Events @ Newton Abbot Museum

Twilight Sketching

28th November and 12th December


No need to pre-book

Free session, just bring your own sketch pad and pencils and take inspiration from the museum displays.





Saturday 3rd December


Victorian Christmas Toys

Take inspiration from the homemade toys of the Victorian period and create your own peg doll!

Tickets for the Museum: Make and Create workshops are available through the museum website:






Victorian Evening,

7th December


The museum will have a stall at the Newton Abbot Victorian Evening.











Festive children’s reading 

‘’Twas the night before Tudor Christmas’,

Saturday 10th December,

10:45am arrival for an 11am start

Come on down to Newton Abbot Museum for a Tudor inspired festive reading. Join Rosemary Griggs dressed as Tudor Lady Katherine as she reads’ the retelling of the classic story ‘Twas the night before Tudor Christmas by Laura Loney in front of the Tudor wooden fire surround.

Free, pre-booking recommended






Warm Bank

2nd, 9th and 16th December,


No need to pre-book

There is plenty of inspiration for creative writing or art activities (or bring your own project to work on).