What’s On

 

 

Each year Weston Museum plays host to a number of events which provide opportunities for both enthusiasts and families to enjoy a great day out.

 

Feb
16
Sun
Boogie Beat Music & Movement Class @ Weston Museum
Feb 16 @ 11:00 – 11:45
Boogie Beat Music & Movement Class @ Weston Museum

Boogie Beat music and movement sessions are based on traditional fairy tales with a lively and active dance twist! Suitable from birth – 6 years.

Dance and Music is such a natural way at this age to learn rather than books and words

Feb
17
Mon
History Week – Roman Invasion! @ Weston Museum
Feb 17 @ 10:00 – 16:00
History Week - Roman Invasion! @ Weston Museum

Take on the task of a Roman soldier and march along with our Roman reenactors from the Ermine Street Guard.

Free activity in the covered courtyard.

Feb
18
Tue
History Week – Medieval Mayhem Workshops! @ Weston Museum
Feb 18 @ 10:30 – 13:00
History Week - Medieval Mayhem Workshops! @ Weston Museum

Join us for some Medieval Mayhem making masks, models and magic!

Workshop activities, pre-booking recommended.
£5 per person. Session times – 10:30-11:30, 12:00-13:00

These workshops are most suitable for children of school age and their grown-ups, but are accessible to all ages and abilities with adult support. Accompanying adults do not need to purchase a separate ticket.

To book a space, just click on the Ticketsource link above or pop in to the museum

Feb
19
Wed
History Week – Dino Challenge Workshops! @ Weston Museum
Feb 19 @ 10:30 – 13:00
History Week - Dino Challenge Workshops! @ Weston Museum

Dinosaurs didn’t face challenges, did they? Design, dig up and do other dinosaur related activities.

Pre-school workshop activities for children of 5 and under, pre-booking recommended.
£5 per person. Session times – 10:30-11:30, 12:00-13:00

These workshops are most suitable for children of pre-school age and their grown-ups, but are accessible to all ages and abilities with adult support. Accompanying adults do not need to purchase a separate ticket.

To book a space, just click on the Ticketsource link above or pop in to the museum

Feb
20
Thu
History Week – Viking Explorers Workshops! @ Weston Museum
Feb 20 @ 10:30 – 13:00
History Week - Viking Explorers Workshops! @ Weston Museum

See beyond the warrior to become the explorer. Craft shields, runic jewellery and mini longboats to navigate new lands.

Workshop activities, pre-booking recommended.
£5 per person. Session times – 10:30-11:30, 12:00-13:00

These workshops are most suitable for children of school age and their grown-ups, but are accessible to all ages and abilities with adult support. Accompanying adults do not need to purchase a separate ticket.

To book a space, just click on the Ticketsource link above or pop in to the museum

Feb
21
Fri
History Week – The World Wars @ Weston Museum
Feb 21 @ 10:00 – 16:00
History Week - The World Wars @ Weston Museum

Imagine life during World War One and Two with our brilliant reenactors. See and handle authentic items from the home front and battle.

Free activity in the covered courtyard.

Mar
8
Sun
Spring Craft Fair @ Weston Museum
Mar 8 @ 10:00 – 16:00
Spring Craft Fair @ Weston Museum
Looking for the perfect gift for Easter or Mother’s Day? Join us for the Spring Craft Fair and explore our Learning Space and Courtyard to find perfect springtime gifts.
 
Attending Stallholders:
 
* Children’s Clothes, Jewellery and Wooden Learning Toys
* Ali Day
* Alice Rosen Prints
* Dragonfly Jewellery and Glass
* The Crafternoon Co.
* Vintage Tea Cups
* Gayle’s Glass
* Joanna Briar Prints
* That’s Sew by Jo
* Somerset Natural Soaps and Candles
* Re-Usable Products
* Bamboo Bandit Portraits
* Handcrafted Items (raising money for the Sea Cadets)
* Handmade Fabric Items
* maryfaitfelt (Instagram)
* Children’s Accessories
* Ceramics
* Liddy Bs (raising money for Bristol Children’s Hospital)
* Artwork
* NYR Organic
* Volunteer Tombola (raising money for Phase 2 of Museum redevelopment)
Mar
23
Mon
Online Coffee Morning – Facebook Live
Mar 23 @ 11:00 – 12:00

Join us on Facebook Live for an online coffee morning!

Make yourself a cuppa and join us from the comfort of your sofa for our first online coffee morning.

We’ll be going live on Facebook to answer your questions and update you on what we’ve got planned to keep the museum active in the community of Weston-super-Mare.

Just head to our Facebook page here at 11am and we’ll see what happens!

 

May
24
Sun
Richard Lennox Online Concert @ Online
May 24 @ 18:00
Richard Lennox Online Concert @ Online

Emerging classical and crossover musician Richard Lennox will be performing an online concert.

To view follow the link below:

https://www.ents24.com/uk/tour-dates/richard-lennox?utm_content=view-on-ents24&referer=touralert&utm_medium=email&utm_source=touralert&utm_campaign=alerts

Don’t forget we shall also be hosting Richard at the museum later in the year.

Oct
24
Sat
Lego Technic Workshops @ Weston Museum
Oct 24 @ 10:30 – 15:00
Lego Technic Workshops @ Weston Museum

Take your Lego building to the next level with our Lego Technic workshops, in collaboration with the team from Gincandescence.
Test out your engineering skills and create moving mechanisms with gears and pulleys.

Session times – 10:30-11:30, 12:15-1:15, 2:00-3:00
These sessions are best suited to children aged 8 years and up.

Pre-booking recommended, tickets cost £7 and will be available for purchase once the museum reopens following current government advice during the isolation period. Accompanying adults do not need to purchase a separate ticket