Sheringham Museum  

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Sheringham, on the beautiful North Norfolk coast, has a history that stretches back over a thousand years. The Museum tells the story of the town and its proud, brave, independent people over the last two centuries, told through beautiful displays packed with interesting things to see, hear and do.

Step inside stunning galleries and walk amongst Sheringham's extraordinary historic fleet of lifeboats and fishing boats. Our collection includes a rich variety of photographs, social history items, agricultural and fishing artefacts as well as our spectacular fleet of boats. It's well worth a visit!

The Museum organises well over 20 public events over the year, with a major 3-month exhibition each summer and events to support Sheringham's many cultural initiatives. Our column over there to the right shows just the next four. A fuller list, with more details of the events is available by clicking HERE

Summer Exhibition - Ganseys from the Netherlands

Our very special Summer Exhibition is now open, with over sixty Dutch ganseys on view in a spectacular display around and above our lifeboats. Well worth a visit!.

Click this line for much more information on the exhibition, the end-of-exhibition Symposium (always popular!) and a few glimpses of the displays


               What's On?

             Our next four events -

1. Dutch Gansey Exhibition
More than 60 ganseys from Holland, reproducing the old patterns in modern yarns. A number of Sheringham ganseys will also be on show.
From June 1 until the end of September
2. Music at the Mo - July
Falling From Trees, Hot Raisin and Katie Spencer are performing at the Museum tonight.
Friday, July 28 at 7.15pm
3. Carnival Concert - Live Music at the Museum
A free live music performance at Sheringham Museum by Partners in Time.
7.15pm until 9pm
4. Gansey Symposium with Stella Ruhe
Click this line to see the Program and booking details.
From Friday evening, Sept. 29 to Sunday Oct 1