Forthcoming Events

You can view our events on a calendar or as an agenda here…

Dec
12
Wed
VIP’s Christmas Raffle
Dec 12 @ 1:43 pm – 2:43 pm

VIP’s Christmas Raffle

Feb
7
Thu
True’s Talks- The Port of King’s Lynn 1869-2019 @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Feb 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
True's Talks- The Port of King’s Lynn 1869-2019 @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum

Dr Paul Richards- The Port of King’s Lynn 1869-2019

This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available at the Museum from Tuesday 8th January. To book call 01553770479 or email info@truesyard.co.uk

Feb
14
Thu
True’s Talks- The History, Geography and Religion of Northern Ethiopia @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Feb 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
True's Talks- The History, Geography and Religion of Northern Ethiopia @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum

Jef Hoyle- The History, Geography and Religion of Northern Ethiopia

This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available at the Museum from Tuesday 8th January. To book call 01553770479 or email info@truesyard.co.uk

Feb
21
Thu
True’s Talks- The Black Forest Clockmakers in Lynn & The Horrible Murder of Lorenz Beha @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
True's Talks- The Black Forest Clockmakers in Lynn & The Horrible Murder of Lorenz Beha @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum

Father Peter Rollings- The Black Forest Clockmakers in Lynn & The Horrible Murder of Lorenz Beha

This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available at the Museum from Tuesday 8th January. To book call 01553770479 or email info@truesyard.co.uk

Feb
28
Thu
True’s Talks- Water management in the Fens before windmills were introduced @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
True's Talks- Water management in the Fens before windmills were introduced @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum

Prof. Michael Chisholm Water management in the Fens before windmills were introduced

This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available at the Museum from Tuesday 8th January. To book call 01553770479 or email info@truesyard.co.uk

Mar
7
Thu
True’s Talks- The Sisters of Trinity Hospital Castle Rising @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
True's Talks- The Sisters of Trinity Hospital Castle Rising @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum

Dr Barry Blades -The Sisters of Trinity Hospital Castle Rising

This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available at the Museum from Tuesday 8th January. To book call 01553770479 or email info@truesyard.co.uk

Mar
14
Thu
True’s Talks- Pilgrimage: Walsingham and its three Museums @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
True's Talks- Pilgrimage: Walsingham and its three Museums @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum

Tim McDonald-Pilgrimage: Walsingham and its three Museums

This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available at the Museum from Tuesday 8th January. To book call 01553770479 or email info@truesyard.co.uk

Mar
21
Thu
True’s Talks- Whales, Whaling and Lynn’s Greenland Fishery @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
True's Talks- Whales, Whaling and Lynn’s Greenland Fishery @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum

This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available at the Museum from Tuesday 8th January. To book call 01553770479 or email info@truesyard.co.uk

Mar
28
Thu
True’s Talks- The Merchants of Georgian & Victorian Lynn: The Bagges @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
True's Talks- The Merchants of Georgian & Victorian Lynn: The Bagges @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum

Dr Paul Richards -The Merchants of Georgian & Victorian Lynn: The Bagges

This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available at the Museum from Tuesday 8th January. To book call 01553770479 or email info@truesyard.co.uk

Apr
20
Sat
Family History with Vic and Val @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Apr 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Family History with Vic and Val @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum

Discover your Family History at True’s Yard Museum.

From Novice to Experienced Genealogists – all are welcome!

Are you interested in researching your family history?

Need some help? You can improve your family history research skills with Vic and Val Taylor

Saturday mornings 10.30am – 12pm.

£3 per session

– to book contact True’s Yard on 01553 770479 or info@truesyard.co.uk
Vic and Val have been running family history sessions at True’s Yard since 2010.

First as a weekly course and then as drop in sessions which assist all researchers, whether a beginner or experienced. They cover:
•Introduction and background information on how to start to research family history
•Census Records and Settlement Records.
•Parish Records and how to order Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates from the General Record Office or online.
•Use of Local Records Offices, Public Libraries, Family History Societies.
•Searching for wills/military records, etc.
•Dating and “reading” photographs.
•Use of Ancestry.co.uk (the Library edition of which is accessible in the Museum’s Research Centre for free), Findmypast, Familysearch, The Genealogist, etc.
•Update the class with anything new in the field of genealogy.
•Discuss the areas of research undertaken by each person that week and assist with any stumbling blocks – the whole group sharing experiences

Admission Prices

Adults £3

Seniors (over 60) £2.50

Children (under 5′s go free) £1.50

Family (2 adults + 2 children) £6

Research Centre Free

Opening Hours

Tuesday - Saturday 10am-4pm Last admission 3:30pm

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