North Lincolnshire Museum

North Lincolnshire Museum
Oswald Road
Scunthorpe
Lincolnshire
DN15 7BD
England

Website

www.northlincs.gov.uk/museums/

E-mail

museum@northlincs.gov.uk

Telephone

01724 843533

Fax

01724 270474

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A great day out for all the family. Discover the stories of North Lincolnshire through many interactive exhibits – become a nature detective in Go Wild, step back in time in the Victorian ironstone cottage and relive the Peoples’ War. Climb the stairs to delight in the treasures of our archaeology gallery and the award winning temporary exhibitions.

The museum Education Service based here but operate workshops across all North Lincolnshire Museum venues.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

Monday-Sat 10.00-16.00
Sun 13.00-16.00
Courtyard Cafe open 11am-3pm Monday- Saturday.

Admission charges

Free

Natural History, Archaeology and Social / Local History.
Key Areas, Iron Age, Roman and Anglo-Saxon Archaeology
Palaeontology, particularly from the local iron ore deposits.

Collection details

Archaeology, Architecture, Archives, Coins and Medals, Industry, Land Transport, Law and Order, Natural Sciences, Photography, Science and Technology, Social History, Toys and Hobbies

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.
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Pumpkin Day

  • 1 November 2014 10:30am-3:30pm

Come along to the spooky Museum, enjoy spooky trails and free crafts.

Take part in the annual pumpkin day trail. Drop in event, Suitable for 5 years and over. Last chance to take part in the activities 14:45pm on the day.

Suitable for

  • 11-13
  • 16-17
  • 5-6
  • 7-10
  • 14-15
  • 18+

Website

http://www.northlincs.gov.uk/tourism-museums-and-the-arts/north-lincolnshire-museum/whats-on/event-and-activity-listings/

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Archaeology Day

  • 3 November 2014 10:30am-3pm
  • 10 November 2014 10:30am-3pm
  • 17 November 2014 10:30am-3pm
  • 24 November 2014 10:30am-3pm

Monday is Archaeology day. Take part in our archaeology trail, learn more about the objects and enjoy object handling. With over 1600 objects on display in our newly updated Archaeology gallery we have lots to see and learn about. 10:30 to 15:00 every Monday during term time.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.northlincs.gov.uk/tourism-museums-and-the-arts/north-lincolnshire-museum/whats-on/event-and-activity-listings/

Resources listed here may include websites, bookable tours and workshops, books, loan boxes and more. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all.

Science Club

http://www.northlincs.gov.uk/NorthLincs/Leisure/museums/Clubs.htm

Explore science through craft and hands-on activities.

How to obtain

Call 01724 843533 to book a place - places cost £2.50 per child.

Archaeology Club

http://www.northlincs.gov.uk/NorthLincs/Leisure/museums/Clubs.htm

Each month's meeting is themed with members taking part in craft activities to investigate archaeology. Workshops are suitable for children aged 7-15 years old.

How to obtain

Call the museum on 01724 843433 to book a place - places cost £2.50 per child.

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