Christmas Cards for 2021

Following on from the hugely successful 2020 Lockdown Fox book and cards by local artist and Topsham Museum volunteer Phil Keen, we are delighted to be offering his new card for 2021. ‘Christmas Ferry’ shows the Lockdown Fox waiting hopefully, for the foot ferry on the opposite side of the river, looking over the water…

Cosy Routes Topsham Trail

We are delighted to be part of the COSY ROUTES Topsham trail. As part of this intiative the Museum will be accepting ‘Cream Tea for Two’ vouchers generously sponsored by Rodney Spiller, Wealth Management Ltd, who is also the Museum’s treasurer. So, if you know of someone who is living with dementia that may want…

Trick or Treat: Museum Lecture Fakes and Forgeries by Richard Kay

Museum Lecture at Matthews Hall on Tuesday 28th September, doors open 11.30 am for 12 noon start Originally planned for October 2020 we are very pleased to welcome Richard Kay MA (Lawrences Auctioneers) to speak about Fakes and Forgeries. So, although it may be a little early for ‘Trick or Treat’ we do hope you…

Coffee Morning: Tuesday 24th August from 10 am

We are so pleased this Town Fayre event can go ahead this year. Come and enjoy a coffee or tea with friends and family in our beautiful gardens. There will be stalls selling cakes, preserves, garden produce and books as well as items from the Museum shop. You can also visit our special 2021 Market…

Official Launch of ‘When the Devil came to Topsham’

Saturday 7th August in the Riverside Garden from 2pm Snow in August? Yes, there will be snow in the Riverside Garden to celebrate the launch of Phil Keen’s book ‘When the Devil Comes to Topsham’. If you loved the story and illustrations in ‘The Lock Down Fox’ also by Phil then we are sure you…

This Lecture will take place at Matthews Hall, 11.30 doors open for 12 pm start. The lecture by Julia Tremlett is about the National Garden Scheme since its founding, the charities it supports, and describes some of the NGS gardens in Devon. Julia Tremlett was the treasurer for the NGS. She has been opening her gardens…

Fish and Ships: A play in a Day Paddleboat Theatre Tuesday 17th August

A free family event for children 6-12 with a parent/guardian 10am-4.00pm. We are excited to announce this special event for children aged 6-12 years old, accompanied by a parent/guardian. There are limited places for 20 children with 20 adults to ensure we comply with any COVID restrictions still in place. If restrictions are lifted we…

Thursday 24th June: Opening Day for 2021 Season

The covers are off at long last! We are delighted to confirm the Museum will be opening its doors to new and returning visitors on Thursday 24th June. Considerable preparation has gone into ensuring we are able to provide a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone visiting the Museum. We would like to thank our…