Events and Exhibitions at Tiverton Museum in 2015
Check out our current Spring What's On leaflet
Craft activities in May Half Term
26 May 2015
We will be running craft activities on Tuesday 26th May. Sessions run 11:00 to 12:30 and 2:00 to 3:30. More details to follow soon!
Booking essential (places are limited, £2.50 per child (50p discount on family craft activities for members of the museum). Call the Museum or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Print Making Workshops
27 May 2015
Print Making Workshops at the museum on Wednesday 27th May, 11am - 4pm. FREE with normal admission!
Family Drop-In session—have a go at printmaking and help make a large banner commemorating Tiverton in World War One. Most suitable for over 7's but younger helpers are welcome. Children need to bring an adult who would like to join in with the fun!
Stop-motion Animation Workshops
28 May 2015
Object handling session 28th May
28 May 2015
Handling session: handle interesting objects in the galleries Thursday 28th May.
11:00-1:00 & 2:00-4:00, just turn up and explore! FREE with normal admission.
Story Tour Around Tiverton Museum
06 June 2015
Join us as we move around the museum on a tour with a difference! We will read stories in the galleries to celebrate Tiverton Literary Festival.
Aimed at the under sevens, but all welcome! FREE (no admission fee for the tour only)
Coach trip to Mottisfont House & Gardens (NT).
17 June 2015
Coach trip to Mottisfont House & Gardens (NT). 17th June. Price NT members £15 p/p coach only, non members £24 p/p (entrance & coach).
Talk on 'The Life and Times of Loco 1442'
25 June 2015
'The Life and Times of Loco 1442' talk on Thursday 25th June
Repeated due to popular demand!
Railway historian Amyas Crump will be marking the 80th Birthday of the Tivvy Bumper with an illustrated talk examining where Loco 1442 worked, focusing on the local lines around the Exe Valley and the Culm Valley.
Doors open 7pm, talk starts at 7:30 at the Museum. Tickets £4.50, including light refreshments.
Beards Bonnets and Bicycles
27 June 2015
A temporary exhibition featuring original photographic portraits from the museum's collection. This is a light hearted exhibition which invites you to look closely at the fashions, hairstyles and beards sported in these photographs. Family friendly with dressing up corner.
On until 27th June. Entry is just £1, and accompanied kids go FREE! (For visitors with a full admission ticket entry to this exhibition is free).
Tiverton & Heathcoat Photographic Club exhibition
31 July 2015
Tiverton & Heathcoat Photographic Club present their annual print and digital image exhibition.
4-31 July at Tiverton Museum. Free entry.