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.


This month sees the usual full schedule of Fossil walks, Mary Anning walks and Rockpooling walks.