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
21
Wed
Friends of the Museum Talk – ‘Ivy Millicent James – Children’s Postcard Artist from W-s-M’ by Pat Hase @ Weston Museum
Feb 21 @ 14:00 – 15:30

The Friends of Weston Museum host regular talks on topics of local historical interest. February’s talk is on ‘Ivy Millicent James – Children’s Postcard Artist from W-s-M’ by Pat Hase. Talks are free to members of the Friends (details of how to join can be found on the Friends page), a small fee on the door applies to non-members.

Feb
22
Thu
British Sign Language Talk and Tour @ Weston Museum
Feb 22 @ 15:00 – 16:00

Weston Museum has recently reopened after a major refurbishment and aims to welcome all members of the wider community to enjoy its new galleries and wonderful building. The museum will be hosting a talk and tour giving an introduction to Weston’s History and to Weston Museum, led by fluent BSL tour leader John Wilson.
Thursday 22nd February 2018
3pm start in the museum Learning Space
Suggested donation of £5, which can be paid on the day

BSL tour advert

Mar
14
Wed
Friends of the Museum Talk – ‘Schooldays in a Village School at Stone Allerton’ by farmer Peter Tinney @ Weston Museum
Mar 14 @ 14:00 – 15:30

The Friends of Weston Museum host regular talks on topics of local historical interest. March’s talk is on ‘Schooldays in a Village School at Stone Allerton’ by farmer Peter Tinney. Talks are free to members of the Friends (details of how to join can be found on the Friends page), a small fee on the door applies to non-members.

Apr
11
Wed
Friends of the Museum Talk – ‘The Battle of Britain over the Mendip Hills’ by John Smith @ Weston Museum
Apr 11 @ 14:00 – 15:30

The Friends of Weston Museum host regular talks on topics of local historical interest. April’s talk is on ‘The Battle of Britain over the Mendip Hills’ by John Smith. Talks are free to members of the Friends (details of how to join can be found on the Friends page), a small fee on the door applies to non-members.

May
9
Wed
Friends Talk – ‘Castle House, Taunton’ by Chris Sidaway @ Weston Museum
May 9 @ 14:00 – 16:00

The Friends of Weston Museum host regular talks on topics of local historical interest. May’s talk is on ‘Castle House, Taunton’ by Chris Sidaway. 

Talks are free to members of the Friends (details of how to join can be found on the Friends page), a small fee on the door applies to non-members.

Jun
13
Wed
Friends Talk – ‘The Strawberry Line – Past, Present and Future’ by Lois Brenchley @ Weston Museum
Jun 13 @ 14:00 – 16:00

The Friends of Weston Museum host regular talks on topics of local historical interest. June’s talk is on ‘The Strawberry Line – Past, Present and Future’ by Lois Brenchley.

Talks are free to members of the Friends (details of how to join can be found on the Friends page), a small fee on the door applies to non-members.

Jun
23
Sat
Tea and Talk @ Weston Museum
Jun 23 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Tea and Talk @ Weston Museum | England | United Kingdom

“One Head Many Crowns” by Dr John Kirkhope examines the role of Queen Elizabeth II as Queen, Duke  of Lancaster, Head of the Commonwealth, Head of the Church of England, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

          Weston Museum’s monthly ‘Tea and Talk’ usually takes place on the 3rd Saturday of the month and features a wide variety of subjects and speakers from our wonderful band of volunteers. Enjoy a short talk followed by a drink and some cake, with the opportunity for an informal chat with the speaker.

There is no need to book ahead and the small charge of £3 includes tea or coffee as well as some of the delicious homemade cake, baked on site at the museum in Claras’s Cafe.

Future topics will be announced on our Facebook page (@westonmuseum)

Jul
14
Sat
Tea and Talk @ Weston Museum
Jul 14 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Tea and Talk @ Weston Museum | England | United Kingdom

“One Head Many Crowns” by Dr John Kirkhope examines the role of Queen Elizabeth II as Queen, Duke  of Lancaster, Head of the Commonwealth, Head of the Church of England, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

          Weston Museum’s monthly ‘Tea and Talk’ usually takes place on the 3rd Saturday of the month and features a wide variety of subjects and speakers from our wonderful band of volunteers. Enjoy a short talk followed by a drink and some cake, with the opportunity for an informal chat with the speaker.

There is no need to book ahead and the small charge of £3 includes tea or coffee as well as some of the delicious homemade cake, baked on site at the museum in Claras’s Cafe.

Future topics will be announced on our Facebook page (@westonmuseum)

Aug
18
Sat
Tea and Talk @ Weston Museum
Aug 18 @ 11:00 – 12:00
Tea and Talk @ Weston Museum | England | United Kingdom

“One Head Many Crowns” by Dr John Kirkhope examines the role of Queen Elizabeth II as Queen, Duke  of Lancaster, Head of the Commonwealth, Head of the Church of England, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

          Weston Museum’s monthly ‘Tea and Talk’ usually takes place on the 3rd Saturday of the month and features a wide variety of subjects and speakers from our wonderful band of volunteers. Enjoy a short talk followed by a drink and some cake, with the opportunity for an informal chat with the speaker.

There is no need to book ahead and the small charge of £3 includes tea or coffee as well as some of the delicious homemade cake, baked on site at the museum in Claras’s Cafe.

Future topics will be announced on our Facebook page (@westonmuseum)

Sep
12
Wed
Friends Talk – AGM followed by a talk by John Crockford-Hawley @ Weston Museum
Sep 12 @ 14:00 – 16:00

The Friends of Weston Museum host regular talks on topics of local historical interest. In September, the Friend’s will be holding their AGM, followed by a talk by John Crockford-Hawley

Talks are free to members of the Friends (details of how to join can be found on the Friends page), a small fee on the door applies to non-members.