Morning at the Museum
We would like to invite you to spend a morning with us at the museum to take a closer look at some of our objects from Victorian kitchenware to costume from the 1960's!
Spend time with other families at our fun-filled toddler drop-in sessions for children up to 5 years old.
If you enjoy craft and textile activites this group could be the perfect oppertunity for you to enjoy an afternoon at the museum meeting new people, being creative and learning new skills.
Percy Kelly - An Afternoon of Talks
Explore the extraordinary life and work of Cumbrian artist Percy Kelly at this afternoon of fascinating talks from Percy Kelly experts and enthusiasts.
The Tale of Driggsby the Whale
Learn about the exciting story of Driggsby the Fin Whale as Curator Dr Simon Jackson takes you through Driggsby's fascinating journey from discovery to display. You'll also have the chance to see and handle real whale bones.
Driggsby the Whale goes on display in January 2018!