Posted: Fri, 15 Oct 2021 08:29
October Half term is here and we have something for everyone!
We have a gallery game planned to keep children of all ages entertained called "Rats and Bats". We have several drop in sessions in the morning from 10am-12 noon that includes Badge Making and Paper Puppets (£1.00 charge per item). Please click on the link below for further information.
On Saturday 16th October from 10am-2pm the Finds Liaison Officer for Rutland and Leicestershire will be here to help identify archaeological items that you have found. Drop in event, no need to book.
On Thursday 21st October the Friends of Charnwood Museum are hosing a friends talk on zoom from 7.30pm-8.30pm about the History and Identity of Fish and Chips in Britain by Professor Panikos Panayi. £4.00 for non-members. FREE for members of the Friends of Charnwood Museum. Click on events for booking information.
Our exhibition is the 'Market 800' and looks at how Loughborough's Markets have developed from the Medieval era right up to current traders.
Our opening hours for half term, Tuesday 19th to Saturday 23rd October are 10am - 3pm. There is no need to book, just turn up!
Posted: Sun, 18 Jul 2021 14:10
The Summer holidays are here and we have something for everyone!
We have a program of gallery games planned to keep children of all ages entertained starting with our 'Think like an Archaeologist' game to tie in with the Festival of Archaeology.
Our new exhibition 'Market 800' looks at how Loughborough's Markets have developed from the Medieval era right up to current traders.
Our opening hours are Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 4pm and Sundays 1pm - 4pm. There is no need to book, just turn up!
Posted: Sat, 29 May 2021 13:42
It's half term at Charnwood Museum!
We will be extending our opening hours for half term and will be staying open until 4pm between Saturday 29th May and Sunday 6th June. Our opening days will remain the same.
Safety restrictions remain in place, so please make sure to take a look at our FAQ's page if you have any questions about visiting.
We have a Hen Hunters activity on gallery as well as our Activity Spots for you to have a go at whilst you are visiting.
We also have a variety of trails and activities online that you can download to your phone or tablet to complete whilst here.