Events Calendar

Coming soon:-

‘The Skies Above’ Nighttime Event

This after hour’s family event is run in partnership with Mansfield and Ashfield Astronomical Society

For more information contact Jodie Henshaw

Monday 22 January (Time to be confirmed)

(Cost to be confirmed)

Valuation Day

An auctioneer from Bamfords Derby will be on hand to value your treasured possessions. Please note: this free event can get very busy.

This event is free

Monday 5 February 1pm-3pm
Monday 5 March 1pm-3pm
Monday 5 April 1pm-3pm

Market Town Network Events

Event name What? When?
Little Potters Drop in session for pre-school children (and their carers). Children will be given the opportunity to explore clay and create a mini-me for inclusion in the "This is Me, This is Mansfield" exhibition. Thursday 18th January 2018
10.30am - 2pm
Mud Heads - Local Business Challenge Generation Game-style pottery challenge where contestants from local businesses battle it out to create the best clay selfies. Thursday 1st February 2018
7-9pm
Exhibition launch Afternoon showcase of live music, with refreshments. Saturday 17th February
1-3pm
This is Me, This is Mansfield Exhibition of intergenerational art work created by the people of Mansfield. Saturday 17th February - Saturday 24th March 2018
Mansfield Masquerades A family friendly mini-festival in collaboration with Big Fish Little Fish Events Tickets to go on sale from the Museum in February. Sunday 18th March 2018
1-4pm at Create Theatre (venue tbc)

February

Jobs for Kids

ArtBeat!

Doctor Dress Up

Monday 19 February 10am-1pm

£1.50

Build It!

Everyone knows Lego: here's a chance to try your hand at building with more unusual sets and toys.

Tuesday 20 February 10am-3pm

Free

ArtBeat!

Paper Fireman

Wednesday 21 February 10am-1pm

£1.50

ArtBeat!

Make your own tool belt

Thursday 22 February 10am-1pm

£1.50

ArtBeat!

Mini Shops

Friday 23 February 10am-1pm

£1.50

Easter

ArtBeat!

Pop-up Flowers

Tuesday 3 April 10am-1pm

£1.50

ArtBeat!

Spring-time chich puppets

Wednesday 4 April 10am-1pm

£1.50

ArtBeat!

Bunny spoons

Thursday 5 April 10am-1pm

£1.50

ArtBeat!

Paper spring wreaths

Friday 6 April 10am-1pm

£1.50

Health and Wellbeing Festival

A full week of events, displays and workshops aimed at families

Monday 9 April - Saturday 14 April

Artbeat! Colourful Jellyfish

Tuesday 8 August 10am-1pm

£1.50

Artbeat! Peggy the Giraffe

Wednesday 9 August 10am-1pm

£1.50

Artbeat! Crazy Cress Caterpillar

Thursday 10 August 10am-1pm

This event is free!

Artbeat! Pretty Flamingos

Tuesday 15 August 10am-1pm

£1.50

White Post Farm Animal Roadshow

Wednesday 16 August 10am-3.30pm

Free event

'Dog Safety for Kids' with Mansfield District Council Environment and Public Protection Team

Thursday 17 August 10am-2pm

Free event

Meet a Guide Dog Day

With staff, volunteers and dogs from Guide Dogs for the Blind

Friday 18 August 10am-2pm

Free event wih a small charge for some activities and games

Lego Day

Monday 21 August 10am-3pm

Free event

Artbeat! Paper Plate Dragons

Tuesday 22 August 10am-1pm

£1.50

Artbeat! Turn a Kitchen Roll into a Beautiful Unicorn

Wednesday 23 August 10am-1pm

£1.50

Artbeat! Crocodile Crafts

Thursday 24 August 10am-1pm

£1.50

Artbeat! Lollipop Stick Dogs

Friday 25 August 10am-1pm

£1.50

Bank Holiday

The museum is closed

Monday 28 August

Artbeat! Peacock Pictures

Tuesday 29 August 10am-1pm

£1.50

Artbeat! Tropical Bird Cage

Wednesday 30 August 10am-1pm

£1.50

Artbeat! Dancing Dolphin Diorama

Thursday 31 August 10am-1pm

£1.50

Artbeat! Design Your Own colourful Lizard

Friday 1 September 10am-1pm

£1.50

Valuation Day

An auctioneer from Bamfords Derby will be on hand to value your treasured possessions. Please note: this free event can get very busy.

This event is free!

Monday 2 October 1pm-3pm
Monday 6 November 1pm-3pm
Monday 4 December 1pm-3pm
Monday 5 February 1pm-3pm
Monday 5 March 1pm-3pm

Mansfield Museum Christmas Market

Over 40 stalls and its free to get in!

Thursday 30 November 10am till 4pm
Friday 1 December 10am till 4pm
Saturday 2 December 10am till 4pm

Free

This is general information that covers all the Museum sessions

Please note:
Although Mansfield Museum makes every effort to inform visitors of changes to information and opening times, we are sometimes unable to do so due to unforeseen circumstances - please contact us before making travel and other arrangements to avoid disappointment.

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