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Posted: Apr 27, 2018

Royal Wedding Celebrations

A family activity day to celebrate the Royal Wedding.

A family activity day at the museum on Monday 7 May 2018, 10am to 2pm, will celebrate the Royal Wedding.

Discover a wide range of self directed activities. There will be kids crafts linked to marriage and royalty. Make your own flag, bunting and crown, or have a go at designing a wedding dress, groom's outfit and wedding cake. Design and make congratulations cards, which the museum will then send off to the happy couple. There will also be a pin the tail on the corgi competition.

The museum has delved into its archives to create a display of both local and royal wedding pictures through time. Discover how the themes and fashions have changed over the years. Wimborne Library will be providing a selection of Royal Wedding books, which can be flicked through at leisure.

The Garden Tea Room will be serving light savoury snacks, delicious cakes, cream teas and drinks. There will be a special offer on the day of a hot drink and slice of cake for £3.50.

Admission is £1.75 per person (annual ticket not valid), which includes entrance to the museum and garden. All children must be accompanied.

For further information please contact the museum.

Coronavirus update

Posted: Mar 19, 2020

The information centre, shop, tearoom and museum will be closed for the foreseeable future in light of the current government advice.

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Posted: Mar 9, 2020

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CANCELLED Gardeners Talk & Tea

Posted: Mar 6, 2020

Coming soon in association with Discover Wimborne……… Meet the green fingers behind the beautiful garden at the Priest's House Museum and take a strolling tour with our gardener to gain a fascinating insight into it's history. Afterwards enjoy a delicious slice of cake and hot drink of your choice in the Garden Tearoom. Tickets £5 including refreshments.

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Posted: Mar 6, 2020

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