Upcoming Events

February Half Term

17 February 2015 - 19 February 2015

Three days of Live It! with our volunteers in costume demonstrating Victorian crafts and chores at the Workhouse Museum. Fun for all the family.

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Workhouse Connections

27 February 2015 - 28 February 2015

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1 in 10 people have an ancestor who was in a workhouse. Are you one of them? Whether you already know you have a workhouse connection or are just starting on your family history journey then this event can help you explore your relative's experience. Over two days you will hear from experts in both family research and workhouse history, explore…

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Easter Holidays

31 March 2015 - 8 April 2015
Tuesday 31 March & Wednesday 1 April and Tuesday 7 April & Wednesday 8 April

Four days of Live It! with our volunteers in costume demonstrating Victorian crafts and chores at the Workhouse Museum. Fun for all the family.

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Death, Disease and Curious Customs

2 April 2015 - 9 April 2015
Thursday 2 April and Thursday 9 April

A family workshop with craft led activities looking at death/disease for the poor in Victorian times inspired by our new funeral bier. Grisly fun for all the family.

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May Half Term

26 May 2015 - 28 May 2015

Three days of Live It! with our volunteers in costume demonstrating Victorian crafts and chores at the Workhouse Museum. Fun for all the family.

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Come and join our volunteers dressed in their Sunday best and try your hand at traditional Victorian garden party games at the Workhouse.

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Summer Holidays

4 August 2015 - 27 August 2015
Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday throughout August.

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A programme of family themed object handling around old toys and collectibles. Live It! days, and toys workshops inspired by the Police toys exhibition.

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October Half Term

27 October 2015 - 29 October 2015

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Come and join us for a Live It! day, a craft workshop day and one day with a Victorian Lantern Show. Fun for all the family.

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Ripon Christmas Lights Day

21 November 2015

To celebrate the Christmas Lights switch on in Ripon Market Place we are opening all our musuems for FREE for the day

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Costumed volunteers, Victorian Christmas crafts and pop up café selling seasonal homemade fare.

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