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Just a reminder that Kingswood Heritage Museum will be open all this coming weekend 11.00am - 5.00pm with the Grotto open on the Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday (30th April and 1st May). Don't miss out [...]
Kingswood Heritage Museum is pleased to announce its 2017 talks season. From April onwards the Museum will be hosting a series of monthly talks about subjects of interest to local people. These will range from the [...]
Fifty years ago this April, a major part of the local business community closed its doors for the last time, after over a hundred years. That was the end of the Haskins Pottery, made in [...]
Kingswood Heritage Museum is gearing up for its new season, starting in April. Museum volunteer Peter Wakeman has created this video 'Current Work at the KHM': New subjects for this season include a feature on Haskins [...]
Regular visitors to the Museum will have seen the display concerning our nearby 'lost mansion', Barrs Court, of which nothing now remains but a medieval brick-lined moat. Back in the 1300s-1700s this was a great estate [...]
Accreditation is the UK standard for museums and galleries. It defines good practice and identifies agreed standards, so encouraging development. It is a baseline quality standard that helps guide museums to be the best they [...]
The new series of holiday learning sessions for chidren aged 7-11 starts on 4 August.
The subjects to be covered are:
4 August: Roman Britain
11 August: Mediaeval Britain
18 August: the Victorian era
25 August: World War I
The sessions commence at about 10.00am, and there is a fee of £3, including refreshments.
Get an enrolment form from the Museum!