Opening & Events Listing


Museum Opening Times

In June we are open free on
Sunday 10th June 2018 1.00pm to 5.00pm
Sunday 24th June 2018 1.00pm to 5.00pm
Please Note: Last Admissions are 30 minutes before closing.
July's dates will be posted at the end of June.
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

Away With Words Storytelling Club
suitable for young people age 8yrs to 15yrs who want to learn to tell traditional tales.
4.00pm to 5.30pm
Meets at Wellington Library TF1 1LX term-time Tuesdays.
FREE - new members welcome to join at any time.

June sessions take place on:-
Tuesday 5th June 2018
Tuesday 12th June 2018
Tuesday 19th June 2018
Tuesday 26th June 2018


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 members welcome to join at any time.

Saturday 30th June 2018 at 12.00 noon
Montgomery Castle
"Where the waters run deep"
Meet Montgomery Town Hall SY15 6PH at 12.00 noon for a pleasant, albeit steep, walk up to the castle ruins, with stories at regular intervals to allow us to catch our breath. Duration 100 minutes approximately.
Hopefully the weather will allow us to have a picnic together in the castle grounds.

Forthcoming dates for your diary...
Monday July 30th 2018 Telford Town Park (from Southwater Library)
Thursday 23rd August 2018 Oswestry Town Trail (from Cae Glas Park Gates)
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



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