• Further Adventures in Goldwork – Saturday 24th March 2018

    Further Adventures in Goldwork – Saturday 24th March 2018

    24 March 2018

    Spend a day exploring the possibilities of combining goldwork padding with couching and other metal thread techniques.

  • Make a Fish Flag for National Fish Migration Day

    21 April 2018

    Celebrate the history of the migration of the Shad and other fish on the River Severn for World Fish Migration Day. Make a Shad fish flag to take home in this fun workshop.



    05 March 2018 - 23 April 2018

    This course of six lectures will trace the development of French Art from the decadence of Louis XV’s court to the gritty realism of Courbet and Manet.

  • Cake Design Masterclass with Lindy Smith

    Cake Design Masterclass with Lindy Smith

    25 April 2018 - 09 May 2018

    Using the museum’s collections as inspiration, you will learn how to make your own cake designs. You will then learn how to transfer your chosen design into sugar by decorating your own unique cake.

  • Cake Decorating

    Cake Decorating

    28 April 2018

    Have you always wnated to try yur hand at decorating a cake but not sure where to begin?

  • We're Going on a Mammoth Hunt

    We're Going on a Mammoth Hunt

    29 May 2018

    Join us for a mammoth story & song session and discover fascinating facts about our collection of mammoth bones. Hunt for mammoths in the museum galleries then make a clay mammoth to take away.

  • Decorating Cupcakes

    Decorating Cupcakes

    30 May 2018

    Creating together is fun, join cake decorating expert Lindy Smith and try your hand at cupcake decorating.

  • Ceramic Titanic !

    Ceramic Titanic !

    28 July 2018

    After a visit to the Titanic exhibition ceramic artist Stephanie Kelly will guide you through the process of sculpting and glazing your own mini Titanic complete with icebergs !

  • Seaside Songs with Sally Tonge

    Seaside Songs with Sally Tonge

    01 August 2018

    Come and sing songs of the sea, swish in the fabric ocean, bob in a boat and talk like a pirate.

  • Lino cut workshops

    Lino cut workshops

    17 August 2018

    Join lino print artist Amanda Hillier for a seaside themed lino cut workshops. You will use natural objects from the museum’s collection to design and print your own beautiful picture.

Opening Times

Opening Hours: Open Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 5pm. Last admission 4pm. The Visitor Information Centre closes at 4pm. Sunday opening hours are 11am to 4pm with last admissions at 3pm.


  • Adult: £4.50
  • Person of State Pension Age: £4.00
  • Student: £3.60
  • Child (5-17): £2.00
  • Child (0-4): Free
  • Family (2 adults, up to 3 children): £10 Family with 1 adult, up to 3 children £7

Plan your visit

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