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Heritage Events & Exhibitions

Exhibitions, Children’s workshops, guided walks, gallery activities, talks… there’s always something on at one of our sites.

Booking is advised for all children’s events. Tel: 01978 297 460 to guarantee a place.

Events

Please Note, some events may be postponed or cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control. You are advised to check with the event organiser beforehand.

Superheroes: The Legends of Today

Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Dr Who and Spider-Man have become the legends of our own era in the eternal struggle between good and evil. This exhibition celebrates these heroes of the imagination through the drawings of Wrexham-based illustrator, Neil Edwards. Illustrations reproduced courtesy of DC Comics, Marvel Comics and BBC/Titan Comics. A Wales – Year of Legends – 2017 exhibition

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives / Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam
Dates: 20/11/2017 to 25/11/2017
Time: Mon-Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults & children

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE

Date event submitted: 22 June 2017

The Heat of Battle: The Royal Welsh Fusiliers in Egypt and Palestine during the First World War

The Heat of Battle, Wrexham Museum’s latest ‘Windows on the World’ exhibition commemorates the story of the Allied campaign in Egypt and Palestine and highlights the distinguished role played by Welsh regiments on that front. Despite the importance of its successes to public morale during the First World War and the impact of the defeat of the Ottoman Empire in 1918 on world history during the 20th century, The Heat of Battle is the only UK exhibition about this front during the 2014–18 commemorations of the First World War.

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives | Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Wrecsam
Dates: 20/11/2017 to 25/11/2017
Time: Mon - Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults and children | Oedolion a phlant

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE | AM DDIM

Date event submitted: 31 October 2017

Bronington Hoard on Tour

Wrexham Museum will be showing a sample of coins from the recently discovered Bronington Hoard at Penley Rainbow Centre this November. Dating from the 15th century, this will be the first time the coins have been on public display. A wonderful opportunity to view the coins in the Maelor area before they go on display at Wrexham Museum in 2018. Free. No need to book just turn up anytime between 10am and 2.3pm.

Venue: Penley Rainbow Centre
Date: 20/11/2017
Time: 10am - 2.30pm

This is event is suitable for Any age

Contact Wrexham County Borough Museum on 01978 297460 or email museumeducation@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 15 November 2017

Bronington Hoard on Tour

Wrexham Museum will be showing a sample of coins from the recently discovered Bronington Hoard at Whitchurch Heritage Centre this November. Dating from the 15th century, this will be the first time the coins have been on public display. A wonderful opportunity to view the coins in the Maelor area before they go on display at Wrexham Museum in 2018. Free. No need to book just turn up anytime between 3pm and 8pm.

Venue: Whitchurch Heritage Centre, 12 St. Mary's Street, Whitchurch, SY13 1QY
Date: 23/11/2017
Time: 3pm - 8pm

This is event is suitable for Any age

Contact Wrexham County Borough Museum on 01978 297460 or email museumeducation@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 15 November 2017

The Heat of Battle: The Royal Welsh Fusiliers in Egypt and Palestine during the First World War

The Heat of Battle, Wrexham Museum’s latest ‘Windows on the World’ exhibition commemorates the story of the Allied campaign in Egypt and Palestine and highlights the distinguished role played by Welsh regiments on that front. Despite the importance of its successes to public morale during the First World War and the impact of the defeat of the Ottoman Empire in 1918 on world history during the 20th century, The Heat of Battle is the only UK exhibition about this front during the 2014–18 commemorations of the First World War.

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives | Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Wrecsam
Dates: 27/11/2017 to 02/12/2017
Time: Mon - Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults and children | Oedolion a phlant

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE | AM DDIM

Date event submitted: 31 October 2017

Superheroes: The Legends of Today

Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Dr Who and Spider-Man have become the legends of our own era in the eternal struggle between good and evil. This exhibition celebrates these heroes of the imagination through the drawings of Wrexham-based illustrator, Neil Edwards. Illustrations reproduced courtesy of DC Comics, Marvel Comics and BBC/Titan Comics. A Wales – Year of Legends – 2017 exhibition

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives / Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam
Dates: 27/11/2017 to 02/12/2017
Time: Mon-Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults & children

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE

Date event submitted: 22 June 2017

Bronington Hoard on Tour

Wrexham Museum will be showing a sample of coins from the recently discovered Bronington Hoard at Bronington School this November. Dating from the 15th century, this will be the first time the coins have been on public display. A wonderful opportunity to view the coins in the Maelor area before they go on display at Wrexham Museum in 2018. Free. No need to book just turn up anytime between 2pm and 4pm.

Venue: Bronington VA School, School Lane, Bronington, SY13 3HN
Date: 27/11/2017
Time: 2pm - 4pm

This is event is suitable for Any age

Contact Wrexham County Borough Museum on 01978 297460 or email museumeducation@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 15 November 2017

Superheroes: The Legends of Today

Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Dr Who and Spider-Man have become the legends of our own era in the eternal struggle between good and evil. This exhibition celebrates these heroes of the imagination through the drawings of Wrexham-based illustrator, Neil Edwards. Illustrations reproduced courtesy of DC Comics, Marvel Comics and BBC/Titan Comics. A Wales – Year of Legends – 2017 exhibition

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives / Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam
Dates: 04/12/2017 to 09/12/2017
Time: Mon-Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults & children

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE

Date event submitted: 22 June 2017

The Heat of Battle: The Royal Welsh Fusiliers in Egypt and Palestine during the First World War

The Heat of Battle, Wrexham Museum’s latest ‘Windows on the World’ exhibition commemorates the story of the Allied campaign in Egypt and Palestine and highlights the distinguished role played by Welsh regiments on that front. Despite the importance of its successes to public morale during the First World War and the impact of the defeat of the Ottoman Empire in 1918 on world history during the 20th century, The Heat of Battle is the only UK exhibition about this front during the 2014–18 commemorations of the First World War.

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives | Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Wrecsam
Dates: 04/12/2017 to 09/12/2017
Time: Mon - Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults and children | Oedolion a phlant

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE | AM DDIM

Date event submitted: 31 October 2017

The Heat of Battle: The Royal Welsh Fusiliers in Egypt and Palestine during the First World War

The Heat of Battle, Wrexham Museum’s latest ‘Windows on the World’ exhibition commemorates the story of the Allied campaign in Egypt and Palestine and highlights the distinguished role played by Welsh regiments on that front. Despite the importance of its successes to public morale during the First World War and the impact of the defeat of the Ottoman Empire in 1918 on world history during the 20th century, The Heat of Battle is the only UK exhibition about this front during the 2014–18 commemorations of the First World War.

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives | Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Wrecsam
Dates: 11/12/2017 to 16/12/2017
Time: Mon - Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults and children | Oedolion a phlant

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE | AM DDIM

Date event submitted: 31 October 2017

Superheroes: The Legends of Today

Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Dr Who and Spider-Man have become the legends of our own era in the eternal struggle between good and evil. This exhibition celebrates these heroes of the imagination through the drawings of Wrexham-based illustrator, Neil Edwards. Illustrations reproduced courtesy of DC Comics, Marvel Comics and BBC/Titan Comics. A Wales – Year of Legends – 2017 exhibition

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives / Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam
Dates: 11/12/2017 to 16/12/2017
Time: Mon-Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults & children

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE

Date event submitted: 22 June 2017

LIVE ICE CARVING AND FESTIVE FOOD MARKET

COOL FOR CHRISTMAS - LIVE ICE CARVING AND FESTIVE FOOD MARKET WREXHAM MUSEUM Chill Out for Christmas and come and see fantastic live ice carving at Wrexham Museum on Thursday 14th December from 3pm til 8pm. Its going to be a really cool event and all sponsored by Wrexham Lager with some great prizes to be won as well. Relax and enjoy your free complimentary drink in ice glass, grab some grub from our café do some Christmas shopping in our shop and free food tasting as well try some delicious local food from Mrs Picklepot , Sabor Damor , Veggie Fayre Brownies, etc Then you will be ready to watch the sensational live ice carving on the museum forecourt by Simon o Rourke. See if you can guess what the carving will be and get free bar of delicious chocolate. Tickets are £2.50 per adult or £5 for a family ( 2 adults and up to 3 children ) available from the Museum or online with a chance to win a free tour around Wrexham Lager Brewery and 12 bottles of Lager one for each day of Christmas ?

