Peterborough Museum And Art Gallery

Peterborough Museum And Art Gallery
Priestgate, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 1LF
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Calligraphy Workshop

Discover the fundamental principles of calligraphy. Learn the foundational script using a dip pen and ink, and explore how to construct letters through demonstrations and individual practice. With personalised support, you'll create a bookmark, greetings card or short quotation. Plus take home all the equipment you'll…

Thu 10 Nov

£55 / 01733 864663

Curse Of The Egyptian Mummy

A mysterious, Ancient Egyptian object has come to Peterborough Museum and someone's ghastly ghost is not very happy! Will you be the one to brave the creepy corridors, decode hard-to-read hieroglyphics and use all the clues you can find to break the chaotic curse - or will the spooky spirit have you running for your Mummy?

Thu 27 Oct

£4 ( £12; Children £3) / 01733 864663

Part of Family Arts Festival.

Fri 28 Oct

£4 ( £12; Children £3) / 01733 864663

Part of Family Arts Festival.

The History And Ephemera Of Tourism - The Thomas Cook Archives

A talk followed by Q&A by Archivist Paul Smith Travel diaries from the first trips to Egypt and Switzerland in the 1860s, thousands holiday brochures and handbooks dating from as early as 1845 and even a handmade rolling pin! Join the Thomas Cook Archivist Paul Smith to explore the hidden treasures this archive…

Original Writings From Thomas Cook - Archivist Workshop

In 1872 Thomas Cook embarked on a journey by steamship, rail and air, visiting countries across the world. This Round the World Tour became an annual event and 144 years on is a trip now made by countless adventure-seekers. 25,000 miles, 222 days from America to Egypt, 31 Sundays of letters home. Get up close to seldom…

Wish You Were Here Family Tours

Be a time-travelling tourist! Join our costumed guide to take a tour of the Wish You Were Here exhibition exploring 175 years of travel with Thomas Cook! Perfect for families, this 30 minute tour offers the chance to discover the story of holidays over the last 175 years and learn what tourists use to look forward to on…

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