Events and Exhibitions at Tiverton Museum in 2017

Exhibitions are open during normal museum opening hours: 
Monday to Friday 10.30am - 4.30pm                 Saturday 10am - 3pm.

Unless otherwise stated, admission charges for the exhibitions only are: Adults £1.00

To see our current What's On leaflet please click here.

All events

Memory Lane group - working week

15 May 2017

A new group at Tiverton Museum for people to get together and reminisce about the 1930s, 40s, 50s & 60s with real objects from the museum’s handling collection, tea and biscuits and activities.

Perfect for those who have mild to moderate memory problems and their carers, or those who just want to get together with the group to share their memories of the past.

Join us Down Memory Lane on Monday 15th May 2.30-4pm to remember the working week.

Bring along any photos or objects from home to spark discussion on the theme each month.

Please book in advance or call 01884 256295 on the day to make sure there is space.

Places are £6/Members £5 per participant, including admission to the museum for the day, tea or coffee and biscuits. (carers free)

Tiverton Museum is fully accessible. Trouble getting to us? The community bus might be able to help. Call them on 01884 242099.

Time: 2:30pm


Magical 1960s Vintage bus day out

28 May 2017

Join us on a Magical 1960’s Vintage Bus Day Out - dig out those 'Winkle Picker' Shoes and Mini Skirts to have a fun day out to South Devon Railway for a 1960’s extravaganza with train journey, music, classic cars, fashion and lots more. 

Early Booking essential to secure your seat. £45 p/p all inclusive.



1960s day

17 June 2017

Join us for a groovy day at the museum where we will be celebrating the 1960s. There will be printing and collage inspired by the cool threads of the time. Have a gas exploring (or remembering!) the toys of the time. There will be lots of other things to do—more information coming soon!

Please note special event admission applies on this day. Adult £7.50 (Gift Aid £8.25), Museum Members £5.00, and all accompanied children are FREE. Admission includes all activities.


Blundell's Mid Summer Concert

23 June 2017

Join us for a delightful evening of music at Blundell’s Mid Summer Concert. Friday 23rd June at 7.00pm.  Tickets £5 p/p.  

Time: 7:30pm


Dyffryn House & Gardens (NT)

28 June 2017

Trip to stunning gardens including intimate garden rooms, formal lawns, extensive arboretum, and a reinstated glass house housing and impressive collection of orchids and cacti, plus the recently restored house.  £29p/p inclusive (NT members £22 p/p coach).


A stitch in time

11 November 2017

Featuring hand sewn items such as quilts and samplers, there are a number of beautiful textiles on display. Don't miss this rare opportunity to see these objects as they are usually tucked away in our stores!

Admission just £1 for adults, or free as part of the normal admission fee.