What's On: August 2019


Saturday 13 July 4 months

Event:The Chief, The Missionary, His Wife & Her Brother
Details: 13th July - 2nd November 2019

Discover the amazing father of our museum founders and their fascinating lives amongst the Ainu, the indigenous people of Hokkaido, North Japan.

Illustrated by fantastic Japanese items from our collections as well as examples of Ainu culture loaned by the British Museum.

Its Free! Donations welcome!

Open Tues - Sat 10am - 5pm
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:1992582686

Tuesday 30 July 3 days

Event:Summer at Hertford Museum - Week 1: Seashore and Sushi
Details: Tues 30th July - Thurs 1st August, 10.30-3.30pm (last entry 3pm).
Drop in and take part in quality arts & crafts inspired by the Japanese collections in our exciting new exhibition. Paint wax resist waves and ripples, seahorses and starfish. Model your own chopstick rest from clay and make a plate of fake sushi to take away!

Sessions £3 per child. *Free places available for children of low-income families
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:1992582686

Saturday 3 August 1 day only

Event:Stay and Play at Hertford Museum
Details: Saturday 3rd August 10am - 4.30pm
Drop in and play with some traditional toys and get hands on with a family craft activity.
Its Free! Donations welcome!
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:1992582686

Saturday 3 August 1 day only

Event:Stay and Play at Hertford Museum
Details: Saturday 3rd August 10am - 4.30pm
Drop in and play with some traditional toys and get hands on with a family craft activity.
Its Free! Donations welcome!
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:1992582686

Tuesday 6 August 3 days

Event:Summer at Hertford Museum - Week 2: Robotic Futures
Details: Tues 6th August - Thurs 8th August, 10.30-3.30pm (last entry 3pm).

Drop in and take part in quality arts & crafts inspired by the Japanese collections in our exciting new exhibition. Be inspired by Japanese technology and learn about piperoid robot models. Create your own papercraft robot or build a pet robot on wheels! Design a model remote control or make your own robot mask.

Sessions £3 per child. *Free places available for children of low-income families
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:1992582686

Saturday 10 August 1 day only

Event:Robotic Futures: Autism Friendly Craft Session for Families
Details: Sat 10th August 2-4pm NEW Autism Friendly Session. Booking essential www.ticketsource.co.uk
Be inspired by Japanese technology and learn about piperoid robot models. Create your own papercraft robot or build a pet robot on wheels! Design a model remote control or make your own robot mask.

Sessions £3 per child. *Free places available for children of low-income families
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:1992582686

Tuesday 13 August

Event:Summer at Hertford Museum - Week 3: Kites, Kimonos and Kokeshi Dolls
Details: Tues 13th August - Thurs 15th August, 10.30-3.30pm (last entry 3pm).
Drop in and take part in quality arts & crafts inspired by the Japanese collections in our exciting new exhibition. Make a wonderful Japanese carp windsock and print patterns to design a kimono. Paint your own Kokeshi doll to take home.
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:1992582686

Tuesday 20 August 3 days

Event:Summer at Hertford Museum - Week 4: Seasons - Blossoms and Leaves
Details: Tues 20th August - Thurs 22rd August, 10.30-3.30pm (last entry 3pm).
Drop in and take part in quality arts & crafts inspired by the Japanese collections in our exciting new exhibition. Be inspired by the Japanese seasons. Create a beautiful cherry blossom collage, make a summer fan and model an autumnal maple leaf from clay.
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:1992582686

Sunday 25 August 1 day only

Event:Musical Mystery Tour at Hertford Museum
Details:
Sunday 25th August 2-4pm
Drop in for the best in live music and a licensed bar!
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:1992582686

Tuesday 27 August 3 days

Event:Summer at Hertford Museum - Week 5: Samurai Warriors
Details: Tues 27th August - Thurs 29th August, 10.30-3.30pm (last entry 3pm).
Drop in and take part in quality arts & crafts inspired by the Japanese collections in our exciting new exhibition. Learn about amazing Samurai warriors from Japan. Make a model helmet, a moving split pin warrior and a dramatic silhouette collage.

Sessions £3 per child. *Free places available for children of low-income families
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:01992 582686

Saturday 31 August 1 day only

Event:Samurai Warriors: Autism Friendly Craft Activity for Families
Details: Sat 31st August 2-4pm NEW Autism Friendly Session. Booking essential www.ticketsource.co.uk
Learn about amazing Samurai warriors from Japan. Make a model helmet, a moving split pin warrior and a dramatic silhouette collage.

Sessions £3 per child. *Free places available for children of low-income families
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:1992582686


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