Venue: WREXHAM MUSEUM COUNTY BUILDINGS REGENT STREET LL11 1RB
Date: 14/12/2017
Time: 3PM - 8PM

This is event is suitable for 0- 80

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Box Office: 01978 297460 - advanced booking is required

Ticket Booking Website: http://Thisiswrexham.co.uk (external link)

Ticket Price: 2.50 per adult £5.00 family ticket

Date event submitted: 02 November 2017

Sew in the Season

Sew your very own mini Victorian scented stocking at Wrexham Museum Drop-in craft session suitable for families We recommend ages 5 and above due to sewing needles. £2 per stocking

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum, Regent Street, Wrexham, LL11 1RB
Date: 16/12/2017
Time: 11am – 1pm

This is event is suitable for 5+

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978297460 or email museumeducation@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: £2.00

Date event submitted: 17 November 2017

Superheroes: The Legends of Today

Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Dr Who and Spider-Man have become the legends of our own era in the eternal struggle between good and evil. This exhibition celebrates these heroes of the imagination through the drawings of Wrexham-based illustrator, Neil Edwards. Illustrations reproduced courtesy of DC Comics, Marvel Comics and BBC/Titan Comics. A Wales – Year of Legends – 2017 exhibition

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives / Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam
Dates: 18/12/2017 to 23/12/2017
Time: Mon-Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults & children

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE

Date event submitted: 22 June 2017

Superheroes: The Legends of Today

Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Dr Who and Spider-Man have become the legends of our own era in the eternal struggle between good and evil. This exhibition celebrates these heroes of the imagination through the drawings of Wrexham-based illustrator, Neil Edwards. Illustrations reproduced courtesy of DC Comics, Marvel Comics and BBC/Titan Comics. A Wales – Year of Legends – 2017 exhibition

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives / Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam
Dates: 02/01/2018 to 06/01/2018
Time: Mon-Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults & children

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE

Date event submitted: 22 June 2017

The Heat of Battle: The Royal Welsh Fusiliers in Egypt and Palestine during the First World War

The Heat of Battle, Wrexham Museum’s latest ‘Windows on the World’ exhibition commemorates the story of the Allied campaign in Egypt and Palestine and highlights the distinguished role played by Welsh regiments on that front. Despite the importance of its successes to public morale during the First World War and the impact of the defeat of the Ottoman Empire in 1918 on world history during the 20th century, The Heat of Battle is the only UK exhibition about this front during the 2014–18 commemorations of the First World War.

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives | Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Wrecsam
Dates: 02/01/2018 to 06/01/2018
Time: Mon - Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults and children | Oedolion a phlant

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE | AM DDIM

Date event submitted: 31 October 2017

Superheroes: The Legends of Today

Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Dr Who and Spider-Man have become the legends of our own era in the eternal struggle between good and evil. This exhibition celebrates these heroes of the imagination through the drawings of Wrexham-based illustrator, Neil Edwards. Illustrations reproduced courtesy of DC Comics, Marvel Comics and BBC/Titan Comics. A Wales – Year of Legends – 2017 exhibition

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives / Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam
Dates: 08/01/2018 to 13/01/2018
Time: Mon-Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults & children

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE

Date event submitted: 22 June 2017

Superheroes: The Legends of Today

Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Dr Who and Spider-Man have become the legends of our own era in the eternal struggle between good and evil. This exhibition celebrates these heroes of the imagination through the drawings of Wrexham-based illustrator, Neil Edwards. Illustrations reproduced courtesy of DC Comics, Marvel Comics and BBC/Titan Comics. A Wales – Year of Legends – 2017 exhibition

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives / Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam
Dates: 15/01/2018 to 20/01/2018
Time: Mon-Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults & children

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE

Date event submitted: 22 June 2017

Superheroes: The Legends of Today

Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Dr Who and Spider-Man have become the legends of our own era in the eternal struggle between good and evil. This exhibition celebrates these heroes of the imagination through the drawings of Wrexham-based illustrator, Neil Edwards. Illustrations reproduced courtesy of DC Comics, Marvel Comics and BBC/Titan Comics. A Wales – Year of Legends – 2017 exhibition

Venue: Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives / Amgueddfa ac Archifdy Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam
Dates: 22/01/2018 to 27/01/2018
Time: Mon-Fri 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

This is event is suitable for Adults & children

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297 460 or email museum@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE

Date event submitted: 22 June 2017

Messy Museum

Drop-in craft session especially for the under 3’s Make a butterfly print to take home £1.50 per baby / toddler

Venue: Wrexham Museum, Regent Street, Wrexham, LL11 1RB
Date: 12/02/2018
Time: 10.30am - 12noon

This is event is suitable for 0-3years

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297460 or email museumeducation@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: £1.50

Date event submitted: 17 November 2017

Make & Take

Create your very own beastly bug in our hands-on craft sessions for families No need to book, just turn up! £1.50 per craft

Venue: Wrexham Museum, Regent Street, Wrexham, LL111 RB
Date: 13/02/2018
Time: 10.30am - 12.30pm

This is event is suitable for Families

Contact Wrexham Museum on 01978 297460 or email museumeducation@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: £1.50

Date event submitted: 17 November 2017