Discovery Zone

Behind the Scenes 1 23.07.2015

Hands on History

Thursday 16 February, 11- 12.30pm

Step back in time with our collections team who will be giving you the opportunity to handle some of the interesting objects from our reserve collection which are all from the home of yesteryear.

Included in Admission


Cotswold Costume Collection

Wednesday 12 April, 11 – 12.30

Our Collections Team will be giving you the opportunity to have a close up look at some of our wonderful costume collection that is not usually on display. These include everyday outfits, military uniforms and outfits for special occasions.

Included in Admission


Abbey Artefacts

Wednesday 19 April, 11-12pm

As part of the Abbey 900 festival, we are bringing some of the artefacts from the 1960s excavation out of storage for this handling event. Come and see what it feels like to hold a piece of the Abbey.

Included in admission