WHAT'S ON AT THE MUSEUM


The museum has a lively programme of events open to all. Please see below for what's on at the museum.

Showing events in August 2022

Stevens Competition Exhibition
1 Jul. 2022 - 6 Aug. 2022


Event category: Exhibition

Price: Free
Location: The Stained Glass Museum Shop
An exhibition to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Stevens Architectural Glass Competition organised by the Worshipful Company of Glaziers and Painters on Glass. Featuring selected entries from the 2022 competition to design a window to commemorate the life and work of WWI poet Wilfred Owen for All Saints' Church, Dunsden, and previous prize winners from previous decades.

Free entry to exhibition in museum shop and entrance area. Usual admission charges apply to the main gallery.
Contact: 01353 660347


Summer Holiday Crafts: Glass Garden Lanterns
3 Aug. 2022 10-12 & 1-3


Event category: Family Activity

Price: Donations welcome
Location: The Stained Glass Museum
Using tissue paper, decorate your own beautiful stained glass inspired lantern from a glass jar to take home and display in the garden

Suitable for all ages, a suggested donation of £1 per child is recommended to cover the cost of the materials
Suitable for ages: Suitable for all


Summer Holiday Crafts: Children's Glass Fusing Workshop
10 Aug. 2022 10-12:30 & 1-2:30


Event category: Children's Workshop

Price: £12 per child
Location: The Stained Glass Museum
Book

Learn the principles and theory of glass cutting, fusing and firing stained glass.

You will then work on your own design and make a 10cm x10cm glass piece to take home

Your glass will need to be kiln-fired after the workshop is finished. This process takes 24 hours and will usually takes place on the following day because someone needs to be on the premises during firing. Once your fused artwork has been kiln-fired and cooled, we will contact you to let you know it is ready for collection.

All young people must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the workshop.
Suitable for ages: 7+
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Summer Holiday Crafts: Children's Glass Fusing Workshop
17 Aug. 2022 10-12:30 & 1-2:30


Event category: Children's Workshop

Price: £12 per childBook

Learn the principles and theory of glass cutting, fusing and firing stained glass.

You will then work on your own design and make a 10cm x10cm glass piece to take home

Your glass will need to be kiln-fired after the workshop is finished. This process takes 24 hours and will usually takes place on the following day because someone needs to be on the premises during firing. Once your fused artwork has been kiln-fired and cooled, we will contact you to let you know it is ready for collection.

All young people must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the workshop.
Suitable for ages: 7+
details...


Summer Holiday Crafts: Stained Glass Roundels
24 Aug. 2022 10-12 & 1-3


Event category: Family Activity

Price: Donations welcomeMake your own special stained glass roundel using tissue paper to take home and hang in your window!

Suitable for all ages, this workshop takes place at the Stained Glass Museum in the South Triforium of Ely Cathedral.

Donations on the day are welcome to cover the cost of the materials
Suitable for ages: Suitable for all



Refunds & Cancellation Policy


For cancellations made more than 28 days in advance we offer a full refund or one free date change.

For cancellations made between 14 and 28 days in advance we will offer a 50% refund or allow one free date change.

For cancellations made less than 14 days in advance we are unable to offer a refund or date change on workshop places, although you are welcome to transfer the booking to someone else.

If a date change has already been requested we cannot offer a refund on a subsequent cancellation.

We are unable to refund workshops paid for using workshops vouchers.

Please bear in mind that the Stained Glass Museum is a charity and in order to operate successfully it’s important that we adhere to this policy.

Cancellation of courses by the Museum
Under rare or exceptional circumstances the Museum may have to cancel workshops. If a cancellation is necessary, we will do our utmost to contact you by phone or email as soon as possible before the workshop is held. You will be offered either a full refund or the option to transfer their booking to an alternative date/workshop.

Please note The Stained Glass Museum is not liable for any costs associated with travel or accommodation. Please bear this in mind when booking travel or accommodation in advance.




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