Events and activities at the Museum 

2020: 30th anniversary of the Museum opening to the public

Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak our events and activities will be transferred on-line as much as possible.

Check the Museum's Facebook page, Twitter feed and the relevant pages on this website for updated content. We hope to resume the events programme in the Museum as soon as possible.

Saturday 4th April: Slow Art Day - ON-LINE

Your opportunity to slow down and meet some of the objects in the museum collections. Check out the Museum's Facebook page and Twitter feed throughout the day to discover some of the lesser known stars. Have a go at writing a short piece of prose or a poem inspired by one of the objects.

Saturday 11th April - Sunday 31st May - ON-LINE

A Cabinet of Curiosities: The weird and wonderful in the Museum's collections 

A virtual tour around some of the stranger objects that can be found in the Museum's reserve collections. 

Saturday 18th July - Monday 31st August

Treasures of the Senhouse Roman Museum

The idea of a treasure means different things to different people. This exhibition spotlights objects that are special for someone. Anyone can nominate their favourite object for this exhibition. Images of a selection of objects will be posted on the Museum's Facebook page, Twitter feed and on the Gallery page of this website from 1st June onwards. Download the form to nominate an object.

Spotlight exhibition nomination form.pdf

Saturday 24th October - Sunday 20th December

Out and About with Percy Kelly

An exhibition of sketches by local artist Percy Kelly from the Museum's reserve collections

Events may be subject to change