Upcoming Events

 

Volunteers’ Tea Party
11 June

The museum could not operate without the dedication and commitment of our valued volunteers. 

We will be hosting a Volunteers’ Tea Party, at Saffron Walden Museum, on Monday 11 June, from 1:30 to 5:00pm, with special guest:  Dawn French, the Chief Executive at Uttlesford District Council, who will be coming to meet and thank Museum volunteers. 

If you would like to learn more about volunteering opportunities on the Welcome Desk at the Museum, do come along too; please let us know whether or not you will be able to join us, 01799 510333 or email the Museum.

Wallace’s Great Big Bake-Off
16 June

Take part in Wallace’s baking challenge – make a cake or other baking creation inspired by the museum’s collection or a historic recipe! 

Plus we’ll have craft activities in the museum. 

Email Charlotte for more information or call 01799 510644 

Magnificent Masks
15 August

Make magnificent animal masks, taking inspiration from our exhibition World Under Glass: Adventures in Taxidermy

£1.50 each (tickets in advance or on the day, cash only), ages 3+
10:30am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Usual admission fees to the museum apply. 

Email Charlotte for more information or call 01799 510644 

Mythical Beasts
22 August

Make a mash-up mythical beast, in craft activities inspired by our exhibition World Under Glass: Adventures in Taxidermy

£1.50 each (tickets in advance or on the day, cash only), ages 3+
10:30am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Usual admission fees to the museum apply. 

Email Charlotte for more information or call 01799 510644 

Paper Taxidermy
29 August

Learn about the taxidermy process and create your own paper taxidermy animal, in craft activities inspired by our exhibition World Under Glass: Adventures in Taxidermy. 

£1.50 each (tickets in advance or on the day, cash only), ages 3+
10:30am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Usual admission fees to the museum apply. 

Email Charlotte for more information or call 01799 510644 

 

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