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Special Countess Wear Paper Mill Exhibition 22nd-27th May only

Special Countess Wear Paper Mill Exhibition 22nd-27th May only

This is a rare chance to see the special wooden model of the Countess Wear Paper Mill. Discover how the paper mill once turned London rags into banknotes for the Empire.The mill produced paper for newsprint and bank notes from around 1650 until 1885.  It's an important local landmark and part of a rapidly changing riverscape.  Rodney Coffin spent ten years searching for this model ...
The Thomas the Tank Engine Man-My Father by Veronica Chambers: Thursday 16th May 11am-12noon (doors open 10.45am).

The Thomas the Tank Engine Man-My Father by Veronica Chambers: Thursday 16th May 11am-12noon (doors open 10.45am).

Daytime Lecture Matthews Hall Thursday 16th May 11am-12noon (doors open 10.45am). The Thomas the Tank Engine Man-My Father by Veronica Chambers Our lecture on Thursday 16th May will bring back many memories. Our excuse for the lecture is that Topsham is on a branch line-we couldn’t resist a talk on “Thomas the Tank Engine Man-my Father”. Veronica Chambers is the elder daughter of Rev Wilbert ...
Tea Room Volunteers Coffee Morning: Free Coffee and Cake!

Tea Room Volunteers Coffee Morning: Free Coffee and Cake!

On Tuesday 14th May 10.30 - 12.00 Come join us down at the Museum for a chat about volunteering in the Tea Room/Garden . If you’re new to the area, or been here for a while, it’s a great way to make friends, feel part of the community and support our wonderful Museum. Anyone interested in finding out more is very welcome-you can meet Stevie ...
Free Guided Walk of Topsham

Free Guided Walk of Topsham

Free Guided Walks in Topsham re-start tomorrow! Ideal for visitors to Topsham, those new to area or anyone interesed in discovering more about Topsham. Come and enjoy a personal tour of this wonderful town. All tours start at Holman Way Car Park at 2pm. From May until September ...

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Join The Club Sunday 28th April at Matthews Hall

Join The Club Sunday 28th April at Matthews Hall

Join The Club, Matthews Hall Sunday 28th April 28, 11am to 3pm Come and have a chat with us tomorrow ...
Storm in the Teapot Show on Tuesday 9th April

Storm in the Teapot Show on Tuesday 9th April

We are excited to welcome Boo to the Goose Theatre Company to the Museum on April 9th at 2.30pm. 'Storm ...
Pre -School Story Time

Pre -School Story Time

It’s Story Time down at the Museum tomorrow! On Tuesday 2nd April at 10.30 am it's the return of this ...
Thursday 14th March-Exploring the Indigo Trail: a global story by Jenny Balfour Paul.

Thursday 14th March-Exploring the Indigo Trail: a global story by Jenny Balfour Paul.

Join us at Matthews Hall for our last evening winter lecture on Thursday 14th March-Exploring the Indigo Trail: a global ...
Mother's Day Full Afternoon Tea: Sunday 10th March

Mother’s Day Full Afternoon Tea: Sunday 10th March

You are invited to book a delicious afternoon tea for Mother’s Day on Sunday 10th March. This will include finger ...
Romans in Topsham and Beyond: On Saturday 2nd March 2024. 9.30am - 3pm at Topsham Museum

Romans in Topsham and Beyond: On Saturday 2nd March 2024. 9.30am – 3pm at Topsham Museum

This will be an exciting full day symposium looking at the Roman occupation of Topsham including recent discoveries. The day ...
Christmas Market Sunday 3rd December 11am-3pm and other Christmas Events

Christmas Market Sunday 3rd December 11am-3pm and other Christmas Events

Our popular Christmas Market will take place at Matthews Hall from 11am to 3pm and is the ideal opportunity for children and ...
Museum Opens Wednesday 29th March with new exhibition

Museum Opens Wednesday 29th March with new exhibition

The covers are coming off, the collection is in tip top condition, and we are looking forward to welcoming regular, ...
Easter Bug Hunt Good Friday 7th April-Easter Monday 10th April from 2pm

Easter Bug Hunt Good Friday 7th April-Easter Monday 10th April from 2pm

We have a special children’s trail for Easter, Freddie, the Lockdown Fox , has images of his friends hidden in ...
Museum Lecture: Tuesday 18 April at Matthews Hall: 12 noon, Doors Open 11.45

Museum Lecture: Tuesday 18 April at Matthews Hall: 12 noon, Doors Open 11.45

Floods along the Exe – past, present and future. By John Davidson This talk will look at the long history ...