Heritage Events 2017

The Heritage events are now run by Freedom Leisure.

More events can be found on the Stafford Museums website.

To Die For?
21 November - 30 December - Ancient High House, Stafford ST16 2JA

15_To Die For - 21 November - 30 DecemberHave you ever considered what you are wearing may be bad for your health? Over the centuries many fashions have led to serious and often deadly health problems for the people who wore them. Discover whether there really was such a thing as a fashion victim in this fascinating and deadly exhibition.
Supported by Staffordshire Archives and Heritage Service


Looking Back16_Looking Back - Matt Sayers 21 Nov - 31 Dec
Matt Sayers
21 November - 30 December -
Ancient High House, Stafford ST16 2JA

A collection of paintings looking back at the hard working people who made up the character rich streets of working class Britain.


It's a Small World: Tin Soldiers and Dainty Dolls
21 November - 30 December - Ancient High House, Stafford ST16 2JA

It’s a Small World: tin soldiers and dainty dolls
A nostalgic look at miniature figures from times gone by.
Supported by Staffordshire Arts and Heritage Service, Newcastle Borough Museum and local collections 


Christmas at the Castle
Saturdays and Sundays 2 December to 24 December - 11.00am - 4.00pm -
Stafford Castle, Stafford ST16 1DJ

Take a walk through the castle woodland and solve our Christmas riddle (answers can be entered into a free prize draw).
Children’s Xmas decoration workshops £2
Cookies and hot chocolate available in the visitor centre throughout this period.
See the wide range of traditional and unusual gifts in our shop.
Free admission to museum and Castle site


Christmas Tree Sales
Saturdays and Sunday 9/10 December and 16/17 December - 11.00am - 4.00pm - Stafford Castle, Stafford ST16 1DJ

Combine a visit to the Castle with choosing your Christmas tree from the dozens of ‘real’ examples on display at the visitor centre. See the wide range of traditional and unusual gifts in the Visitor Centre.
Free admission to museum and Castle site
Tree sales supported by Greenways - All trees are from sustainable sources