Southend Museums invite you to their annual open day at Southchurch Hall – they “can’t promise snow but a super time for all the family is guaranteed”.
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A Southchurch Christmas @ Southchurch Hall Museum
Saturday 28th November – 10am to 4pm, FREE ADMISSION
A special event looking at how Christmas was celebrated during Tudor and Victorian times.
To help create that special Christmas atmosphere there be carol singing from 12.00pm and Tudor madrigal singing from 2.00pm. Throughout the day there will be other things to see and do including traditional ghost stories…
Refreshments are available, and there will also be some opportunities to buy a limited range of hand crafted gifts.
More info – HERE.
The Southchurch Hall is hosting a number of free events this week until Saturday. Every day, you can learn about the food of our ancestors through the talks and demonstrations of the objects from the Hall. On Thursday, the focus is on Victorians, whilst on Friday, you can find out more about the Tudor times.
Most popular among the kids will probably be the spooky storytelling which is on the Halloween – Saturday, 31 October, between 12-3pm.
Additionally you can take part in The Big Draw national event by sketching the Southchurch Hall’s mysterious cooking objects or colour in food for the grand Victorian table. Staff will be on hand to give tips on sketching and there will be free badges for all.
Southchurch Hall Museum / Southchurch Hall Close, T: 01702 467671