Posted: Wed, 19 Oct 2022 12:49
Rebuilding Lives: 50 Years of Ugandan Asians in Loughborough will mark the anniversary of the exodus in 1972 by those fleeing the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin, and also celebrate the contribution the... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 1 Oct 2022 12:07
From October 1st, Charnwood Museum will move to its winter opening hours: Wednesday to Saturday 10am - 3pm.
The museum will still be offering a fun, free day out for all ages and will continue to have a... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 4 Aug 2022 09:57
We have some amazing archaeological objects newly displayed at Charnwood Museum!
The finds are from a late Neolithic site at Rothley Lodge Farm, which dates from the time that Stonehenge was being constructed.... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 12 Feb 2022 12:17
There's more than one tiger coming to tea at Charnwood Museum this month, when Leicester Tigers mascot Welford roars in to visit the hugely popular 'The Tiger Who Came to Tea' exhibition.
Welford is a familiar... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 17 Jan 2022 11:12
Do you like telling or sharing stories? Do you like writing stories and illustrating them?
Inspired by our exhibition 'The Tiger Who Came to Tea' we are running a children's writing competition with prizes... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 2 Dec 2021 09:55
A new exhibition based on the beloved children's book 'The Tiger Who Came to Tea' opens at Charnwood Museum in January.
Generations of children have been delighted by Judith Kerr's illustrated story, which... Read More »