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Museum Lecture at Matthews Hall on Tuesday 27th July ‘Gardens of Devon’ by Julia Tremlett

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 at Bickham House for 28 years. As usual the lectures ...
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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 may be able to add more places. This is a ...
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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 dedicated team of volunteers for all their hard work enabling ...
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The Museum Comes To Town Sunday 19 January 

There will be a special free event at Matthews Hall, Topsham on Sunday 19th January. If you find it difficult ...
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Secret Gardens of Topsham

Secret Gardens of Topsham This popular open gardens event was to have taken place for the eighth time in 2020 ...
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Cancelled: Mother’s Day Event Sunday 22nd March 2020

Unfortunately this event has been cancelled ...
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Art & Advertising

The second Museum Lecture of the season is ‘Art & Advertising’ by John Francis on 25th May at 11 am ...
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Topsham Characters

TRYPHENA GALE (NÉE SPARKS) 1851 – 1890 Tryphena Sparks was born in Dorset and was the cousin and sweetheart of ...
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Another Topsham Character

ROY WHEELER (1914-2008) Does anyone remember Roy? When the Museum re-opens do come and listen to the recordings he made ...
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All New Full Colour Guide Available Now

This beautiful book, with rich colour photography, guides you room by room through Topsham Museum at 25 Strand.  It tells ...
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New – a Virtual Tour!

We are delighted to offer you the opportunity to explore the Museum on any day and at any time, despite ...
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Miniature Garden Competition for Children

Half-Term Event on Monday 31st May: Create a Miniature Garden - for Children aged 3-11 years. Children are invited to ...
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HMS Terror: built in Topsham now a TV Drama series

The Terror is an exciting Drama/Horror series that starts on BBC 2 on Wednesday 3rd March 2021. Named after the ...
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