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April 2020

Kids Film Club: A Minuscule Adventure – Cancelled

April 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom

Please note this event has been cancelled due to the government advice regarding the Coronavirus. Apologies for any inconvenience. Watch the adventures of a lost young ladybird and the dedicated father who sets off to find him in this delightful film. This gorgeously animated, dialogue-free animation follows the adventure of a young ladybird, accidentally bound for the Caribbean, and his father who sets out to rescue him and return him home with the help of a friendly ant and an…

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Cancelled – Easter Activities: Create your own Fabergé egg

April 9 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£3

This event is cancelled, apologies for any inconvenience. Have fun and get crafty and create your own Easter egg to take home. Did you know the famous Fabergé family were Huguenot descendants? They created beautiful and intricate designs which all tell their own story. Create your own beautiful Easter egg in this drop-in workshop. Suitable for all ages. £3 per child or free with a family ticket. No need to book!

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Cancelled – Easter Activities: Create your own Fabergé egg

April 16 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£3

This event is cancelled, apologies for any inconvenience. Have fun and get crafty and create your own Easter egg to take home. Did you know the famous Fabergé family were Huguenot descendants? They created beautiful and intricate designs which all tell their own story. Create your own beautiful Easter egg in this drop-in workshop. Suitable for all ages. £3 per child or free with a  family ticket. No need to book!

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Postponed – Museum and French Hospital Tour

April 24 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£12,

This event is postponed until it is safe to do so. If you would like a refund please contact info@huguenotmuseum.org, or we will put you on a priority list for when we are able to start the tours again. Visit the museum and take a behind the scenes tour of The French Hospital, the Huguenot almshouses on Rochester High Street. This is an opportunity to see paintings and objects in The French Hospital that are not on permanent public display.…

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Postponed – Special exhibition: Phiz The Huguenot who drew Dickens

April 29 - September 5
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom

This exhibition is postponed until it is safe for the museum to open. A display of the drawings and prints by artist Phiz, who worked with Dickens and other authors to bring their stories to life. Hablot Knight Browne, better known as 'Phiz', helped Dickens create some of his most memorable characters, from Sam Weller to David Copperfield, illustrating key novels over 23 years. Phiz was the descendant of Huguenots who anglicised their name to Browne early in the 18th…

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May 2020

Postponed – Museums at Night

May 14 @ 6:30 am - 8:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£14,

This event is postponed until it is safe to do so. If you would like a refund please contact info@huguenotmuseum.org, or we will put you on a priority list for when we are able to start the talks again. We will open our doors in the evening for a talk as well as the opportunity to taste a selection of South African wines. As part of the national Museums at Night celebration, we will open our doors in the evening.…

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Postponed – Drypoint Etching with Heather Haythornthwaite

May 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£50

This event is postponed until it is safe to do so. If you would like a refund please contact info@huguenotmuseum.org, or we will put you on a priority list for when we are able to start the workshops again. Hablot Knight Browne better known as Phiz  illustrated some of Dickens' most famous work, with expressive pen and ink drawings that were engraved and then printed. In this workshop you will have the chance to consider the importance of these images…

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Postponed – Julian Woodford: The Boss of Bethnal Green

May 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£6

This event is postponed until it is safe to do so. If you would like a refund please contact info@huguenotmuseum.org, or we will put you on a priority list for when we are able to start the talks again. Discover the breathtakingly appalling life of Huguenot descendant Joseph Merceron (1764-1839). Discover the life of Joseph Merceron, gangster and corrupt magistrate, businessman and local politician, with the author of 'The Boss of Bethnal Green', Julian Woodford. Ruling Spitalfields and Bethnal Green…

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Cancelled – May Half Term: Family Coat of Arms Workshop

May 28 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
£3

This event is cancelled, apologies for any inconvenience. Create your own Coat of Arms in this fun family workshop. Many Huguenot families ad a Coat of Arms, delve into the world of heraldry and create your own using different materials. Design and decorate with symbols, shapes and colours which have a meaning for you! £3 per child or free with a family ticket. No need to book!

