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Christmas Light Festival 2016

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Magic Tales

Friday 25 November 2016, 6-9pm.

Before we open: 
5.45pm  –  On the Museum’s external steps see Joined up Singing give a sneak preview of the choral music they will be performing later in the evening.

 

Doors open at 6.00pm. 

Arctic Discoveries
Discover the Victorian magic lantern in the Basement Gallery and create your own lantern slide to take home.
Drop-in all evening.

Watch a dramatic performance about icy discoveries and using magic lanterns by Mirror Mirror Education.
6.30 – Basement Gallery
8.00 – Basement Gallery

 

Northern Lights
Watch Bjørn Jørgensen’s stunning film of the Aurora Borealis running continuously in the Top Gallery.

 

Magic Music
Community choir Joined up Singing return to the Museum for a programme of songs on the theme of winter tales.
7.00 – Stairwell

Chill out in the Entrance Gallery with wintery music.

 

Magic Talks
No more than 10 minutes needed for instant enlightenment by our curators.
6.15 – Entrance Gallery
6.45 – Special Exhibitions Gallery
7.30 – Top Gallery
7.45 – Special Exhibitions Gallery
8.15 – Top Gallery
8.30 – Entrance Gallery

 

Saturday 26 November 2016, 1-4pm

Arctic Discoveries
Discover the Victorian magic lantern in the Basement Gallery and create your own lantern slide to take home.