The Great Quiz Night

The Great Quiz Night

On Tuesday 27th March we hosted a fundraising Quiz Night in the Museum. The evening was a big success with a huge turnout with much needed money being raised to help us with the upkeep of the Museum. We would like to say a very big THANK YOU to everyone who came to support the Museum, we hope you all enjoyed the evening as much as we did!   We would like to also say thank you to the wonderful volunteers who worked very hard to put...

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Museum Well

Museum Well

The Museums Well that is situated in the Cafe has been given a makeover! With some lovely new clear perspex and new lighting you can now see all the way to the bottom! Make sure you check it out next time you visit the Museum

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Drawing Mania

Drawing Mania

Good News! Drawing Mania is now a regular feature in the Museums events calendar! Join us every first Saturday of the month and we’ll provide you with all the materials and guidance you need to draw something in the galleries. Adults & children welcome, children must be accompanied by an adult. All materials provided. Free to attend but donations welcome. Saturday 3rd February, 3rd March* & 7th April, 10.30am – 11.30am *Due...

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Alfie Meets..

Alfie Meets..

New Alfie Meets sessions for 2018 start on Monday February 26th 10.30am – 11.15am. Other dates 26th March, 30th April, 21st May, & 25th June. Join Alfie Bear as he meets different objects & people from Wantage past and present. This is an under 5’s session, primarily aimed at ages 3-5 but all ages are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited so please book in advance.

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Art Courses at the Museum

Art Courses at the Museum

Local artist Vicky Vergou will once again starting a new round of art classes in the Museum. All of Vicky’s courses have proved very popular in the past and we are so pleased they will be continuing in 2018! There will be four courses in total two drawing courses & two watercolour courses. All details are below. Drawing Course 1 – Composition, line, shape, form and tone inspired by the great masters of drawing. Landscape...

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