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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John Betjeman Bust

John Betjeman Bust

Poet Laureate Sir John Betjeman lived in Wantage for many years with his wife Penelope & their children. He is fondly remembered in the town & here at the Museum we are very lucky to have been chosen for the site of a new bust of Mr Betjeman. Sunday 28th August 2016 would have been John’s 110th birthday so to celebrate the event we had a grand unveiling of the bust with some very special guests, Martin Jennings the artist came to...

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