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.

Apr
20
Sat
Dino Dig Weekend @ Weston Museum
Apr 20 @ 11:00 – 16:00
Dino Dig Weekend @ Weston Museum

Channel your inner archaeologist this Easter! This holiday we shall be relaunching our ever popular Dino Dig.

Sessions at: 11:00, 13:00, 15:00

To book your place either pop into the museum or call: 01934 621028

Apr
21
Sun
Dino Dig Weekend @ Weston Museum
Apr 21 @ 11:00 – 16:00
Dino Dig Weekend @ Weston Museum

Channel your inner archaeologist this Easter! This holiday we shall be relaunching our ever popular Dino Dig.

Sessions at: 11:00, 13:00, 15:00

To book your place either pop into the museum or call: 01934 621028

Jul
20
Sat
Festival of British Archaeology @ Weston Museum
Jul 20 @ 10:30 – 16:30
Festival of British Archaeology @ Weston Museum

Showcase of local archaeology including: a local history fair, object identification and metal detected finds, Iron Age spinning and weaving by costumed demonstrators, join the Young Archaeologists’ ‘Rusty’ Club and drop in children’s activities. Find out about the ‘Know Your Place’ digital mapping project, led by museum volunteers and funded by a National Lottery Heritage fund, Sharing Heritage grant and Great Weston Heritage Action Zone in partnership with North Somerset Council.

Aug
14
Wed
Greedy Caterpillar @ Weston Museum
Aug 14 @ 10:00 – 17:00
Greedy Caterpillar @ Weston Museum

Children are invited to spend an hour thinking about minibeasts in their environments by doing the following activities:

Science
How do the caterpillars and minibeasts hide so well?
Using coloured leaves/hay etc and large plastic bugs demonstrate camouflage.

Dexterity – Fine motor
Relevant jigsaws

Craft/DT
Make a greedy caterpillar on a leaf
Green card
Pompoms
Googly eyes
Hole punches
Glue/glue guns

Target age: 5 and below

Aug
15
Thu
Birds of Prey @ Weston Museum
Aug 15 @ 11:00 – 13:00
Birds of Prey @ Weston Museum

Join us in the museum courtyard to view stunning birds of prey. Learn all about them from the staff at Secret World Wildlife Rescue.