Museum of Richmond

Events

The Museum of Richmond brings the history of Richmond and the surrounding area to life through exciting and varied events for people of all ages and from all backgrounds. We offer a growing programme of events, tours and talks which can be booked by individuals as well as groups of 10 or more.

Click below to hear more about events at the Museum.

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JULY 2017

OLD PALACE LANE: A TALK BY DEREK ROBINSON
Tuesday 4 July 2017
Doors open at 7pm, talk 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Riverside Room, Old Town Hall
Tickets: £10 each or £8 for Friends of the Museum.
Ticket includes wine/soft drink and nibbles. 

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In this fascinating presentation, Derek Robinson will develop his popular talk given earlier this year and further explore the history of the buildings in Old Palace Lane and the characters  – including Shakespeare and Edmund Kean—who visited or lived there. There will be opportunity for questions and to visit the exhibition at the Museum before (7pm to 7.30pm) or after the  talk (8.30pm to 9pm).

 

SUMMER H016OLIDAY WORKSHOPS:
LIFE IN OLD PALACE LANE

25 July to 28 July
10am to 12noon
Discover more about the people who lived and worked in Old Palace Lane and have a go at crafts from the past! This week: the Tudors
For children aged 5 to 11, who must be accompanied by an adult at all times
£4 per child: click here to book!

 

AUGUST 2017

025BRONZE ARTS AWARD
SUMMER SCHOOLS

Tuesday 1 August to Friday 4 August
9.30am to 4.30pm
Arts Award is a range of unique qualifications that supports young people to grow as artists and arts leaders, inspiring them to connect with and take part in the wider arts world through taking challenges in an art form.  This summer at the Museum of Richmond, we will be running Bronze Arts Award. The 4-day long summer schools are for young people aged 11 and over, as this level of Arts Award is a Level 1 Award (equivalent to a GCSE, grade D to G). During the week, the young people will be exploring the Old Palace Lane exhibition and creating their own artist responses to what they discover. Their work will then be part of a unique exhibition, which they will curate and will remain on display at the Museum.
£95 per child, which includes all materials needed, but please bring your own lunch
Places are limited – email learning@museumofrichmond.com or call 020 8332 1141 to book your place!

 

023SUMMER HOLIDAY WORKSHOPS:
LIFE IN OLD PALACE LANE
8 August to 11 August
10am to 12noon
Discover more about the people who lived and worked in Old Palace Lane and have a go at crafts from the past! This week: the Georgians
For children aged 5 to 11, who must be accompanied by an adult at all times
£4 per child: click here to book!


014BRONZE ARTS AWARD
SUMMER SCHOOLS

Tuesday 15 August to Friday 18 August
9.30am to 4.30pm
Arts Award is a range of unique qualifications that supports young people to grow as artists and arts leaders, inspiring them to connect with and take part in the wider arts world through taking challenges in an art form.  This summer at the Museum of Richmond, we will be running Bronze Arts Award. The 4-day long summer schools are for young people aged 11 and over, as this level of Arts Award is a Level 1 Award (equivalent to a GCSE, grade D to G). During the week, the young people will be exploring the Old Palace Lane exhibition and creating their own artist responses to what they discover. Their work will then be part of a unique exhibition, which they will curate and will remain on display at the Museum.

£95 per child, which includes all materials needed, but please bring your own lunch
Places are limited – email learning@museumofrichmond.com or call 020 8332 1141 to book your place!

 

016SUMMER HOLIDAY WORKSHOPS:
LIFE IN OLD PALACE LANE
22 to 25 August
10am to 12noon
Discover more about the people who lived and worked in Old Palace Lane and have a go at crafts from the past! This week: the Victorians
For children aged 5 to 11, who must be accompanied by an adult at all times
£4 per child: click here to book!

 

OCTOBER 2017

DSC_5426HALF TERM WORKSHOP:
POVERTY IN VICTORIAN RICHMOND
Tuesday 24 to Friday 27 October
10am to 12noon
Discovery how the poor in Victorian Richmond would make do and mend and create your own replicas to take home.
For children aged 5 to 11, who must be accompanied by an adult at all times
£4 per child: click here to book! 

 

DECEMBER 2017

014CHRISTMAS WORKSHOPS:
A VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS

Wednesday 27 to Friday 29 December
10am to 12noon

Discover how the Victorians re-invested the festive season – have a go at playing Victorian parlour games and making some delightful Victorian Christmas Crafts
For children aged 5 to 11, who must be accompanied by an adult at all times
£4 per child: click here to book!

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Tuesday – Friday: 11am to 5pm

Saturday, April to September: 11am to 5pm
Saturday, October to March: 11am to 4pm

Please note: we often have learning workshops which start before the Museum opens to the public, which means the exhibition area will not be accessible until 12noon

Closed Sunday and Monday and on public holidays, including Easter Saturday.

 

 

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