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Time to Shine

Calendar Icon Wed 29 May 2024 - Wed 29 May 2024
Clock 10:30 - 15:00
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Star Part of Our Year 2024

About

Time flies when you are making history – let’s find time to shine at Pontefract Museum!   


Learn about watchmaker Maria Taylor and other local Victorian businesswomen.


Be a time-travelling detective and go on a terrific treasure hunt.  


Build a working clock and decorate it with your own letters and patterns.  


This event is suitable for children aged 6+


This event is part of #WordFest #MakeWordsCount and Our Year – Wakefield District 2024.


This event is inspired by the Ladies Who Launch: Celebrating Pontefract’s Women in Business exhibition at Pontefract Museum.


Venue opening hours

Monday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Friday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday : 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday : Closed

    Access facilities

  • Accessible Car Parking
  • Accessible Toilet
  • Assistance Dogs Welcome
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Guide Dogs Welcome
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Event sessions

Time to Shine

Venue Details

Find us at

5 Salter Row, Pontefract, WF8 1BA

Phone

01977722740

Email

museums@wakefield.gov.uk