We Need Your Help!

We Need Your Help!

We are currently looking to get new items for our gift shop and we would love to know what sort of items our visitors would like to see in stock in our gift shop. There are a few ways to let us know your ideas; Email us at vdmtourism@gmail.com Call us on 01235 771447 Send us a Facebook message/comment Send us a tweet on...

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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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A note from the Friends of the Museum

A note from the Friends of the Museum

A Possible Crisis for FVDM Three years ago, it seemed that FVDM would not be able to continue because of a lack of committee members. The constitution states that the term of office is three years with the possibility of standing for one more term. In order that FVDM should continue, five of the current committee joined and so have reached the end of their term of office. Some are willing to stand again but some are not. The committee is already...

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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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A young visitors feedback

A young visitors feedback

Today (Thurs 5th Jan) we had a very special visitor in the Museum, Adam who is 9 years old came to work with our Curator so he could see what it is like to be a curator for a day! While he was here we let him loose in the Museum to explore and he has very kindly made a fabulous poster of all his favorite bits in the Museum, we loved it so much we wanted to share it with...

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