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Thames Stories - art and archaeology
From: 04 Apr 2015 To: 04 Oct 2015
OPEN until 4 October. Our major new exhibition in the Sir John Madejski Art Gallery, Thames Stories draws objects from the Museum’s important art and archaeology collections to tell tales and answer questions about the River Thames.
Legacy of Valour - Indian Soldiers in the First World War
From: 02 Aug 2015 To: 13 Sep 2015
EXTENDED by popular demand until 13 September. Telling the story of the significant contribution made by Indian soldiers during the First World War, this community exhibition features rare historic photos and archives.
The result of a herit...
Walking with Dinosaurs
One day event: 01 Sep 2015
Enjoy making some silly dinosaur clawed feet and explore the Museum in the last week of the summer holidays.
Ages 5+, Families
1-hour sessions starting at 10am, 11.15am, 1pm & 2.15pm
£3, pay on the day, ...
Tales for Tots - Story-time for the under 5s
One day event: 02 Sep 2015
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
Reading Museum Gallery Tour
Join one of our trained volunteers for an introductory tour to the galleries. Our volunteers will offer a personal insight into the Museum’s collection.
Each tour guide offers a different tour and will pick out items that fascinate ...
One day event: 03 Sep 2015
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: 05 Sep 2015
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
One day event: 09 Sep 2015
Archaeological Finds Surgery
One day event: 10 Sep 2015
Bring in your local archaeological finds to be identified and recorded by East Berkshire Finds Liaison Officer David Williams. Find out more about the Portable Antiquities Scheme and how it is adding to our knowledge of the past.
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