What's On: September 2021

Tuesday 18 May 4 months

Event:Here Come the Brides!
Details: 18th May - 5th September 2021
Be inspired by some of the beautiful wedding gowns in our collections as we explore the cult of the bride and discover why we all love a wedding
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:01992 582686

Saturday 21 August For two weeks

Event:Children’s Summer Trail
Details: Children and families can participate in a Town Centre trail during summer holidays.

The trail is aimed at children to enjoy with their families and friends, and runs from Saturday 21st August until Saturday 4th September.

To take part in the trail, families should visit Hertford Town and Tourist Information Centre, in The Wash opposite Hertford Theatre, to pick up a trail map or download one from GoHertford/events.

Children will need to match the shop with the creature hiding in the window which has been created by members of the Secret Society of Hertford Crafters in a minimum of 15 of the 20 businesses taking part around the town.

Once they have completed the trail, they will need to return the form to the Town and Tourist Information Centre into the red letter box (in the shop) for a chance to win a prize.

Dates could change, please check gohertford.co.uk/events closer to the date.
Venue:Hertford Town Centre
Contact:Hertford Town Council

Wednesday 1 September Ongoing

Event:Hertford Museum needs YOUR help with our exciting Autumn exhibition - DISSENT: Stories of Activism in Hertford
Details: We will be looking at Hertford's history of activism, remembering campaigns such as Save Sele School and the East Herts Anti Poll Tax Union.
We are looking for people willing to share memories, images and memorabilia of Hertford protests and campaigns, from the CND to Bengeo Quarry, global or local. If you campaigned in Hertford, we would love to hear from your! Contact the museum at enquiries@hertfordmuseum.org.uk or 01992 582686
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:01992 582686

Sunday 12 September 12pm – 4pm

Event:Hertford Castle Heritage Day
Details: The Heritage Day is back at Hertford Castle after a virtual 2020!

In conjunction with the National Heritage Weekend programme, the lawn will host medieval encampments, bouncy castles, historical information stalls and birds of prey.

You will have the opportunity to be a real-life Viking wielding the bow and arrow at the Archery Workshop.

The performance arena will return with a programme thatll have you at the edge of your seat; hosting Viking battles, re-enactments, storytelling, and falconry displays!

Dont forget to head inside the Castle to explore the original parts of the building, including the robing room, and then head down to the basement to check out the themed rooms.
This event is free of charge, but donations are welcome, raising money for the Mayor of Hertfords Charity.

For more information visit www.hertford.gov.uk/events
Venue:Hertford Castle, The Castle, Hertford, Hertfordshire, SG141HR
Contact:Hertford Town Council
Tel:01992 552 885

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