April 10, 2017 12:00 PM - October 29, 2017 4:30 PM
Temporary exhibition in the Cottage Gallery throughout the season about the fascinating lives of the Tudors. Admission is included in the normal admission price. This is a touring exhibition on hire from Epping Forest Museum.
May 28, 2017 10:30 AM - May 29, 2017 5:00 PM
One of our very popular events that is so much fun! The two day event (Sunday 28 & Bank Holiday 29 May) embraces all things 1940s! Expect to meet costumed re-enactors including GIs, period demonstrations, listen to (and join in with ) 1940s songs performed by Mike Ruff, and admire vintage vehicles. Make your own 1940s brooch at Karen’s Make ...
May 31, 2017 12:00 PM - June 1, 2017 4:00 PM
Join us during the May/June half-term week for our two special Family Creative Afternoons. Wednesday 31 May Thursday 1 June Drop-in between 12 noon & 4pm (museum open until 5pm) No need to book. Normal admission prices apply. Full details nearer the time.
June 10, 2017 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
An exclusive event for English Heritage members. Starting at 10.30am enjoy a cup of tea with Museum Manager Ann Wise while she gives an informal chat about the history of Denny Abbey. She will then take you on a tour of the Abbey and Refectory pointing out significant architectural details that help date the Abbey’s fascinating past ...
June 11, 2017 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
We’re delighted to be teaming up with Steampunk in Cambridge group and the Cambridge Museum of Technology for a day of Victorian and science fiction fun. Expect to come face to face with aliens and zoombies! More details and full programme nearer the time.
June 18, 2017 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Treat dad, mum or any other member of your family to a day out at Denny! Lots of different activities to appeal to all ages. Full programme of activities (running from 10.30am – 4pm) nearer the time. Museum will be open until 5pm.
July 9, 2017 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Celebrate our rural heritage! Lots of different craft demonstrations and the chance to have a go. Listen to and learn about traditional and contemporary rural farming songs with Mike Ruff. Children’s make & take area and a Family Trail. Full programme nearer the time. Activities run from 10.30am – 4pm (museum open until 5pm)
July 27, 2017 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
This very popular event launches the school holidays! Join us for a great day out with hands-on activities including searching for archaeological finds and ‘repairing’ ancient pots! Full programme nearer the time. Event runs from 11am – 4pm (museum open 11am – 5pm) Normal admission prices apply
August 2, 2017 12:00 PM - August 31, 2017 4:00 PM
Spend the summer holidays with us every Wednesday and Thursday afternoon in August from 12 noon – 4pm. (Museum open until 5pm) 2nd, 3rd, 9th, 10th,16th, 17th, 23rd, 24th, 30th August No need to book just drop-in! Normal admission prices apply. Full details of weekly themes and activities nearer the time.
August 27, 2017 10:30 AM - August 28, 2017 5:00 PM
We don’t know when in time the Denny time machine will stop on Sunday 27 and Bank Holiday Monday 28 August! Full details about this mystery two-day event nearer the time! Event admission prices apply (£1 extra per person)
September 10, 2017 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
A national event celebrating Britain’s heritage. Activities will include tours of the Abbey and a Family Trail. Full details nearer the time.
October 25, 2017 12:00 PM - October 26, 2017 4:00 PM
Wrap up warm and join us on Wednesday afternoon (25 October) and Thursday (26 October) afternoon for some Halloween crafts! Drop-in between 12 noon & 4pm. (Museum open until 5pm) No need to book. Normal admission prices apply.
October 29, 2017 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
A very popular family event to close the season. Come dressed to scare or impress. Activities include pumpkin carving, broom stick races, spooky songs and much more! Full programme nearer the time. Activities run from 10.30am – 4pm. Event admission prices apply (£1 extra per person) Please note that as clocks will have changed the museum will close at 4.30pm