Woodhall Spa Cottage Museum

Woodhall Spa Cottage Museum
The Bungalow,
Iddesleigh Road.
Woodhall Spa
Lincolnshire
LN10 6SH
England

Website

www.cottagemuseum.co.uk

E-mail

info@cottagemuseum.co.uk

Telephone

01526 353775

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Woodhall Spa Cottage Museum
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Housed in a rare 19th Century corrugated iron prefabricated building, the Cottage Museum tells the fascinating story of the development of Woodhall Spa from its Victorian beginnings through to modern times.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

Good Friday until October 31st,
Open daily 10.30 - 16.30
Open in Winter for special events

Admission charges

Adults £2.00
Children under 12 FREE

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.

Mapping Woodhall - Over 200 years of change

  • 18 April — 21 June 2014 *on now

A display of maps depicting the dramatic development of Woodhall Spa. The display will include a sample of the recently conserved Armstrong Map which forms part of the Museum Collection

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Normal Museum admission charges apply

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Pest Detectives!

  • 18 April — 5 May 2014 *on now

Collect your Trail sheet, follow the clues and see what you can discover about the insects and pests that can live in and around museums. The first 50 x completed trails will receive a little chocolate surprise!

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Normal Museum admission prices apply.
The trail is FREE

Maps Galore!

  • 27 May 2014 Until 12pm

A range of 'hands-on' activities inspired by the maps on display in the 'Mapping Woodhall' exhibition

Suitable for

  • 7-10

Admission

Admission is £3.00 per child and each child must be accompanied by an adult.
Bookings can be made after 18th April.
It is essential to book as places are limited.

Treasures from the Store

  • Until 12 June 2014 *on now
  • From 12 June 2014

An opportunity for visitors to investigate a selection of artefacts from the Museum store and discover their stories.

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • 16-17

Admission

There will be two sessions one starting at 10.00am and another at 1.30pm
There will be a charge of £3.00 each
Bookings can be made after the 18th April
Spaces are limited and booking is essential

Garden Explorer's!

  • 6 August 2014 10am-12pm

Enjoy exploring the Museum Gardens and enjoy themed activities and crafts

Suitable for

  • 7-10
  • 5-6

Admission

There will be two identical workshops one starting at 10.00am and one at 1.30pm
Admission is £3.00 per child and each child must be accompanied by an adult
Bookings can be made from the 18th April
Places are limited and booking is essential.

Heritage Open Days Event

  • Until 14 September 2014 *on now
  • From 14 September 2014

Family 'hands-on' and craft activities inspired by the Museum itself and artefacts in the collections.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

This is a free 'drop-in' session.
Admission is FREE but there may be a small charge for some activities

Treasures from the Store

  • Until 18 September 2014 *on now
  • From 18 September 2014

Another opportunity to investigate a selection of artefacts from the store and learn their stories

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • 16-17

Admission

There will be two identical sessions one starting at 10.00am and one at 1.30pm.
Admission is £3.00 each
Bookings can be made from the 18th April
Spaces are limited and booking is essential

Victorian Greetings Cards

  • 9 October 2014 Until 1pm

Learn about the development of greetings cards in Victorian times and have fun making your own. All materials and equipment will be provided and a cup of coffee too!

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • 16-17

Admission

Admission is £5.00 each including materials.
Bookings can be made from the 18th April
Places are limited and booking is essential

Shadow Boxes and Scrapbooks!

  • 29 October 2014 10am-12pm

Have fun making your very own shadow box or scrapbook inspired by objects in the Museum

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 7-10

Admission

There will be two identical sessions one starting at 10.00am and one at 1.30pm
Admission is £3.00 per child and all children must be accompanied by an adult
Bookings can be made from the 18th April
Places are limited and booking is essential

Cards and Crackers!

  • 27 November 2014 10am-1pm

Discover a selection of intriguing stories behind Christmas Past and enjoy making Victorian style cards crackers and decorations!

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • 16-17

Admission

Admission is £7.50 each to include all materials and equipment
Booking can be made from the 18th April.
Places are limited and booking is essential

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