Events and Exhibitions at Tiverton Museum in 2016
Check out our current Summer What's On leaflet
All Aboard! Launch
02 July 2016
Join us for the launch on 2nd July 2016, 10.30-11.30 at the museum.
Celebrate the start of the trail with free entry to the museum, and be among the first to complete the trail.
Tivvy Textiles family day
13 August 2016
Linking in with the Heathcoat 200 anniversary, disover how textiles have been made in Tiverton through the ages. From iron Age spinning through the Tudor days of the wool trade, to the arrival of Heathcoat’s lace machines and through to the modern day. Lots of hands-on activities, crafts and object handling.
Museum admission applies, and charges apply for some activities.
Transport themed family day
03 September 2016
Linking in with the Tivvy Bumper Sculpture Trail there will be lots of activities on offer: crafts, object handling, trails and making paper boats. Museum admission applies, and charges apply for some activities.
Coach trip to Bradford on Avon
15 September 2016
Join us for a visit to beautiful Bradford on Avon with a leisurely afternoon Canal Boat Trip and Tea, to Widbrook & Avoncliff taking in the Avoncliff Aqueduct and east & west countryside views of Bradford on Avon. Only £30p/p. Please contact the museum for details.
All Aboard! Sculpture Trail
30 October 2016
Follow the Trail map and find all 21 sculptures in the shape of the Tivvy Bumper steam engine. Each sculpture has been individually decorated by local artists and community groups.
Families (and grownups!) are invited to complete the passport page or the trail map and collect stamps from some of the host locations.
Pick up your trail map from Tiverton Museum (where related merchandise will also be on sale).