Opening & Events Listing


Museum Opening Times

In August we are open free on...

Thursday 2nd August 2018 2.00pm to 6.00pm

Tuesday 7th August 2018 2.00pm to 6.00pm
with craft activity:A Mermaid's Tale from 3.00pm

Thursday 9th August 2018 2.00pm to 6.00pm

Tuesday 14th August 2018 2.00pm to 6.00pm
with craft activity:Dragons from 3.00pm

Thursday 16th August 2018 2.00pm to 6.00pm

Tuesday 21st August 2018 2.00pm to 6.00pm
with craft activity:Fairies and Trolls from 3.00pm

Tuesday 28th August 2018 2.00pm to 6.00pm
with craft activity:King of the Birds from 3.00pm

Thursday 30th August 2018 2.00pm to 6.00pm

Please Note: Last Admissions are 30 minutes before closing.
September's dates will be posted at the end of August.
for extra special events please see below.


Group Visits

The museum is open for chargeable pre-booked school and group visits.
It's not only a chance to have the museum all to yourselves, but also to participate in workshops and storytellings specially chosen for your group.
Guided by our resident storytellers throughout.
Please contact us to make arrangements at least one week in advance.


Mythstories' Events

Telling Space Family Storytelling Club
A Chance to Listen - An Opportunity to Tell

Suitable for everyone - children must be accompanied by an adult.
Pops up at different heritage and story sites in Shropshire & the Welsh Borderlands each month for an impromptu story walk and picnic. Where & When? - Watch This Space!
FREE - new families welcome to join at any time.

Thursday 23rd August 2018 at 12.00 noon
Oswestry Town
"Oswestory Town Trail"
Meet Cae Glas Park Gates for a storywalk around the town with many stories. Duration approx. 100 minutes. Bring a picnic to enjoy back at the park after the walk.

Forthcoming dates for your diary (start 12.00 noon unless otherwise stated)...
Saturday 22nd September 2018 Oswestry Hill Fort
Tuesday 30th October 2018 Apley Wood, Wellington
Sunday 25th November 2018 Shrewsbury Town Centre Christmas Lights Twilight Trail Starts at 4.00pm, no picnic
Saturday 15th December 2018 Haughmond Hill woodland walk
Friday 4th January 2019 Carding Mill Valley



visiting the museum
other storytelling events nearby
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