Tickets: Adults: £7 Children (4-18): £3

Museum Events 2022

 

 

Family Easter Wildlife Trail

Family Easter Wildlife Trail

Ended - look out for this in 2023!

Enjoy a fun wildlife themed trail around the Museum with Easter prizes for all children.  Take a river trip (extra cost) and spot birds, water fowl and maybe an otter or two!

Boat and Fishing Jumble

Boat and Fishing Jumble

Ended - look out for this in 2023

Grab a bargain! £1 entry

Stalls: £12 standard table (8ft), £20 large table (16ft).

To reserve a stall, email info@museumofthebroads.org.uk or phone Museum (01692 581681 and leave message) to book in advance.  Payment will be required before the day.  Thank you.

Jubilee Celebration

Jubilee Celebration

Ended. A fabulous day in the sun!

Norfolk Day TBC

Norfolk Day TBC

Wednesday 27 July TBC

Free entry and discounted boat trips to celebrate Norfolk Day!

Steam and Sail Days

Steam and Sail Days

Thursdays 04 and 18 August

In partnership with the Wherry Yacht Charter Trust.

Travel back in time to the late Victorian and Edwardian eras! Set off from the Museum by steam to Barton Broad, take a sail in a wherry yacht and then return to the Museum by steam. Museum entry included in the price.

£30.  Booking in advance essential.  On this occasion, there are no child discounts and we are unable to accept dogs.

Find out more about wherries in our 2022 Exhibition, From Sails to Blades – How Wind Power Shaped the Broads!

Part of our Summer Holiday Thursday Activities.

 

 

Virtual Museum Craft Day

Virtual Museum Craft Day

Thursday 11 August

Artist, Jo Couldrey, will help our visitors to enjoy craft activities inspired by our Virtual Museum.  Come and get crafty!  Fun for all the Family.

Materials included with Museum entry.

Part of our Summer Holiday Thursday Activities.

Wherry Albion Open Day

Wherry Albion Open Day

Thursday 25 August

Come on board the Wherry Albion, moored at the Museum of the Broads. One of the last trading wherries, Albion has featured regularly on TV.

Discover how cargo was carried before railways and roads, see how the crew lived on board and meet her enthusiastic crew of volunteers.

Find out more in our 2022 Exhibition, From Sails to Blades – How Wind Power Shaped the Broads!

Part of our Summer Holiday Thursday Activities.

Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days

Sundays 11 and 18 September

Free entry.  We recommend tickets are booked in advance although some will be available on the day.

Explore the Museum for free and discover your local heritage.

Come aboard the Wherry Maud on Sunday 18 September, discover how trading wherries were the workhorses of the Broads and meet her enthusiastic volunteer crew.

Take a boat trip (cost) and enjoy our From Sails to Blades Exhibition.

For more information and to pre-book, see here.

Broadland Ghosts' Hallowe’en Trail

Broadland Ghosts' Hallowe’en Trail

October Half Term Thursday 20 to Sunday 30 October

Spooky family fun discovering some of the stories of Broadland’s ghosts.  Complete the trail and win a prize!  Take a boat trip (extra cost) and do something different this half term.