Northampton Borough Council
Northampton Borough Council

Workshops, Talks & Tours


Museum Mornings for the Over 60s - all begin 10.30am

Northampton’s Industry of Yesteryear – National Grid

25th September

National Grid will talk to you about Northampton’s industry of yesteryear.

It will focus on the recent dismantling and regeneration of the 150 year old gasworks site on Towcester Road and the lives of those who worked there.

Creative Writers @ The Museum

9th October

Members of the Creative Writers group will each give a reading of poetry inspired by the exhibitions shown at the museum this year.

Northampton Town and County Art Society – Mike Salt

23rd October

Mike Salt, the president of the Town and County Art Society will give a talk about the society artists and his own work – talk to link in with their 101st annual exhibition at the museum.

Northampton Curiosities – Helen Crabtree

6th November

Helen will explore some fascinating curiosities about people and places in Northampton.

Alfred East - Geoff Hales

20th November

A talk about Alfred East the Northamptonshire landscape painter.

Mailing List 

If you would like to know about future exhibitions, events and workshops please email museums@northampton.gov.uk with your details and we will add you to our mailing list. Please state any preferences you may have e.g. Art, History or general. All information will be kept confidential and used only by the museum.