Alfie Meets….

Alfie Meets….

Join Alfie Bear in the Museum to meet objects & people from Wantage, past & present. This is an under 5s session typically aimed at 3-5 year olds but all ages welcome. Monday 22nd May & Monday 26th June (more dates will be announced soon) 10.30 am – 11.15 am Spaces are limited so please book in advance Children must be accompanied by an adult A suggested donation of £2 per family

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Mixed Bag Exhibition

Mixed Bag Exhibition

An Exhibition of work by adult art students from Abingdon & Witney College, tutored by Tatiana Wise. Tuesday 2nd May – Friday 12th May Museum is open Monday – Saturday 9.30 am – 4 pm Free admission

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Epic Egyptians Day

Epic Egyptians Day

We had our Easter Half term activity day this week (11th) and what a fun day it was! Here are some photos from the day Our Learning & Access Officer, Melanie with a few of our visitors!               A couple of ‘Mummy’s‘ in the making!               Clay tablet making!         We even had a couple of VIP visitors! MP for...

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Wantage Summer Festival

Wantage Summer Festival

The hugely popular Wantage Summer Festival is back this year with more fascinating events happening all around the town. The Vale & Downland Museum are hosting a few events for the festival, all details are below           After the success of the first Harwell Through the lens talk, professional photographer Eric Jenkins will return to give his talk again in the Museum on Thursday 29th June, doors open a 7 pm for a...

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Wantage Lego Expo

Wantage Lego Expo

After the huge success of our 1 day Lego Expo last year we are very excited to tell you we will be hosting a TWO week Lego Expo this summer in collaborations with Wantage Pixel Club & Toy Planet Collectors. Starting on Saturday 22nd July & ending on Saturday 5th August, there will be plenty of time for everyone to enjoy the wonderful creations that will be on display. As with the last Lego Expo we will be asking for your creations to be...

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