What’s On

Details of all our exhibitions and events can be found in our Programme, which can be downloaded as a PDF or picked up in the museum, Saffron Walden Tourist Information Centre and various other local places. 

Current exhibition
Coming Soon: Life in the Ice Age
12 August 2017 – 14 January 2018

Find out about Life in the Ice Ages, in this exhibition by Saffron Walden Museum and the Travelling Natural History Museum. Learn about the ice ages: ice sheets, glaciers, and times of warmer weather. Meet a Stone Age man, and learn more about the creatures that lived in Essex during the last Ice Age glacation.

Featuring models of animals from over 10,000 years ago and fascinating fossils.

There will also see 3 days of events – go to the events page for more information.



Next event

Stone Age Day – Holiday Activities
Wednesday 16 August

Join our Stone Age man to find out what life was like thousands of years ago! He’ll be setting up camp in the museum grounds for a day of fun.

Drop in sessions, 11am – 1pm and 2-4pm. Usual admission fees apply. Children MUST bring an adult. 

Our summer events are part of the University of Cambridge’s Summer at the Museums, a packed programme of events taking place across Cambridgeshire and at Saffron Walden Museum. Find out more: www.museums.cam.ac.uk/summer

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