EVENTS: Coming up in April

Posted on: 1st April 2016


Jane Austen and Lyme Regis by Natalie Manifold: 2.30 pm Thursday 7th April in Woodmead Hall. Organised by The Friends of Lyme Regis Museum.

Sir Henry De La Beche of Lyme Regis by Keith Shaw: 2.30 pm Tuesday Tuesday 26th April in Woodmead Hall. Talk organized jointly with the Lyme Regis Society.

Children’s Events

Kids Craft Session: Wednesday 6th April, 11am till 2pm. Make a foam dinosaur, ammonite plate and find an ammonite hidden in sand. Raising money for our new Mary Anning Wing.


Almost a distant land – Liz Somerville’s exhibition in the Rotunda continues until mid-April. Original hand-coloured linocuts and photographic reproductions show how the land meets the sea along the Dorset coastline – including images of Charmouth, Lyme Regis and the Cobb.

Ernestine’s story – This exhibition in the ground floor gallery tells the story of Ernestine Collier, a local lady who lived all her life in Lyme and died there last October, aged 86.


April sees a full schedule of Fossil walks, Mary Anning walks and Rockpooling walks.