Forthcoming Events

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Feb
5
Wed
Older Persons Open Day @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Older Persons Open Day @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum | England | United Kingdom

Older Person’s Open Day

At True’s Yard Fisherfolk Museum

Wednesday 5th February 2020

Over 60’s are encouraged to visit True’s Yard for FREE. They can explore the Museum, watch several short films made by Northender Arthur Paynter on the history of the North End and King’s Lynn. Plus enjoy complimentary refreshments in the Museums Georgian panelled traditional tearoom (a selection of tea/coffee and biscuits).

There will also be an historical object quiz and an opportunity to help identify some recently donated images to the Museum.

Visitors to this event can also view the Pat Midgley Research Centre and have the opportunity to contribute their own oral history or write memories of the local area into special memory books.

True’s Yard is located on the corner of North Street/St Ann’s Street and has wheelchair access throughout the majority of the ground floor.

Feb
6
Thu
True’s Talks – St George’s Guildhall @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Feb 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

SOLD OUT.
St George’s Guildhall by Dr Paul Richards is the 1st lecture in the 19th series of True’s Talks. This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available from Tuesday 7th January at the Museum.

Feb
13
Thu
True’s Talks – Architects and Enthusiasts: Victorian Buildings in Lynn @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Feb 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

SOLD OUT
‘Architects and Enthusiasts: Victorian buildings in Lynn’ by Liz James is the 2nd lecture in the 19th series of True’s Talks. This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available from Tuesday 7th January at the Museum.

Feb
20
Thu
True’s Talks – The Many Mysteries of Easter Island @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Feb 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

‘The Many Mysteries of Easter Island’ by Jeff Hoyle is the 3rd lecture in the 19th series of True’s Talks. This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available from Tuesday 7th January at the Museum.

Feb
27
Thu
True’s Talks – The Conservation and Restoration of Historic Decorative Surfaces and Artifacts @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Feb 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

SOLD OUT
‘The Conservation and Restoration of Historic Decorative Surfaces and Artefacts’ by Michelle Andrews is the 4th lecture in the 19th series of True’s Talks. This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available from Tuesday 7th January at the Museum.

Mar
5
Thu
True’s Talks – Paston Footprints and Digitizing the Paston Letters @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Mar 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

SOLD OUT

‘Paston Footprints and Digitising the Paston Letters’ by Peter Stibbons is the 5th lecture in the 19th series of True’s Talks. This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available from Tuesday 7th January at the Museum.
For more information about the Paston Footprints Project check out their website: https://www.thisispaston.co.uk/footprints01.html?back=%2F

Mar
12
Thu
True’s Talks – The Port of King’s Lynn @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

SOLD OUT
‘The Port of King’s Lynn’ by Kim Kennedy (ABP Port Manager) is the 6th lecture in the 19th series of True’s Talks. This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available from Tuesday 7th January at the Museum.
https://www.abports.co.uk/locations/king-s-lynn/

Mar
19
Thu
Postponed True’s Talks – Whales, Whaling and Lynn’s Greenland fishery @ True's Yard Fisherfolk Museum
Mar 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

In response to the latest government advice regarding COVID-19 this event has been postponed. All tickets already reserved will be valid for the new date.

‘Whales, Whaling and Lynn’s Greenland Fishery’ by Jon Jackson is the 7th lecture in the 19th series of True’s Talks. This event is free, however, numbers are limited so booking is essential. Tickets are available from Tuesday 7th January at the Museum.

The Greenland Fishery: Heritage, House, and home to The Greenland Fishery Project

Apr
7
Tue
Postponed -Pat Midgley Memorial Lecture @ King's Lynn Town Hall
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

In response to the latest government advice regarding COVID-19 this event has been postponed and a new date will be set shortly.

‘’The Invention of Albertopolis: The Lasting Influence of Prince Albert on British Cultural Life’’ by Dr Robert Anderson (former Director of The British Museum) is the 7th annual Pat Midgley Memorial Lecture. Tickets are £5 each are available at the Museum.

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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