What's On: August 2018


Saturday 14 July 3 months

Event:Bringing Home the Bacon
Details: 14th July 20th October 2018
Tuesday Saturday 10.00 am 5.00 pm
Discover how we have sourced and consumed food in Hertford in this fascinating exhibition illustrated by a wealth of objects from the museums collection
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992582686

Tuesday 21 August 3 days

Event:Summer at Hertford Museum: Week 4 Around the World
Details: Help us celebrate the global breadth of our museum collections by creating a map-mobile. Create crafty animals inspired by the adventures of Victorian explorer Alfred Russell Wallace.
Tues 21st August Thurs 23rd August, 10.30-3.30pm (last entry 3pm).
£2 per child. Free spaces available *

*Free places
For children of low income families
Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.
65 FREE places available for our drop in activities on Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Proof of low income in the form of a benefits letter or tax credits aware letter must be shown at the time of booking sessions or upon arrival at drop in sessions.



Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:1992582686

Friday 24 August 8.30pm - 11pm

Event:Hertford Castle Open Air Cinema - Dirty Dancing
Details: Hertford Castle will host an Open Air Cinema screening of Dirty Dancing with the Castle as its backdrop. Spectators can bring along picnic chairs, snacks and sit back to relax and enjoy the movie underneath the stars. Refreshments available. This spectacular evening sold out last year so tickets must be purchased in advance.

Tickets Priced at £7 per evening per person
Tickets will be available from Hertford Town & Tourist Information Centre or by calling 01992 584322.

Gates Open at 19:00 Film Starts at 20:30
Venue:Hertford Castle, Hertford, SG14 1HR
Contact:Hertford Town Council
Tel:01992 552885

Saturday 25 August 8.30pm - 11pm

Event:Hertford Castle Open Air Cinema - Ghostbusters (1984)
Details: Hertford Castle will host an Open Air Cinema screening of Ghostbusters (1984) with the Castle as its backdrop. Spectators can bring along picnic chairs, snacks and sit back to relax and enjoy the movie underneath the stars. Refreshments available. This spectacular evening sold out last year so tickets must be purchased in advance.

Tickets Priced at £7 per evening per person
Tickets will be available from Hertford Town & Tourist Information Centre or by calling 01992 584322.

Gates Open at 19:00 Film Starts at 20:30
Venue:Hertford Castle, Hertford, SG14 1HR
Contact:Hertford Town Council
Tel:01992 552885

Sunday 26 August 1 day only

Event:Musical Mystery Tour: Los Chicos Muertos at Hertford Museum
Details: Sunday 26th August. 2.00 4.30 pm
Los Chicos Muertos will be playing live in our beautiful garden (weather permitting)!
Second surprise act to be announced.
Its Free. Family friendly. Licensed bar!
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:1992582686

Tuesday 28 August 3 days

Event:Summer at Hertford Museum: Week 5 Dastardly Dinosaurs
Details: Find out about dinosaurs and fossil hunting. Make a fabulous dinosaur jelly print, press your own dinosaur fossil and more!
Tues 28th August Thurs 30th August, 10.30-3.30pm (last entry 3pm).
£2 per child. Free spaces available *

*Free places
For children of low income families
Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.
65 FREE places available for our drop in activities on Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Proof of low income in the form of a benefits letter or tax credits aware letter must be shown at the time of booking sessions or upon arrival at drop in sessions.


Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:1992582686


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