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Cyfarthfa Castle Museum & Art Gallery Events and Exhibitions 2014
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OCTOBER 30TH & 31ST: Halloween Scene

Come along to this FREE family workshop and make a spooky Halloween scene. A perfect Halloween decoration. Drop-in workshop so no need to book. Waiting times can vary. Sessions run from 11:00am to 1:00pm and 2:00pm to 3:30pm.

 

NOVEMBER 4TH - DECEMBER 8TH: An Exhibition of Art By Steve Kanapik

Local artist Steve Kanapik has his first solo art exhibition at Cyfarthfa Castle. A stunning selection of landscapes will be on show.

 

NOVEMBER 19th: Becoming an history researcher - Talk and Practical Workshop

Come along to this FREE talk and workshop if you are interested in finding out more about an historical period or even your own family history. This session will introduce you to the many different ways you can research history and what you can get from a range of different sources. You will leave the basic skills any historical researcher needs.

 

Christmas at the Castle

NOVEMBER 29th: Make your Own Christmas Cards!

Christmas cards were popularised by the Victorians and the vast majority in those times were homemade. Drop-in to this workshop to make your own Christmas Cards using felt, glitter, and lots more. Cost per child 50p (each child can make 2 cards). Drop in workshop, waiting times can vary. Sessions run from 12:30pm to 3:30pm on both days.

 

DECEMBER 6th: Christmas Craft Fair & Meet Father Christmas at Cyfarthfa Castle

Come along to our Christmas craft fair to find the perfect gift and bring along the kids to meet Father Christmas Craft Fair is Open from 10:30am to 4:00pm and drop-in to meet Father Christmas between 11:00am to 1:00pm and 2:00pm to 4:00pm. The cost of meeting Santa is £2.00 per child (present included and there is no charge for adults). Drop-in event so no booking required. Waiting Times can vary.

 

DECEMBER 9th & 10th: Victorian Christmas Cracker Making

Christmas crackers were invented by Victorian sweet shop owners to sell more sweets at Christmas time. Come along to this adult workshop and make some authentic Christmas crackers for your Christmas tree. . BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Cost per person is £5.00, please call for session times and more details. Adult evening workshop.

 

Throughout 2014 - Cyfarthfa Castle Family History Society

If you are interested in finding out more about your families past, drop-in to any of the below sessions for help & advice. Sessions run from 10:00am to 3:30pm on the below dates: February 14th April 25th May 30th July 25th August 29th September 26th October 29th November 28th

 

If you want more information or you want to book an event please contact us by phone or e-mail -

 

Phone: 01685 727371 E-mail: museum@merthyr.gov.uk

 

For Park Events please see : Park Events



Tel: 01685 727371
Last updated: 23.10.2014
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