Museum Events
Our family Season Ticket admits you to all events (except where shown). Valid for one year from date of purchase, it is available from the Museum Shop at 26 - and since a one-day Family Ticket costs 7, you start saving on your fourth visit!


  • From 19th April Wedding Dresses Through the Ages: This beautiful exhibition traces the changes in fashions and styles of wedding dresses throughout the ages to commemorate the upcoming Royal Wedding. With dresses from the Georgian period, through to Victorian, WWII and 1980s amongst others, this exhibition is a fascinating look back in time. Usual admission prices apply.

  • 26th November - 17th December Dickens' Trail: Trace the steps of Ebenezer Scrouge and meet the ghosts of Christmas Past, Christmas Present and Christmas Yet To Come. Follow the trail around the Museum and find all of the objects to win a Christmas surprise. Trails cost 1.50 and include a prize.

  • 26th November and 4th December Christmas Crafts: Make beautiful Christmas cards, tree decorations and gifts for your family with our craft days. Normal admission prices apply.

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