Royston Museum


Upcoming events


Whydale Exhibition launch


Saturday 25th November, 10.30am - 12noon


Join us for the launch of our exhibition all about the life and work of prolific local artist E.H. Whydale.


Refreshments will be provided. Activity Trail provided for families.


Free Admission. Drop-in activity, no need to book in advance.



Poetry ID – North Herts Stanza Group


Thursday 30th November, 7.30 - 9pm


Join Poetry ID (Poetry Society Stanza Group for North Herts) at Royston Museum, for an evening of performance poetry.


Wine and nibbles will be provided.


Free Admission. Donations welcome for wine & nibbles.


Drop-in activity, no need to book in advance.


Poetry ID

Willow Christmas Decorations


Wednesday 6th December, 10.30am - 12.30pm


Simple techniques to make festive bits and pieces.


Choose from a range of Christmas weaves and plaits to make some hand crafted decorations. Suitable for beginners.


£5 per person (discounted price as kindly funded by the HLF Trad Herts project).


To book contact: 01763 242587 or email:


Willow Christmas decorations

Historical Crafty Kids – Winter Celebrations


Saturday 9th December, 10.30am - 12noon


Discover how people in History celebrated winter.


Crafty activities & trail around the museum.


Part of the regional Traditional Hertfordshire Project.


£3 per child. Drop-in activity, no need to book in advance.


Winter Historical Craftday

Crafty Kids – Merry Christmas!


Saturday 16th December, 10.30am - 12noon


Christmas themed craft activities for kids.


£3 per child. Drop-in activity, no need to book in advance.


Christmas crafts



Past events


Half Term events

Half Term Crafty February


Elves and Fairies followed by Ruthless Romans!





The Vikings are Coming! (Viking Day)


Viking re-enactor group, plus grinding flour, making a Viking longboat, Viking style brooches and writing your name in runes.


VE Day

Stone Age Fun Day


Handle real prehistoric finds discovered locally.


Find out how our ancestors lived and have a go at all the hands-on activities on offer.