Showing: All events

On: 16 th March 2020, 7:45 pm

Laughs and life from the producers of Little Miss Sunshine

Directors: Tyler Nilson and Michael Schwartz, 2019, 97 mins

On: 17 th March 2020, 11:00 am

TUESDAY TALES

11.00am in the Border Galleries every other Tuesday

7 January, 21 January, 4 Febuary, 18 Febuary, 3 March, 17 March, 31 March  

Join us for some fantastic traditional storytelling or we’ll read one of our favourite books together.

On: 23 rd March 2020, 7:45 pm

Civil War coming of age classic retold.

Director: Greta Gerwig, 2019, 135 mins

Monday Alt favourite Greta Gerwig (Frances Ha, Maggie’s Plan) revisits the classic tale of Little Women, four sisters coming of age in the aftermath of the American Civil War.

On: 24 th March 2020, 7:00 pm Until: 24 th March 2020, 9:00 pm

Our alternative life drawing evening returns with a session inspired by both the human body and Chinese symbolism. This event is for all drawing abilities. It is aimed at improving your own drawing style and learning about drawing form and anatomy in a relaxed and friendly environment.

On: 25 th March 2020, 10:00 am

Drop in between 10.00am – 11.30am or 1.00pm – 2.30pm

Our friendly and engaging toddler drop-in sessions are for children up to 5 years old. They have a relaxed atmosphere and always involve a range of activities, including crafts and sensory play.

On: 25 th March 2020, 1:00 pm

Join us between 1.00pm and 3.00pm on the last Wednesday of the month.

On: 27 th March 2020, 3:30 pm

We meet between 3.30pm and 5.00pm on the last Friday of the month (31 January, 28 February, 27 March, 24 April)

Join us to enjoy a relaxing afternoon of creativity, whilst taking a closer look at the exhibitions in the galleries.

On: 31 st March 2020, 10:00 am

TUESDAY TALES

11.00am in the Border Galleries every other Tuesday

7 January, 21 January, 4 Febuary, 18 Febuary, 3 March, 17 March, 31 March  

Join us for some fantastic traditional storytelling or we’ll read one of our favourite books together.

On: 05 th April 2020, 10:00 am

Drop in between 10.00am and 11.00am, on the first Sunday of the month 2 Febuary, 1 March, 5 April

Want to explore the museum with your family in a more relaxed environment?

On: 07 th April 2020, 1:00 pm

Back by popular demand, Arthur Paynter will look at the health impact of the stresses and strains placed on school-age children both in school and at home. He will discuss the insights of Rudolph Steiner and Jiddu Krishnamurti, both of whom taught that the whole ‘soul’ needs to be nurtured rather

On: 07 th April 2020, 1:00 pm

Back by popular demand, Arthur Paynter will look at the health impact of the stresses and strains placed on school-age children both in school and at home.

On: 08 th April 2020, 10:00 am

Drop in between 10.00am – 11.30am or 1.00pm – 2.30pm

Our friendly and engaging toddler drop-in sessions are for children up to 5 years old. They have a relaxed atmosphere and always involve a range of activities, including crafts and sensory play.

On: 08 th April 2020, 6:30 pm

6.30pm – 8.00pm, Wednesday 12 February, 11 March & 8 April

On: 11 th April 2020, 10:00 am Until: 11 th April 2020, 4:00 pm

Learn how to identify common flowers by joining this practical workshop. Spend the morning indoors looking at specimens and the afternoon outside naming what you see (weather permitting).

On: 12 th April 2020, 1:30 pm

Join us between 1.30pm and 3.30pm on the second Sunday of the month 12 January, 9 February, 8 March, 12 April

 Come enjoy a relaxing afternoon of social crafting, whilst taking a closer look at unseen pieces from the Tullie costume collection.

On: 24 th April 2020, 3:30 pm

We meet between 3.30pm and 5.00pm on the last Friday of the month (31 January, 28 February, 27 March, 24 April)

Join us to enjoy a relaxing afternoon of creativity, whilst taking a closer look at the exhibitions in the galleries.

On: 28 th April 2020, 11:00 am

TUESDAY TALES

11.00am in the Border Galleries every other Tuesday

7 January, 21 January, 4 Febuary, 18 Febuary, 3 March, 17 March, 31 March  

Join us for some fantastic traditional storytelling or we’ll read one of our favourite books together.

On: 29 th April 2020, 10:30 am

Explore the museum’s fabulous collection of women’s fashion from underwear to complete outfits dating from the 19th and 20th centuries.

Two sessions are availabel at:

  • 10.30am - 11.30am
  • 11.45am - 12.35am

Tickets: £10 (students and Members: £7)

On: 29 th April 2020, 1:00 pm

Join us between 1.00pm and 3.00pm on the last Wednesday of the month.

On: 08 th May 2020, 10:00 am Until: 14 th June 2020, 5:00 pm

Details coming soon.

On: 27 th June 2020, 10:00 am Until: 27 th September 2020, 5:00 pm

Image: Construction of the Terracotta Army

On: 10 th October 2020, 10:00 am Until: 17 th January 2021, 5:00 pm

Image: Torso by Matthew Houston, photographed by Paul-Abbitt, courtesy of National Maritime Museum Cornwall