Exhibitions and Events

Bailiffgate Museum and Gallery offers a diverse and exciting programme ever of exhibitions, talks, courses and workshops. All paid-for events are bookable through this website, and the price includes admission to the Museum. For any help you need please contact us. All talks, courses and workshops take place at the Baliffgate Museum and Gallery include light refreshments in the price unless stated.

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All events shown are held in Bailiffgate Museum unless stated otherwise:   




Exhibition  Till  3rd September:2018  Batteries Not Included - an exhibition of toys and pastimes through the years . Curriculum-linked for school visits. Lots of hands-on activities for families. Suitable and great fun for all ages from toddlers to the "young in heart".

As well as the large display area on the Gallery floor of the museum, special events with no additional charge include:

         Teddy Bear's Picnic- Fun and games with a younger flavour. Saturday April 21st

         "Build IT"- A competition open to the under 10's and 10-16 year olds, with a prize for

         each category. All May Bank Holiday  Sat 5th- Mon 7th May 2018

Dinosaur Day -Dressing up, dinosaur skeleton pasta pictures, add your own dinosaur picture to a dinosaur frieze, dig for dinosaur bones, play with dinosaurs in two 'dinoramas', dinosaur puppets and lots more"  Sat 12th May 

        Trains and Boats and Planes  Games  and activities  based around the popular area            of  travelling  Sat June 2nd  

          Make your Own Toys  Every child can go home with something to keep Sat Jun16th           




Talk  "Woodbine Willie" -  a touching story of courage in WW1

Alnwick Branch N&D  Family History Society. Tue 5 June 7.30pm

All welcome. Refreshments. Donation invited from non-members. 

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September - October: Borders, Boundaries and Beyond -  Creative group "It Happens" return with another amazing textile exhibition

November: an exhibition celebrating 100 years of local Womens Institute groups.

We also have our regular workshops, Museum Tots and Family Fun activities. Keep watching our website for more details.