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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.

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.

Penley Hospital: The Story of a Polish Community in Wales

An exhibition about the Poles who made their home in a small village in the Maelor in the years following the Second World War. The exhibition, created with the help of former residents of Penley Hospital camp and volunteers includes: • Artefacts from the former hospital and its chapel such as the reredos (a three-part artwork centred on the Madonna and Child. • A film based on archive recordings of life at the hospital in the 1960s • A slideshow of photographs of the community • A chance for younger ones to dress up in Polish style national costume, following a well-established tradition at Penley.

Venue: Amgueddfa Wrexham / Wrexham Museum
Dates: 03/05/2019 to 08/06/2019
Time: Mon-Fri 10am - 5pm; Sat 11am - 4pm

This is event is suitable for Pawb / All

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

Ticket Price: AM DDIM / FREE

Date event submitted: 18 March 2019

Penley Hospital: The Story of a Polish Community in Wales

An exhibition about the Poles who made their home in a small village in the Maelor in the years following the Second World War. The exhibition, created with the help of former residents of Penley Hospital camp and volunteers includes: • Artefacts from the former hospital and its chapel such as the reredos (a three-part artwork centred on the Madonna and Child. • A film based on archive recordings of life at the hospital in the 1960s • A slideshow of photographs of the community • A chance for younger ones to dress up in Polish style national costume, following a well-established tradition at Penley.

Venue: Amgueddfa Wrecsam / Wrexham Museum
Dates: 20/05/2019 to 25/05/2019
Time: Mon - Fri 10am - 5pm; Sat 11am - 4pm

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

Ticket Price: AM DDIM / FREE

Date event submitted: 18 March 2019

Penley Hospital: The Story of a Polish Community in Wales

An exhibition about the Poles who made their home in a small village in the Maelor in the years following the Second World War. The exhibition, created with the help of former residents of Penley Hospital camp and volunteers includes: • Artefacts from the former hospital and its chapel such as the reredos (a three-part artwork centred on the Madonna and Child. • A film based on archive recordings of life at the hospital in the 1960s • A slideshow of photographs of the community • A chance for younger ones to dress up in Polish style national costume, following a well-established tradition at Penley.

Venue: Amgueddfa Wrecsam / Wrexham Museum
Dates: 28/05/2019 to 01/06/2019
Time: Mon-Fri 10am - 5pm; Sat 11am - 4pm

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

Ticket Price: AM DDIM / FREE

Date event submitted: 18 March 2019

Penley Hospital: The Story of a Polish Community in Wales

An exhibition about the Poles who made their home in a small village in the Maelor in the years following the Second World War. The exhibition, created with the help of former residents of Penley Hospital camp and volunteers includes: • Artefacts from the former hospital and its chapel such as the reredos (a three-part artwork centred on the Madonna and Child. • A film based on archive recordings of life at the hospital in the 1960s • A slideshow of photographs of the community • A chance for younger ones to dress up in Polish style national costume, following a well-established tradition at Penley.

Venue: Amgueddfa Wrecsam / Wrexham Museum
Dates: 03/06/2019 to 08/06/2019
Time: Mon - Fri 10am - 5pm; Sat 11am - 4pm

This is event is suitable for Odeolion a Phlant / Adults and children

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

Ticket Price: AM DDIM / FREE

Date event submitted: 18 March 2019

Penley Hospital: The Story of a Polish Community in Wales

An exhibition about the Poles who made their home in a small village in the Maelor in the years following the Second World War. The exhibition, created with the help of former residents of Penley Hospital camp and volunteers includes: • Artefacts from the former hospital and its chapel such as the reredos (a three-part artwork centred on the Madonna and Child. • A film based on archive recordings of life at the hospital in the 1960s • A slideshow of photographs of the community • A chance for younger ones to dress up in Polish style national costume, following a well-established tradition at Penley.

Venue: Amgueddfa Wrecsam / Wrexham Museum
Dates: 10/06/2019 to 15/06/2019
Time: Mon - Fri 10am - 5pm; Sat 11am - 4pm

This is event is suitable for Oedolion a Phlant / Adults and children

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

Ticket Price: AM DDIM /FREE

Date event submitted: 18 March 2019

Penley Hospital: The Story of a Polish Community in Wales

An exhibition about the Poles who made their home in a small village in the Maelor in the years following the Second World War. The exhibition, created with the help of former residents of Penley Hospital camp and volunteers includes: • Artefacts from the former hospital and its chapel such as the reredos (a three-part artwork centred on the Madonna and Child. • A film based on archive recordings of life at the hospital in the 1960s • A slideshow of photographs of the community • A chance for younger ones to dress up in Polish style national costume, following a well-established tradition at Penley.

Venue: Amgueddfa Wrecsam / Wrexham Museum
Dates: 17/06/2019 to 22/06/2019
Time: Mon - Fri 10am - 5pm; Sat 11am - 4pm

This is event is suitable for Oedolion a Phlant / Adults and children

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

Ticket Price: AM DDIM /FREE

Date event submitted: 18 March 2019

Guided Tour of Bersham Ironworks

Enjoy a guided tour of Bersham Ironworks and learn all about 'Iron Mad Jack', John Wilkinson. We recommend wearing sturdy footwear. No need to book, just turn up. Parking available at Bersham Heritage Centre: LL14 4HT

Venue: Gwaith Haearn y Bers / Bersham Ironworks
Date: 13/07/2019
Time: 10AM - 11.30AM

This is event is suitable for Pawb / All

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

Ticket Price: Am Ddim / Free

Date event submitted: 01 May 2019

Guided Tour of Bersham Ironworks

Enjoy a guided tour of Bersham Ironworks and learn about 'Iron Mad Jack', John Wilkinson and the national importance of this special site. We recommend wearing sturdy footwear. No need to book, just turn up. Park available at Bersham heritage Centre: LL14 4HT

Venue: Gwaith Haearn y Bers / Bersham Ironworks
Date: 07/09/2019
Time: 10AM - 11.30AM

This is event is suitable for Pawb / All

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

Ticket Price: Am Ddim / Free

Date event submitted: 01 May 2019