Havering Museum

Excellent Essex – 5th October

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05/10/2019 13:00 - 14:30
Havering Museum
Phone:01708 766571
Address: 19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

 Gillian Darley takes us on a vivid, personal tour, from the seaside piers to the empty marshes and the New Town tower blocks, revealing a landscape and a story like no other.

Tickets £5 each …..must be booked in advance

marketing@haveringmuseum.org.uk

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    A display of pottery made by the group who are based at Fairkytes Art Centre.

  • 20/09/2019 11:00 - 20/09/2019 17:00

    Goodbye Brewery is a mini exhibition of brewery memorabilia, pictures, an ID card, etc. Also, two work jacket’s one has the Romford Brewery logo on the front.

  • 21/09/2019 11:00 - 21/09/2019 17:00

    The Annual Havering Museum Photo Group Exhibition is one of the highlights of the Museum year.

     Formed in 2012 from a small group of photographers, the group has grown to over 30 regular attendees.

    This year’s exhibition features 48 prints and 140 images on our screen from our photographers.

    The diversity of subject matter illustrates the widespread interests of the group. This year subjects include landscapes, natural history, portraiture, and architecture.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 21/09/2019 11:00 - 21/09/2019 17:00

    Havering Museum is pleased to be taking part again in the Open House London event.

    The Havering Museum is cultural centre in part of the old Romford Brewery building near to the historic market place. Permanent and temporary exhibition displays tell the story of the London Borough of Havering from Bronze Age to present day.

    Please note that the Museum is only open on Saturday 21st September

    Open from 11:00 till 17:00, last entry 16:00

  • 27/09/2019 11:00 - 27/09/2019 15:00

    If you're interested in volunteering at the Museum, why not come along to our monthly Recruitment Open House Day.

    Bring along your CV and meet one of our Volunteer Managers.

    Look around the Museum and chat to our friendly Friday Team.

    Please note that potential volunteers must be 16 or over.

    We can accommodate long & short term placements.

    For further details email: volunteermanager@haveringmuseum.org.uk

  • 28/09/2019 13:30 - 28/09/2019 15:30

    Janet Brewer of Essex Egyptology Group shares the story of the boy King, deduced from the contents of his tomb.

    Tickets £5 each.

    Advance booking required.

     

  • 02/10/2019 13:30 - 02/10/2019 15:30

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    Tickets £5 each.

    Advance booking required.

    Admission includes entry to the Museum, refreshments and materials. Workshops take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm.

     

  • 09/10/2019 11:00 - 09/10/2019 17:00
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  • 10/10/2019 19:00 - 10/10/2019 20:30

    A spooky talk about spirits that roam royal palaces and great houses, including Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, Windsor Castle, Hampton Court etc.

    Tickets £5 each.

    Advance booking required.

     

  • 12/10/2019 13:00 - 12/10/2019 14:30

    Fred Feathers shares the remarkable stories of Police Officers who have given their lives while on duty.

    Tickets £5 each …..must be booked in advance

    marketing@haveringmuseum.org.uk

  • 25/10/2019 11:00 - 25/10/2019 12:30

     A ’spooky’ Halloween event where you can have a great time having your face painted, make witch puppets, spooky jewellery and other craft.

    Come dressed up and the best costume will win a prize. 

    Lot of other fun activities included. 

    £3.00 per child per session, adults free.....Booking essential

    marketing@haveringmuseum.org.uk

  • 25/10/2019 13:30 - 25/10/2019 15:00

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    Come dressed up and the best costume will win a prize.

    Lot of other fun activities included.

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    marketing@haveringmuseum.org.uk

  • 26/10/2019 13:30 - 26/10/2019 15:00

    Dr Ian Browne explores the story of Marie de Medici's Lady-in-Waiting, who conned the French aristocracy with claims of magical powers and controlled government policy, before meeting a horrific end.

    Tickets £5 each.

    Advance booking required.

  • 06/11/2019 13:30 - 06/11/2019 15:30

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    Tickets £5 each.

    Advance booking required.

    Admission includes entry to the Museum, refreshments and materials. Workshops take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm.

     

  • 13/11/2019 11:00 - 13/11/2019 17:00
    No additional details for this event.
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    These are fun, informal and friendly and assume no previous knowledge. Attendees are encouraged to engage with a variety of artists within the designated topic and build up their repertoire in appraising art.

    Tickets £5 each.

    Advance booking required.

    Admission includes entry to the Museum, refreshments and materials. Workshops take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm.