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Reopening of Wareham Town Musuem on the 8th April 2023

Wareham museum reopens!

Fun museum themed activities at Wareham Town Hall Wareham museum reopens on Saturday 8th April! Join us in the Town Hall from 10am for a variety of activities including object handling, colouring area, tombola and refreshments. Free event!

Easter Holiday Activities At The Etches Collection Museum of Jurassic Marine Life

Easter Holiday Activities

At The Etches Collection! Fun activities for kids at The Etches Collection during the Easter School Holidays including… Fossil Mould Painting (£3.00 per person) Create a Dino Mask (£0.50 per person) Palaeo Go IPads interactive actvitiy Plus bring you own fossils for identification and examination under their amazing microscope. Colouring activities, quiz, workbooks, fossil luck …

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Tour of Kimmeridge Bay with Dr. Steve Etches

Tour of Kimmeridge Bay

With Dr. Steve Etches! Join the world-renowned fossil collector and palaeontologist Dr. Steve Etches, MBE on a tour that will take you back 157 million years into the past, where Kimmeridge Bay was once a tropical sea filled with the marine reptiles that now make up the fossil collection at The Etches Museum. A tour …

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Half Term Activities at The Etches Museum in Kimmeridge

February Half Term Activities

Lots of Jurassic Coast fun for kids! Includes… Fossil Mould Painting Paint you own fossil mould everyday through the half term. £3.00 Palaeo Go IPads Learn all about the marine life of the ancient Kimmeridgian seas with out interactive Ipads. Other Activities during half term Bring your own fossils for identification and examine under our …

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Behind the Scenes Tour 13th May at The Tan Museum near Wareham Dorset

Behind the Scenes Tour

Go behind the scenes at The Tank Museum! Get inside the parts of the Museum off limits to the general public. Formerly known as Access All Areas, this experience day will take you inside the Workshop, Archive – and a First World War tank. – With 4 tours throughout the day – Breakfast and lunch …

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The Tank Museum Tiger Day on the 22 April 2023 near Wareham Dorset

Tiger Day at The Tank Museum

A day dedicated to the world’s most infamous tank!   See a WWII tank display and explore The Tank Museum on a day dedicated to the world’s most infamous tank, nearly exactly 80 years after its capture on 24 April 1942. – See Tiger 131 in action – the world’s only running Tiger I – …

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