Not In A Pub Quiz – 2021

January 15, 2021 | Things to do, What's On | David Birks | No comment

Our popular online quiz returns in February with more cryptic clues, challenging questions and puzzling pictures. They take place on the second Sunday of the month, start at 8pm and last just over an hour. You can access the quiz via the Museum’s Facebook page, or the questions can be emailed to players that aren’t on Facebook – please let us know in advance.

You can play as a single person or a team with family and friends via Zoom, WhatsAp, whatever suits you. The winning team are awarded a picture of a trophy for their efforts and this year there’ll be a wooden spoon for the team in last place.

The questions are posted up one round at a time and you simply write your answers down at home and mark them and tot up the score at the end, and obviously, let the quizmaster know your score. There’s no need to show your answers, it’s all done completely on trust!

This year we are inviting players to pay a voluntary entry fee – £10 per individual/£15 per team – for all 10 quizzes – if you feeling generous you can pay online via Ticketsource. Many thanks if you do!

The quiz dates for 2021 are:

  • Sunday, 14th February, 8pm
  • Sunday, 14th March, 8pm
  • Sunday 11th April, 8pm
  • Sunday 16th May, 8pm*
  • Sunday 13th June, 8pm
  • Sunday 11th July, 8pm
  • Sunday 12th September, 8pm
  • Sunday 10th October, 8pm
  • Sunday 14th November, 8pm
  • Sunday 12th December, 8pm

*Please note that May’s quiz is the third Sunday and there is no quiz in August.

COVID-19 Update

March 19, 2020 | Children and Young People, Education, Learning and Outreach, Exhibitions, Things to do, Uncategorised, What's On | David Birks | No comment

Dear Museum Supporter,

Due to the ongoing situation with coronavirus/COVID-19 we have decided to cancel our activities and events programme for March, April and May. Activities and events planned for June onwards and are still due to take place but this may change over the coming weeks. This includes all schools workshops, guided walks, holiday activities and the Not In A Pub Quiz. The Shires Shopping Centre have not cancelled the activities we were due to run for them at present but this may well change in the near future – please see the Shires Shopping Centre website for up-to-date information.

We will try our best to to keep you updated via the website and our social media platforms.

Kind regards,

Trowbridge Museum

 

Feathered February

January 24, 2019 | Children and Young People, Things to do, What's On | David Birks | No comment

Join us in the February Half Term for three days of bird-themed crafts. Each workshop takes place in a different venue so make sure you note it down.
If you have a SEND child that would benefit from attending a quieter activity then please call us and we will try to accommodate you.

Tuesday 19th February: Feathered Friends (in the Shires Atrium)
Drop-in 10.30 – 3.30
Come along to the Shires Shopping Centre and make a (more…)

Adult Arts and Crafts

February 9, 2017 | Education, Learning and Outreach, Things to do, What's On | admin | No comment

Our new brochure detailing our spring/summer adult arts and craft workshops is out now. There are lots of great workshops to have a go at, all very affordable and no doubt very enjoyable. You can learn a variety of different art and craft skills including weaving, printmaking, felting, macrame and drawing. Booking is very straightforward – just go to www.ticketsource.co.uk/trowbridgemuseum. You can download a pdf of the brochure here – Spring/Summer Arts and Craft Brochure

 

Exciting new objects for our Magna Carta- Game of Barons exhibition!

April 11, 2015 | Exhibitions, Things to do, What's On | admin | No comment

Rare 13th century jug made at Laverstock, on loan from Salisbury Museum

Rare 13th century jug made at Laverstock, on loan from Salisbury Museum

Trowbridge Museum is now displaying discoveries from not one, but TWO former royal palaces, both used by the Plantagenet kings, both visited by King John, the monarch forced to agree to Magna Carta. (more…)

Calling all mouse hunters… New mouse hunt and new mice!

March 23, 2013 | Children and Young People, Interactives, Things to do, What's On | admin | No comment

Spring has sprung, the grass is riz,
I wonder where the mices is?

We have a brand new mouse hunt for you, and… (drum roll) (more…)

Spring & Summer Events Now Online

March 5, 2013 | Children and Young People, Exhibitions, Textile and Weaving Festival, Things to do, What's On | admin | No comment

Hi Folks, our latest programme of events and activities have just been added to the events pages. There is so much to join in with including Easter-themed craft activities, Monoprinting and a Fleece to Fabric spectacular at (more…)

Mouse Tweaking

August 21, 2012 | Children and Young People, Education, Learning and Outreach, Interactives, Things to do, What's On | admin | No comment

Hello fellow Mousehunters,

we’ve changed the mouse hunt a little bit. Instead of two separate mouse hunt sheets, we have combined the two into one sheet – you can still choose to do the Mini Mouse Hunt or the Big Mouse Hunt – and (more…)

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