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What's On

This is the place to find out about what's going on at all of our sites.  As well as exhibitions, we run events, talks and workshops for people of all ages.  
Scroll down the list, use the search tab on the left or download and print a PDF of our events from September to November here.

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In addition to the events listed we offer talks for local groups. Topics include historic St Albans, Roman coins and local archaeology.  The standard speaker's fee is from £75. Please get in touch to discuss how we can help.

For other local events, sites and listings, visit www.enjoystalbans.com or visitherts.co.uk.

Meet Tessa Wheeler!

Saturday 18th November 2017 (2pm & 3pm) Verulamium Museum

Meet Tessa Wheeler!

Meet Tessa Wheeler! Saturday 18th November, 2pm and 3pm  In the 1930s, Tessa Wheeler and her husband Mortimer led archaeological digs at Verulamium and discovered lots about the Roman town. Hear stories of the original Verulamium excavations with our storyteller archaeologist. Free (museum entry charge...

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Food and Drink - Gallery Talk

Sunday 19th November 2017 (3pm - 3.30pm) Verulamium Museum

Food and Drink - Gallery Talk

A gallery talk provided by St Albans Tour Guides. Free (Museum entry charge applies to non residents).  All children must be accompanied by an adult

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Mosaic workshop for adults

Saturday 25th November 2017 (10am - 4pm) Verulamium Museum

Mosaic workshop for adults

This is now fully booked. If you would like to join the waiting list, or hear about future similar events, please get in touch via museum@stalbans.gov.uk Mosaic workshop for adults Saturday 25th November, 10am – 4pm Taking inspiration from our Roman mosaics, join...

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A Festive family fun day

Saturday 2nd December 2017 (11am - 3pm (last entry 2.40pm)) Verulamium Museum

A Festive family fun day

Saturday 2nd December, 11am - 3pm (last entry 2.40pm) Join us for a festive family fun day at the museum!Create a decoration for our tree and make your own festive baubles to take home.  Listen to some cosy stories and see if...

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Wreath making workshop

Saturday 2nd December 2017 (10am - 12.30pm) Verulamium Museum

Wreath making workshop

As the nights draw in, come and decorate a wreath to bring festive cheer to your home. All materials are supplied. Tickets are £27.50 per person and can be booked in advance either in person at Verulamium Museum or by phone 01727...

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Tots Tales

Wednesday 13th December 2017 (10.30am - 11.30am, 11.45am - 12.45pm and 1.30pm - 2.30pm)

Tots Tales

Tots Tales Wednesday 13th December, 10.30am – 11.30am, 11.45am – 12.45pm and 1.30pm – 2.30pm Join us for a story, craft activity and a museum hunt inspired by The Gruffalo’s Child by Julia Donaldson. Suitable for children aged 2 – 4 years,...

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Crafts in the Colonnade

Wednesday 20th December 2017 (2pm - 4pm) Verulamium Museum

Crafts in the Colonnade

Crafts in the Colonnade Wednesday 20th December, 2pm – 4pm (last entry 3.40pm) Join us for our popular Crafts in the Colonnade, for some festive crafts inspired by the museum’s collections.  All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. £1.50 (museum...

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Museum Explorers

Thursday 21st December 2017 (All Day) Verulamium Museum

Museum Explorers

Museum ExplorersThursday 21st December, all day Borrow items from our explorer kit to help you investigate the museum. What will you discover as you venture into Verulamium Museum? Free (museum entry charge applies to all non-residents).

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Crafts in the Colonnade

Wednesday 27th December 2017 (2pm - 4pm)

Crafts in the Colonnade

Crafts in the Colonnade Wednesday 27th December, 2pm – 4pm (last entry 3.40pm) Join us for our popular Crafts in the Colonnade, for some festive crafts inspired by the museum’s collections.  All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. £1.50 (museum...

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Museum Explorers

Thursday 28th December 2017 (All Day) Verulamium Museum

Museum Explorers

Museum ExplorersThursday 28th December, all day Borrow items from our explorer kit to help you investigate the museum. What will you discover as you venture into Verulamium Museum? Free (museum entry charge applies to all non-residents).

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Tots Tales

Wednesday 10th January 2018 (10.30am - 11.30am, 11.45am - 12.45pm and 1.30pm - 2.30pm) Verulamium Museum

Tots Tales

Tots Tales Wednesday 10th January, 10.30am – 11.30am, 11.45am – 12.45pm and 1.30pm – 2.30pm Join us for a story, craft activity and a museum hunt inspired by Kipper's Snowy Day by Mick Inkpen. Suitable for children aged 2 – 4 years,...

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