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Events

2018 SUMMER OPENING
Mar
31
to Sep 30

2018 SUMMER OPENING

  • MOira Furnace Museum & Country Park (map)
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The Country park is accessible every day with Free parking on site until 5pm.

The Museum is open every Saturday & Sunday 11am -4pm and also on Bank Holiday Mondays.

Boat trips are available when the Museum is open, on the half hour with additional trips at busy times. Purchase tickets in the Museum.

For school holiday opening times please contact the office - 01283 224667

 

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Wildlife Scavenger Hunt Activities
Jul
29
11:30 AM11:30

Wildlife Scavenger Hunt Activities

Yet another free to enter activity. A Family Fun Day suitable for all ages. Become a Nature Detective hunting for bugs, leaves and flowers in the Country Park surrounding the Furnace and receive a certificate for your efforts. All the usual fun at the Furnace with the Museum open and Joseph Wilkes boat rides throughout the day. Bring a picnic for a great day out.

 

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Moira by the Sea
Jun
24
11:00 AM11:00

Moira by the Sea

Our June Family Fun Day has a seaside theme. Fingers crossed that the weather is kind. Bring your picnic, play in the sandpit, enjoy an ice-cream. We can now confirm that there will be a children's entertainer with us throughout the day. He will be performing Punch and Judy shows, Juggling and Balloon Modelling. Museum open and boat trips available every hour from 11:30.

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Summer Half Term Opening
May
28
to Jun 3

Summer Half Term Opening

The Museum is open every day this week (Sunday 27th May - Sunday 3rd June). Families can continue to take part in our 'Matchbox Challenge' whilst we still have matchboxes and prizes.

Joseph Wilkes boat trips will be running every hour from 11:30am - 3pm - a rare opportunity to see the Coot chicks hatched over the weekend.

Buy your tickets, souvenirs and refreshments from the Museum shop by the canal bridge.

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Bank Holiday Family Fun Day
May
27
11:00 AM11:00

Bank Holiday Family Fun Day

Come along with your family and enjoy taking part in the 'Matchbox Challenge'. It's free to enter the competition and you could be winners! All the usual fun at the Furnace with the Museum open and Joseph Wilkes boat rides throughout the day. Bring a picnic for a great day out.

 

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