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On Track: Reading’s Railways, Past, Present and Future
From: 21 May 2016 To: 14 Jan 2017
Jump on board for this incredible journey through an extraordinary story, told with stunning imagery and must-see exhibits. The railway has been at the heart of Reading life since 1840 when the first passenger train left for London, pulled by a st...
Turbine House Exhibitions Summer 2016
From: 17 Sep 2016 To: 01 Oct 2016
This summer the Turbine House at Riverside Museum hosts an exhibition by Artikinesis, a group who make art inspired by places and by nature - see their website for more details about the artists and their work (link at bottom of page).
Tales for Tots - Story-time for the under 5s
One day event: 28 Sep 2016
Enjoy a story using objects from our collection. Every Wednesday in the Green Space or Window Gallery.
10.30am - 11.30am, on Wednesdays
Free, just drop in
One day event: 29 Sep 2016
Visitors can discover more about the collections, or ask for help in identifying interesting objects (NB no valuations can be given). Every Thursday, in the Box Room.
12.00pm - 4.00pm, on Thursdays
Bayeux Tapestry Tour
One day event: 01 Oct 2016
Enjoy a guided tour of the famous full-size facsimile Tapestry – no need to book. Every Saturday in the Bayeux Gallery.
2.15pm - 3pm, on Saturdays
Suggested donation £2, drop in
Reading Museum Gallery Tour
Join one of our trained volunteers for an introductory tour to the galleries.
Our volunteers begin the tour with an update on the Abbey Quarter project; find out about the exciting plans to transform Reading’s Abbey precinct into a u...
Community Display - Our Journey So Far: Barbados 50th Anniversary of Independence
From: 04 Oct 2016 To: 03 Dec 2016
With generous support from the Heritage Lottery Fund, Reading’s Barbados and Friends Association have curated this display which represents a community-wide programme of research into the life and times of Reading’s Barbadian Community...
One day event: 05 Oct 2016
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