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Regimental Mascots: Bobbie the Dog
One day event: 13 Aug 2014
Bobbie the dog was a British regimental mascot, who survived the Battle of Maiwand and was presented to Queen Victoria. Make your own Bobbie to take away and find out more about him in our latest exhibition.
Archaeological Finds Surgery
One day event: 14 Aug 2014
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.
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: 16 Aug 2014
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
Bejewelled Saxon Sword
One day event: 19 Aug 2014
Take a look at the dramatic scramasax sword in our Reading at War exhibition and make your own complete with decorative blade in this family activity.
Ages 5+, Families
1-hour sessions starting at 10am, 11.15am, 1pm & 2...
Tales for Tots - Story-time for the under 5s
One day event: 20 Aug 2014
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
Tea and Talks at Two: We Will Remember
Reading Remembrance Trust founder Liz Tait will tell the hidden history of Reading’s First World War graves and memorials.
Part of our regular series of informal talks on Wednesday afternoons throughout the summer. Speakers will ...
One day event: 21 Aug 2014
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