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  • Viking: Rediscover the Legend Loading...
    Exhibitions

    Viking: Rediscover the Legend

    Saturday 25 November - Sunday 04 March

    Nationally and internationally significant Anglo-Saxon and Viking artefacts from the British Museum and Yorkshire Museum Trust along with current research are brought together in this exhibition to provide a new interpretation and a fresh perspective on how Vikings transformed and shaped every as

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    Exhibitions

    Thinking Room

    Saturday 25 November - Sunday 25 February

    See the new outsize ink, watercolour and gouache paintings that comprise the short graphic novel Thinking Room by Carol Adlam, available for purchase from the Gallery Shop.

  • Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings back to the East Midlands Loading...
    Special Collections

    Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings back to the East Midlands

    Friday 15 December - Sunday 08 April

    Invade…immigrate…integrate… inspire.  ‘Danelaw Saga’ tells the tale of how the Vikings shaped the East Midlands.

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    Children & Families

    Viking Storytelling

    Friday 23 February

    Immerse yourselves in the drama of Viking tales with storyteller Paul Goldsmith as he conjures up vivid images from Norse myths and legends.

  • Panda's Home Loading...
    Children & Families

    Panda's Home

    Friday 23 February

    Come with us on a richly imaginative journey led by two dancers where we’ll encounter bamboo forests, fireworks, kites and monsters, experience Chinese traditions and stories.

  • Beowuff and the Dragon Raiders Loading...
    Children & Families

    Beowuff and the Dragon Raiders

    Saturday 24 February

    Get in your longship and join children's author Robin Price for a fun voyage through all things Viking. 

  • Beowuff: Writing Workshop with Robin Price Loading...
    Children & Families

    Beowuff: Writing Workshop with Robin Price

    Saturday 24 February

    Write your own Viking saga and share it with the hall in an interactive story writing workshop which follows the show.

     

  • Billie Ireland Loading...
    Exhibitions

    Billie Ireland

    Saturday 24 February - Saturday 31 March

    Billie Ireland's recent experience of pregnancy and birth finds expression through the ritualistic symbolism of disparate cultures.

  • Art Investigator Max Loading...
    Children & Families

    Art Investigator Max

    Saturday 24 February - Saturday 24 March

    Whatever your age or ability come along to AIM as an Art Investigator to visit exhibitions and enjoy arts and crafts activities led by University of Nottingham students.

  • Ancient Crafts: Viking Embroidery Loading...
    Museum

    Ancient Crafts: Viking Embroidery

    Saturday 24 February

    Join Tanya Bentham of Threads of Time as she shows you how to make your own piece of beautiful Viking embroidery using traditional methods and techniques.

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    Children & Families

    Sourpuss

    Sunday 25 February

    Sourpuss is a very grumpy, ginger cat. When shut out of the house he feels lost and
    confused, but the beautiful garden soon intrigues him.

     

  • Sourpuss: Shadow Puppet-Making Workshop Loading...
    Children & Families

    Sourpuss: Shadow Puppet-Making Workshop

    Sunday 25 February

    Following Sourpuss there’s a chance to make a shadow puppet of your own to take away.