Lectures, Exhibitions and More

Location

Bucks County Museum
Church Street
Aylesbury
HP20 2QP
Tel:
01296 331441
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Date
28th May 2019
Time
10am-4pm Tue-Sat
Frequency
Every Day

Samurai: Warriors of Ancient Japan

6 April – 13 July

Discover stunning examples of historical Samurai armour and weapons, from complete suits to beautiful swords and ornate helmets. Entry by donation.

 

What’s on at Bucks County Museum, Aylesbury in May

Community Event

Community Iftar
Saturday 25 May, 7.45pm - 10pm
Join this community event to explore the CommUnity Voices exhibition and to break fast together during the Muslim Holy month of Ramadan. Enjoy delicious food, engage with the Islamic faith through inspiring talks and delicious halal food. The museum has recently received objects from the Muslim community which are displayed in the exhibition and we would like to extend our thanks by hosting this iftar for people of all faiths and none to experience the spirit of Ramadan. There is no charge for this event but a voluntary donation of £3 per person is welcomed on arrival at the Museum to help support events such as these in the future. Please book on our website as places are limited.

Bank Holiday Monday Event

Classic Vehicles from the Kop Hill Climb
Monday 27 May, 11am – 4pm
Wonderful classic cars and motorcycles from 1910 to 1960s will be on show in the Museum gardens during this May Bank Holiday Monday. Hear the engines of the visiting cars start up and roar on the hour from 11am to 4pm and discover more about the impact of the motorcar on people’s lives. Find out what it’s like to sit in one of these classic vehicles and take part in family activities. Please note that this event is weather dependent. Entry by donation.

Half Term Family Activities

May Half Term Family Drop-in Craft Activities
Come and share your crafty skills with us in our large and comfortable Learning Zone.
Tuesday 28 May, 10am - 12 noon & 1pm - 3pm
Mix n Match Painting where you can choose from a selection of painting activities including small ceramics, a mini canvas and more.
Wednesday 29 May, 10am - 12 noon & 1pm - 3pm
Mix n Match Crafting where you can make your own wind chimes and much more.
Drop in between 10am and 12 noon or 1pm and 3pm. No booking needed. Toddler play area too. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Cost £4 per child.

Bucks County Museum, Church Street, Aylesbury HP20 2QP. Tel 01296 331441  www.buckscountymuseum.org

Rattlebox Theatre Company’s The Pasty Pirate Puppet Show. image courtesy Bucks County Museum
Rattlebox Theatre Company’s The Pasty Pirate Puppet Show
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