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June 2020

Cancelled – Film Night: Delicatessen

June 9 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£7

This event is cancelled. If you would like a refund please contact info@huguenotmuseum.org. Join us for a 1991 French, post-apocalyptic, black comedy film directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Marc Caro. Crazily inventive, visually extravagant, hilariously funny tale set in a post-apocalyptic burnt-out city where an ex-circus performer arrives looking for work and ends up becoming the next potential dish of the day of the resourceful local butcher. £7 Adult, £ 4.50 concession Refreshments and an opportunity to view the galleries…

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Postponed – Museum and French Hospital Tour

June 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom
£12,

This event is postponed until it is safe to do so. If you would like a refund please contact info@huguenotmuseum.org, or we will put you on a priority list for when we are able to start the tours again. Visit the museum and take a behind the scenes tour of The French Hospital, the Huguenot almshouses on Rochester High Street. This is an opportunity to see paintings and objects in The French Hospital that are not on permanent public display.…

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September 2020

Heritage Open Day 10.00am Time Slot

September 12 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom

This Heritage Open Day visit us for free! Explore the galleries and discover the incredible story of the Huguenots, French Protestants who fled to England to escape persecution from the 1500s into the 1700s. In the Museum you can also discover the story of The French Hospital, alms houses on Rochester High Street. Please note The French Hospital will not be open for Heritage Open Day this year. Did you know that 1 in 6 English people may be descended…

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Heritage Open Day 10.30am Time Slot

September 12 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

This Heritage Open Day visit us for free! Explore the galleries and discover the incredible story of the Huguenots, French Protestants who fled to England to escape persecution from the 1500s into the 1700s. In the Museum you can also discover the story of The French Hospital, alms houses on Rochester High Street. Please note The French Hospital will not be open for Heritage Open Day this year. Did you know that 1 in 6 English people may be descended…

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Heritage Open Day 11.00am Time Slot

September 12 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom

This Heritage Open Day visit us for free! Explore the galleries and discover the incredible story of the Huguenots, French Protestants who fled to England to escape persecution from the 1500s into the 1700s. In the Museum you can also discover the story of The French Hospital, alms houses on Rochester High Street. Please note The French Hospital will not be open for Heritage Open Day this year. Did you know that 1 in 6 English people may be descended…

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Heritage Open Day 11.30am Time Slot

September 12 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom

This Heritage Open Day visit us for free! Explore the galleries and discover the incredible story of the Huguenots, French Protestants who fled to England to escape persecution from the 1500s into the 1700s. In the Museum you can also discover the story of The French Hospital, alms houses on Rochester High Street. Please note The French Hospital will not be open for Heritage Open Day this year. Did you know that 1 in 6 English people may be descended…

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Heritage Open Day 12.00pm Time Slot

September 12 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom

This Heritage Open Day visit us for free! Explore the galleries and discover the incredible story of the Huguenots, French Protestants who fled to England to escape persecution from the 1500s into the 1700s. In the Museum you can also discover the story of The French Hospital, alms houses on Rochester High Street. Please note The French Hospital will not be open for Heritage Open Day this year. Did you know that 1 in 6 English people may be descended…

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Heritage Open Day 12.30pm Time Slot

September 12 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom

This Heritage Open Day visit us for free! Explore the galleries and discover the incredible story of the Huguenots, French Protestants who fled to England to escape persecution from the 1500s into the 1700s. In the Museum you can also discover the story of The French Hospital, alms houses on Rochester High Street. Please note The French Hospital will not be open for Heritage Open Day this year. Did you know that 1 in 6 English people may be descended…

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Heritage Open Day 1.00pm Time Slot

September 12 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom

This Heritage Open Day visit us for free! Explore the galleries and discover the incredible story of the Huguenots, French Protestants who fled to England to escape persecution from the 1500s into the 1700s. In the Museum you can also discover the story of The French Hospital, alms houses on Rochester High Street. Please note The French Hospital will not be open for Heritage Open Day this year. Did you know that 1 in 6 English people may be descended…

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Heritage Open Day 1.30pm Time Slot

September 12 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom

This Heritage Open Day visit us for free! Explore the galleries and discover the incredible story of the Huguenots, French Protestants who fled to England to escape persecution from the 1500s into the 1700s. In the Museum you can also discover the story of The French Hospital, alms houses on Rochester High Street. Please note The French Hospital will not be open for Heritage Open Day this year. Did you know that 1 in 6 English people may be descended…

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Heritage Open Day 2.00pm Time Slot

September 12 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The Huguenot Museum, 95 High Street
Rochester, Kent ME1 1LX United Kingdom

This Heritage Open Day visit us for free! Explore the galleries and discover the incredible story of the Huguenots, French Protestants who fled to England to escape persecution from the 1500s into the 1700s. In the Museum you can also discover the story of The French Hospital, alms houses on Rochester High Street. Please note The French Hospital will not be open for Heritage Open Day this year. Did you know that 1 in 6 English people may be descended…

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