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Regular Events

Drop-in during open hours.
Family Trails
Help yourself to family friendly trails in the Entrance Gallery.
Ages 5+.

Every Saturday, 12.30pm and 1.15pm.
Every Thursday, 2.30pm and 3.15pm.
Museum Highlights
Join our team of exceptional volunteer guides to find out more about the stories behind the objects and history of our very special building.



01 July 2017 12:00 - 01 July 2017 17:00
More information »">Alice's Puzzles
Family-Friendly Drop In
Alice in Wonderland Trail 12-5pm
Find out more about Charles Dodgson and the story of Alice in Wonderland through our wonderful collection of objects.

Storytelling 2-2.30pm
Join Storyteller Lucy Walters to explore the games and riddles Alice encounters on her fabulous journey through Wonderland.

11 July 2017 18:00 - 11 July 2017 19:00
More information »">Galaxies and Black Holes
Professor Roger Davies (Physics, University of Oxford) will tell the story behind the surprising discovery that black holes play a crucial part in making galaxies.
Please book your free ticket through Eventbrite. The doors to the Museum will open at 5.45pm. Please arrive in plenty of time and ensure you have taken your seat by 5.55pm. This will allow us to release any unclaimed seats after this time to those waiting.
Late arrivals cannot be guaranteed entry.


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