November 2019

Exhibition: Rogues & Vagabonds

17 June 2019 - 1 December 2019

Vagrants, tramps, rogues and vagabonds, beggars: the 'houseless poor' have regularly been the target of government legislation and police attention.  Ripon Museum's current exhibition explores vagrancy during the Victorian period within the workhouse, prison and court systems, and examines the realities of homelessness today. Visit all three museums and look out for the logo to trace the…

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Family Activities October Half-term

28 October 2019 - 1 November 2019

Join us for some hands-on family activities during All Hallow's Eve week at Ripon Workhouse Museum. Daily activities run from Monday 28th October - Friday 1st November from 12 noon to 3pm. Baking Soul Cakes (last bake 2.30pm) Ripon Witch Trail Creepy Crafts Monster Ball Party (click for details) Halloween Ghost Walk (click for details) Family activities are included in…

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JOHN KIRKPATRICK - THIS SHOW NOW SOLD OUT The Solo Christmas Show  SOLD OUT “CAROLLING & CRUMPETS”   Come along to the hugely popular John Kirkpatrick's concert which presents a revised programme of songs and tunes that reflects his new CD release of seasonal material, Carolling & Crumpets. Magical songs of wassailing, wren-hunting, stirring the…

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