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Reading Museum Gallery Tour
One day event: 29 Jul 2015
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: 30 Jul 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: 01 Aug 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
Legacy of Valour - Indian Soldiers in the First World War
From: 02 Aug 2015 To: 31 Aug 2015
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 heritage project undertaken by the local Punjabi communit...
The Stinking Tudors: Tussie Mussies
One day event: 04 Aug 2015
Make a small bouquet of herbs and flowers (a Tussie Mussie) to hide any horrible Tudor smells! Then find out how the Tudors dressed in all their finery and take a picture next our fabulous portrait of Elizabeth I.
Ages 5+, Families
Tea and Talk at Two: Thames Stories Art
Walk and talk: Look at the Thames Stories exhibition with curator Elaine Blake and see how the river has inspired artists. After the talk enjoy a cream tea in our Palmers café (pick up your voucher when paying).
Adults and old...
Tales for Tots - Story-time for the under 5s
One day event: 05 Aug 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
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