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Going up to London to see the Lord Mayor!

Representatives from Trowbridge, Magna Carta Baron Town, help re-enact the rebellious barons’ occupation of London in May 1215.
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May 16, 2015  /  Comments Off on Going up to London to see the Lord Mayor!
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Really weaving our way through history!

Come to Trowbridge Museum and see history in action as we launch our new live weaving demonstrations. Read More…

May 13, 2015  /  Comments Off on Really weaving our way through history!

Trowbridge Town Historic Trails

Come and join us for our brand new history trails and discover the Town’s fascinating history and unique heritage!

 

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May 7, 2015  /  Comments Off on Trowbridge Town Historic Trails

Massive coup for our Magna Carta festival- a talk by historical novelist Elizabeth Chadwick

 Slider_MarshallsComing to Trowbridge Museum in July- award-winning, best-selling author Elizabeth Chadwick! Elizabeth will talk about  her work and her medieval hero of the Magna Carta era, William Marshal. Read More…

May 1, 2015  /  Comments Off on Massive coup for our Magna Carta festival- a talk by historical novelist Elizabeth Chadwick

New exhibits for Magna Carta exhibition!

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Henry de Bohun maquette with his new shield

Our current exhibition, “Magna Carta- Game of Barons” now features some new exhibits produced by local U3A members. Read More…

May 1, 2015  /  Comments Off on New exhibits for Magna Carta exhibition!

Win a book in our free prize draw!

The Scarlet Lion by Elizabeth Chadwick

The Scarlet Lion by Elizabeth Chadwick

Win a signed copy of one of Elizabeth Chadwick’s novels set in the medieval period! Just visit our FREE! Magna Carta- Game of Barons exhibition and fill out a questionnaire to be entered into the prize draw.
Children can enter too, and will win a mystery book! Just make sure you put your contact details on your sheet and hand it in at the Museum Shop.

May 1, 2015  /  Comments Off on Win a book in our free prize draw!