Epic Egyptians

Epic Egyptians

Did you know….¬†Pyramids contained everything the King would need in the afterlife…..including a toilet! Join us for a fun filled day all about the Epic Egyptians! There will lots of activities suitable for all the family. More details coming soon. Tuesday 11th April 2017 10 am – 3 pm Free admission but donations welcome Children must be accompanied by an adult

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Thank You!

Thank You!

We would like to say a huge Thank you to everyone that came & enjoyed our Stone Age Rocks! Day on Tuesday 14th February. It was a big success & we hope you all enjoyed it as much as we did! We were very lucky to have James Dilley from Ancient Craft UK here giving demonstrations of flint knapping & fire starting as well as all the fascinating items he bought along for us to see. Our army of volunteers rose to the challenge once again,...

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Children’s Sticker Challenge

Children’s Sticker Challenge

We are running a new promotion for our younger visitors. The Sticker Challenge! All you have to do is collect 5 of our NEW Vale & Downland Museum stickers & receive a prize! Terms & Conditions Sticker Challenge runs from Monday 13th February to Saturday 11th March. Promotion is for up to age 13 years. There are 2 ways to collect stickers Complete one of our gallery quizzes (1 sticker per child per day) Buy a children’s Lunch...

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Signs of the Times Exhibition

Signs of the Times Exhibition

Take a look at Wantage History through our collection of signs & notices. In the upper Gallery from Friday 10th February to Saturday 22nd April. Open Monday to Saturday 9.30 am – 4 pm Free admission. One of our younger visitors, Mollie spent some time in the Museum on Thursday 16th February and kindly took some photos of the Signs of the Times Exhibition. Mollie said that the Uffington/Wantage sign was her favourite one on display...

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