What's On: August 2017


Saturday 1 July Three months

Event:Kitsch! An Exploration of Taste
Details: 1st July 30th September
Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm
Discover a world of kitsch as this exhibition examines the diversity of personal taste and why we are drawn to certain stylistic elements.
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992 582686

Saturday 1 July Two months

Event:Remembering the Regiment: The Centenary of the Battle of St Julien
Details: 1st July 2nd September
Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm
Commemorating the centenary of the Battle of St Julien, this small display details the enormous sacrifice and courage of the Hertfordshire Regiment.
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992 582686

Tuesday 22 August 3 days

Event:Summer Time at Hertford Museum - Extinct Explorers!
Details:
Tuesday 22nd Thursday 24th August, 10.30 3.30 pm (last entry 3pm), £1.50 per child.

Stick on those explorer hats and join us as we travel back in time to when dinosaurs roamed the earth. Get creative using pasta and paint; make a furry dinosaur mask and more!
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992582686

Friday 25 August 1 day only

Event:Dinosaur Detectives!
Details:
Friday 25th August, 2.30-4.00 pm, bookable in advance; £4.50 per child. Maximum 20 spaces, ages 7-11

Take part in your own sandy archaeological dig, and then make your own dinosaur poo! What will you discover?
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992582686

Saturday 26 August One Day

Event:Hertford Castle Open Air Cinema
Details: Sat 26th Aug
Tickets Priced at £7 per evening per person
Gates Open at 19:00 Film Starts at 20:30
Hertford Castle will host an Open Air Cinema screening of Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark with the Castle as its backdrop. Spectators can bring along picnic chairs, snacks and sit back to relax and enjoy the movie underneath the stars. Refreshments available. This spectacular evening sold out last year so tickets must be purchased in advance.
Tickets will be available from Hertford Town & Tourist Information Centre or by calling 01992 584322.

Venue:Hertford Castle Hertford
Contact:Melissa Reynolds
Tel:01992 552885

Sunday 27 August 1 day only

Event:Hidden Hertford Walks - A Wander along West Street
Details: Why not take a leisurely stroll to work up an appetite on a Sunday morning? All walks begin at 11am prompt. Booking is essential. £2 payable per person in advance.

A Wander along West Street led by Peter Ruffles on Sunday 27th August 2017
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992 582686

Sunday 27 August 1 day

Event:Musical Mystery Tour at Hertford Museum
Details:
Sunday 27th August
2pm-4pm
Join us for the best in live music from local bands in our beautiful garden and a licensed bar
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992 582686


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