email: education@tivertonmuseum.org.uk

 


Museums at Night Stop Motion Animation Workshop!

26 October 2017

We're running special mini brick stop motion animation workshops on Thursday 26th October as part of our Museums at Night celebrations. Workshops led by artist Lucy Jackson and run 5:30-6:25 and 6:35-7:30pm at the museum. Suitable for 8+, £6 per child. Prior booking recommended, call 01884 256295 or email education@tivertonmuseum.org.uk

 

 

 


Museums at Night Spooktacular Trail by torchlight

26 October 2017

Join us as we open for Museums at Night on Thursday 26 October. Follow the Halloween Spooktacular Mini Brick Trail by torchlight, 5:00-8:00pm. Bring your own torch (we'll have some too). Normal museum admission applies, suitable for all ages.

Time: 17:00

 


Mini Brick Family Trail

28 October 2017

Follow the Mini Brick Trail around the museum this summer. Explore the museum and find the building block toys to discover our displays in a fun new way. There are also building play zones for all ages to enjoy. 

Saturday 8th July to Saturday 28th October 2017. Normal museum admission applies (adults £5, accompanied kids go free)*

*Apart from on our special Tudor Family Day on 19th August when a special event admission applies.

 


Halloween Spooktacular Mini Brick Trail

28 October 2017

Search for spooky characters, witches and monsters which have been added to our Mini Brick Family Trail. 

Normal museum admission applies (adults £5, accompanied children go FREE!) 21 to 28 October 2017.

 


Memory Lane November

06 November 2017

Our reminiscence group 'Memory Lane' meets on the first Monday of the month and explores objects from our handling collection and shares memories and stories around a different theme each month. Perfect for people with memory problems and their families/ carers as well as those who do not have memory problems but enjoy looking back to years gone by with a cup of tea and a biscuit. Lots of fun and laughter.

£6 for participants, carers free, includes admission to the museum for the day and light refreshments.

Booking reccommended.

2.30-4.00

Time: 2.30
Organiser: Holly Jarrett
Telephone: 01884 256295
Email: education@tivertonmuseum.org.uk

 


A stitch in time

11 November 2017

Featuring hand sewn items such as quilts and samplers, there are a number of beautiful textiles on display. Don't miss this rare opportunity to see these objects as they are usually tucked away in our stores!

Admission just £1 for adults, or free as part of the normal admission fee.

EXTENDED until 24th November!

 


Barney's Bunch November

15 November 2017

Join Barney Bear and friends for our monthly group for 2-5 year olds.

With stories, songs, crafts and games in the galleries.

£2 or £1.50 for members.

Time: 1.30
Telephone: 018840256295

 


Ceramics by Sarah Holder

24 November 2017

We are delighted to host an exhibition of ceramics by local artist Sarah Holder. The exhibition runs from 16th to the 24th November and has free admission.

 

 


Barney's Bunch December

13 December 2017

Join Barney Bear and friends for our monthly group for 2-5 year olds.

With srories, songs, crafts and games in the galleries.

£2 or £1.50 for members.

Time: 1.30
Telephone: 018840256295