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Upcoming Talks

Come along to our upcoming talks. You can hear fascinating insights from our guest speakers including Professor Joann Fletcher, Gary Bankhead and Henrietta Hammant.

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23/01/2020

Talk: Frank Wild: Yorkshire to Antarctica – Henrietta Hammant

Frank Wild from Skelton-in-Cleveland holds the record for the most trips to the Antarctic made by any explorer during the Heroic Age of exploration at the start of the 20th...

Booking Required Price: £7
Small Finds By Gary Bankhead
05/02/2020

Wheels on the Bus Story & Rhymetime

Clap, bounce and wiggle your fingers and toes for Wheels on the Bus, Story & Rhymetime! Enjoy a 45 minute session of rhymes, songs and stories on the Mobile Library....

Small Finds By Gary Bankhead
08/02/2020

Blacksmithing Experience

**This event has now sold out. Look out for similar events taking place later in the year** During this hands on workshop you will learn about this historical craft from...

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Small Finds By Gary Bankhead
08/02/2020

Talk by Joann Fletcher: Women and Ancient Egypt

We're pleased to welcome Professor Joann Fletcher to Preston Park Museum for a fascinating talk on Egyptology. In her talk Professor Joann Fletcher will discuss the women who lived in...

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Small Finds By Gary Bankhead
09/02/2020

Northern Dales Farmers’ Market

The Northern Dales Farmers’ Markets (voted one of the finest farmers’ markets in the country by The Telegraph) and their outstanding local stallholders will be at the museum every 2nd Sunday...

Drop in | Price: Free
Small Finds By Gary Bankhead
09/02/2020

Relaxed Openings

We are running a series of quiet Sunday mornings which are aimed at supporting the needs of people with autism, sensory conditions and dementia. They are times when the museum...

Drop in | Price: Free with museum entry
Small Finds By Gary Bankhead
15/02/2020

Explorer School

This half term discover the skills needed to be a true adventurer. Led by the museum’s resident performing arts students, this fun interactive session is perfect for little explorers. Upstairs...

Drop in | Price: Normal museum admission applies
Small Finds By Gary Bankhead
15/02/2020

Big Park Pick

Your park needs YOU! Join our Park Rangers every third Saturday of the month for a litter picking session in the park followed by a cuppa back at base. We...

Small Finds By Gary Bankhead
16/02/2020

Get Crafty!

Come along to the museum and make something special to take home. Activities will be inspired by the Tees Valley’s greatest explorers and the exhibition To Boldly Go which you...

Drop in | Price: Included in the price of museum admission
Small Finds By Gary Bankhead