Events

Wimborne History Festival

From: 10:00am to 16:30pm, Jul 22, 2018  

Toy soldier casting

Pop in to the museum to find out about casting First World War toy soldiers. You can paint one to take away with you.

Enjoy traditional Edwardian games in the garden.

Discover life on the Home Front with recipes from the period. Test your knowledge with our First World War quiz.

Do you have any family stories of life during the First World War? Pop along to the oral history station.

The museum's 'The One Hundred Year Heritage of the First World War for Wimborne and East Dorset' project, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, will have a stand, along with the Somerset and Dorset Family History Society.

Discover 'Wildflowers', an exhibition of Edwardian childhood, and 'Only A Boy', a display commemorating the lives of two young soldiers.

Part of Wimborne History Festival.

FREE entry

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