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Events at the Museum

The museum organises and presents a range of events throughout the year, generally cultural in nature. Our aim is to provide a series of enjoyable experiences for our community.

These events can cover quite a range of activities, but they all relate in some way to the life and culture of Sheringham and its surrounds.



Music at The Mo - Special Evening in November

The Trustees of Sheringham Museum and Music at The Mo are delighted to announce a very special event "An Evening with Martin Simpson" on Friday 10 November 2017.

Martin Simpson

"There is no doubt that after 45 years as a professional musician Martin is, right now, better than ever. Widely acknowledged as one of the finest acoustic and slide guitar players in the world, his interpretations of traditional songs are masterpieces of storytelling. His solo shows are intense, eclectic, spellbinding and deeply moving".

The doors will open at 6.45 pm and the concert will run from 7.30pm until 10pm. You can purchase tickets on line by using the form below.

A limited number of tickets are available to buy in advance at our reception desk at Sheringham Museum. See below for our opening times.

For further information, email: musicatthemo@icloud.com or visit: https://www.facebook.com/musatmo/



Below you will see details of the events we have coming up in the next three months - we hope you find them interesting!

Dutch Gansey Exhibition

From June 1 until the end of September

More than 60 ganseys from Holland, reproducing the old patterns in modern yarns. A number of Sheringham ganseys will also be on show. Entry to the exhibition is included in the normal museum entry fee

For further information, email: lesley.lougher@sheringhammuseum.co.uk


Music at the Mo - June

Friday. June 30 at 7.15pm

Our live concert at the museum this month showcases Late Nights Early Mornings, Chad Mason and Richard Sutton.
Entry via the Schools Entrance (Lifeboat Plain)
Free admission with a retiring collection.

For further information, email: musicatthemo@icloud.com

Website: https://www.facebook.com/musatmo/


Music at the Mo - July

Friday, July 28 at 7.15pm

Falling From Trees, Hot Raisin and Katie Spencer are performing at the Museum tonight.
Entry via the Schools Entrance (Lifeboat Plain)
Free admission with a retiring collection.

For further information, email: musicatthemo@icloud.com

Website: https://www.facebook.com/musatmo/


Carnival Concert - Live Music at the Museum

7.15pm until 9pm

A free live music performance at Sheringham Museum by Partners in Time.
With the Sheringham Carnival in full swing, this will be a popular event - numbers limited, so don't be late!
Entry via the Schools Entrance (Lifeboat Plain)
There will be a retiring collection.


Gansey Symposium with Stella Ruhe

From Friday evening, Sept. 29 - Oct 1

More detail to follow - watch this space!

For further information, email: lesley.lougher@sheringhammuseum.co.uk


Chalking Mammoths on the Prom

August 1 - all day outside the Museum

Sheringham's resident artist, muraliser, boat burner and all around fun guy will be inviting children of all ages to decorate the Promenade with mammoths. A Carnival event, of course.

For further information, email: enquiries@sheringhammuseum.co.uk


Carnival Parade

Late afternoon on Wednesday, 2 August

The Museum supports the Carnival and participates in the Wednesday parade each year. Look for something along the lines of fishermen's ganseys as our theme this year - then visit us in the Museum to see a magnificent exhibition of ganseys from Europe and the UK.


Music at the Mo - August

Friday, August 25 at 7.15pm

Another in our series of live concerts at the museum. Popular local trio Red Oktober play this evening, along with Bernard Hoskin, who is a songwriter, singer and multi-instrumentalist from Cambridge.
Entry via the Schools Entrance (Lifeboat Plain)
Free admission with a retiring collection.

For further information, email: musicatthemo@icloud.com

Website: https://www.facebook.com/musatmo/


Sheringham Yarn Market

September 9

Yarn and textile market with watercolours and lace and other local stalls.

For further information, email: lesley.lougher@sheringhammuseum.co.uk


The '40s Weekend

Sept 16 weekend, with a Museum talk

More details later!