Events and Exhibitions at Tiverton Museum in 2015
Family Christmas Craft Activity
28 November 2015
Craft activities with a Christmas theme on Saturday 28th November 11:00-12:30. £2.50 per child.
Family craft activities: booking essential (places are limited) and there is a small charge (5Op discount on family craft activities for members of the museum). Call the Museum or email email@example.com for information.
Barney's Bunch 2-5's Group
16 December 2015
All sessions run 1.3O-2.3O. £2 per child/£1.5O members (admission charge does not apply). Come along and explore the museum through different themes each month with stories, games and crafts. Please call or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book a place.
Munitions and Matrons
19 December 2015
A temporary exhibition running from 8 August to 19 December. Admission: FREE entry
An exhibition examining the contribution that the Heathcoat Factory made to the war effort during the First World War. From 1915 the factory produced shell cases and components for very early gas masks. The exhibition explores the relationships between the factory and the town, the VAD hospital and the Heathcoat Amory family, as well as some of the stories of the people who worked there.
Knightshayes At War
The Museum and Knightshayes Court have been working together to produce related exhibitions. Knightshayes became a VAD (Voluntary Aid Detachment) hospital in 1915. ‘Knightshayes At War’ is a special exhibition looking at the history of the hospital which will be on from 1st August to 15th November.