Royston Museum

 

Upcoming events

 

Knit and Giggle

 

Saturday 13th May, 2 - 4pm

 

Part of the Voluntary Arts Festival hosted by Creative Royston

 

Pop in and join our weekly kid’s knitting group, whether you’ve been knitting for ages or a complete beginner.

 

Free Admission, no need to book in advance.

Knit and Giggle

Crafty Wednesday: Sunflowers & Scarecrows

 

Wednesday 31st May, 10.30 - 12noon

 

Sunflower Competition held in conjunction with Royston Town Council’s Naturally Royston

 

Little gardeners can decorate a plant pot, plant their own sunflower and make a mini windmill or scarecrow to take home.

Watch your Sunflower grow over the Summer.

Prize for the tallest one (this will be judged in September).

 

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

Sunflowers and Scarecrows

Traditional Tales - Activity Day

 

Thursday 1st June, 10am - 4.30pm

 

Come and hear traditional tales at the Museum from The Wild Man of the Woods, storytelling sessions at 10.30am, 11.45am and 2pm.

There will also be the opportunity to paint your own storytelling tile.

 

Kindly supported by Glazed Creations, Creative Royston and HAM Traditional Hertfordshire Project.

 

Admission free, £3 per child for tile-painting. Drop-in, no need to book in advance.

The Wild Man of the Woods

Sunflowers & Scarecrows

 

Saturday 3rd June, 10.30am - 12.30noon

 

If you missed out coming along on Wednesday, pop in on Saturday instead.

 

Little gardeners can decorate a plant pot, plant their own sunflowers and make a mini windmill or scarecrow to take home.

Watch your Sunflower grow over the Summer.

Prize for the tallest one (this will be judged in September).

 

Event being held in conjunction with Naturally Royston.

 

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

Sunflowers and Scarecrows

Worldwide Knit in Public Day

 

Saturday 10th June, 10am - 3pm

 

Join our friendly group of knitters of all ages, swap wool and patterns.

Work on your own knitting project or join in with knitting a bit of bunting to decorate the Museum.

Tea, Coffee & Cake provided.

 

Event run in conjunction with No. 3 shop.

 

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

Worldwide Knit in Public Day

Royston Railway Club

 

Saturday 24th June, 10am - 4pm

 

An event for serious model train enthusiasts, as well as our younger visitors, who are obsessed with Thomas the Tank Engine.

Pop into the Museum and see the train layouts put together by Royston Railway Club, on display for one-day only.

Train themed craft activity provided for the kids.

 

Free Admission, no need to book in advance.

Royston & District Railway Club

 

 

Past events

 

Half Term events

Half Term Crafty February

 

Elves and Fairies followed by Ruthless Romans!

 

 

 


Vikings

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.