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Forthcoming museum events

 

From Wednesday 1st October in the Rotunda

An exhibition of watercolours by Sydney Jessett
Click here for further information.

Saturday 18th October at 2.30pm

"Know your Fossils"
A talk and hands on experience of local fossils with the Museum's geologists.

Tuesday 28th October at Woodmead Halls - 2.30pm

"West Dorset's Ancient Roads"
An illustrated talk by Russel Telfer of Charmouth's Pavey Group
Jointly with The Lyme Regis Society

Thursday 30th October

Family Fun Day from about 10.30am to approx 4pm
Free entry to the Museum!
Make fossil & dinosaur Christmas decorations in the Museum led by Alison Bowskill (from 11am)
Fossil Polishing on the Terrace (weather permitting)- Buy a fossil at pocket money prices, polish it and take home a personalised souvenir.

Friday 31st October

Fossil Polishing on the Terrace (weather permitting)- from about 10.30am to approx 4pm
Buy a fossil at pocket money prices, polish it and take home a personalised souvenir.

Thursday 6th November at Woodmead Halls - 2.30pm

"What is a Shaman"
A discussion by the Curator of Ethnography at Exeter Museum on centuries-old practices involving interaction with the spiritual world. Illustrated using objects from the Museum's collection.
Organised by the Friends of Lyme Regis Museum

Tuesday 9th December at Woodmead Halls - 2.30pm

"The Conservation of Seaside Towns"
An illustrated talk by Peter Coe of The Lyme Regis Society
Jointly with The Lyme Regis Society

Saturday 27th December at 2.30pm

"Know your Fossils"
A talk and hands on experience of local fossils with the Museum's geologists.

Saturday 18th October at 2.30pm

Previous Events

Look at some of our earlier events >


For general enquiries on events, please telephone 01297 443370 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Events organised by The Friends of Lyme Regis Museum -
Entrance £2.00 for members of the Friends and £3.00 for non-members unless otherwise stated.
The entrance charge includes refreshments.
For more information on these events call 01297 445503 or 01297 445537

Events held jointly with The Lyme Regis Society –
Entrance £1.50 for all (except September talk)
The entrance charge includes refreshments. Click here for more information.

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