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July 2017

The Great Gold Torc

July 27 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Vernon Cross Room, Ely Museum
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An evening lecture with Dr Neil Wilkin Curator of the bronze age collection at the British Museum. An exceptional example of a Middle Bronze Age four-flange twisted gold bar torc was discovered in East Cambridgeshire on the 26th September 2015. Weighing 732 grams, measuring 126.5 cm in length, it is one of the largest found in Britain, Ireland and the near Continent. This talk will set the East Cambridgeshire torc in its Bronze Age context, discussing its rarity, how it…

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August 2017
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Ancient Beasts Craft Morning

August 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Ely Museum,
The Old Gaol, Market Street
Ely, Cambridgeshire CB7 4LS United Kingdom
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Design your own ancient beast and learn more about these mythical creatures at this fun children’s craft session. Price: £3.00 per ticket Suitable for ages 5 – 11 years Advance booking required as places limited contact: In person at Ely Museum or contact 01353 666655, admin@elymuseum.org.uk Price: £3.00 per ticket Part of Summer at the Museums Click Here for more details.

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Make like an Egyptian Craft Morning

August 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Ely Museum,
The Old Gaol, Market Street
Ely, Cambridgeshire CB7 4LS United Kingdom
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From amulets to animals, mummies and masks, join us for fun Egyptian themed crafts. Price: £3.00 per ticket Suitable for ages 5 – 11 years Advance booking required as places limited contact: In person at Ely Museum or contact 01353 666655, admin@elymuseum.org.uk Price: £3.00 per ticket Part of Summer at the Museums Click Here for more details.

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Piers, Parasols & Punch and Judy Craft Morning

August 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Ely Museum,
The Old Gaol, Market Street
Ely, Cambridgeshire CB7 4LS United Kingdom
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If you do like to be beside the seaside, join us for Victorian themed fun.   Price: £3.00 per ticket Suitable for ages 5 – 11 years Advance booking required as places limited contact: In person at Ely Museum or contact 01353 666655, admin@elymuseum.org.uk Price: £3.00 per ticket Part of Summer at the Museums Click Here for more details.

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Eco Friendly Pets Craft Morning

August 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Ely Museum,
The Old Gaol, Market Street
Ely, Cambridgeshire CB7 4LS United Kingdom
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Learn ways to be eco-friendly with your pets with Reimagine Resource Centre at Ely Museum. Plus make a dog and dog house to take home. Price: £4.00 per ticket includes Goody Bag! Suitable for ages 5 – 11 years Advance booking required as places limited contact: In person at Ely Museum or contact 01353 666655, admin@elymuseum.org.uk Part of Summer at the Museums Click Here for more details.

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September 2017

Late Night Opening Part of Heritage open Days

September 8 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ely Museum,
The Old Gaol, Market Street
Ely, Cambridgeshire CB7 4LS United Kingdom
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Take this free opportunity to visit our bright, friendly local history museum. Displays include original prison cells, fossils to touch and Roman remains. Friday 8 September: 1700- 2000 Free Entry

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Free Guided Tour Part of Heritage Open Days

September 9 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Ely Museum,
The Old Gaol, Market Street
Ely, Cambridgeshire CB7 4LS United Kingdom
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Let our knowledgeable guide lead you around Ely Museum exploring the fascinating history of The Old Gaol. Discover fascinating local archaeology, learn about the Fenland landscape and spot Oliver Cromwell’s signature. Saturday 9 September: Tour 1100 Pre-booking required

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Ask the Archaeologist

September 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ely Museum,
The Old Gaol, Market Street
Ely, Cambridgeshire CB7 4LS United Kingdom

Due to unforeseen circumstances our Ask the Archaeologist event has been DELAYED to 2pm - 4pm we apologize for the inconvenience this may have caused. Ely Museum will be hosting the local finds liaison officer. Bring your finds along to be identified and recorded on a national database

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October 2017
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Sorcery and Spells Craft Morning

October 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Ely Museum,
The Old Gaol, Market Street
Ely, Cambridgeshire CB7 4LS United Kingdom
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Join Ely Museum for spooky crafts with a magic twist this October half term. Suitable for ages 5 – 11 years Advance booking required as places limited contact: In person at Ely Museum or contact 01353 666655, admin@elymuseum.org.uk

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November 2017

WW1 Family History Event

November 11 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Vernon Cross Room, Ely Museum
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Want to find out more about your family’s service in WW1? Then come along to Ely Museum & talk to our team of specialist WW1 military researchers! You can also bring along any WW1 medals, pictures, badges & items that you would like to learn more about! Free Event

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