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.

Why not become a Friend of the museum and from only £15 you can visit as often as you wish and be excited to special Friends-only events and previews. 
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All events shown are held in Bailiffgate Museum unless stated otherwise:   





 Exhibition   A very special  range of exhibits and activities stimulating awareness amongst all ages of our local history through archaeology.




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Course : Rag Rug Making with Jane Jackson and Margaret Kenny  Sat 21st Oct 

Learn this superb local craft with two of its masters. Get creative, and useful with your old clothing and material

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Event:  Family Fun@The B  Thu 26th Oct 11am- 3pm 

Arts Crafts Stories and Fun. Price included in admission charges 


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Talk : "Snooping on Family Snaps". Julian Harrop Beamish Museum    Tue 7th Nov. 7.30pm

A fascinating talk by Julian Harrop of Beamish Museum, drawing upon their huge collection of photographs. All welcome, Free entry  Refreshments

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Course: Sewing for Christmas - make gifts and decorations to impress your family and friends. 

 Saturday 4th November, 10 am - 4 pm.

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 Museum Tots   13th November, 11th December

Great fun and mental stimulation for pre-school children Free entry for accompanying adult

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Event  Bailiffgate Singers Christmas Concert Friday 8th December 2017 

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