Updated April 2018
Wollaton Historical and Conservation Society
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4th Wednesday of the month September to April (not December)
7.30pm at St Leonard's Community Centre, Bramcote Lane, Wollaton (opposite the library)
Free for members, £2 visitors
Persons attending any event do so at their own risk, please take care, wear suitable footwear on walks, and park considerately.
May to August (times vary)
Walks are free for everone unless otherwise stated
The 2018 summer walk programme is being prepared and details will follow shortly.
Formal opening of the new 2018 exhibition on Sunday 13th May 2.15pm
Last admission 4.30pm
Guided walk 3.00pm
New 2018 exhibition opens on Sunday 13th May 2018
Open various dates and times, For full details please open "Wollaton Village Dovecote Museum" or scroll down this page
THE TUDOR ROOM includes recreated Tudor costumes exquisitely hand sewn by Daryle Greaves using techniques of the day.
A guided walk leaves the museum at 3.00pm.
The scene in The Scullery at the Dovecote Museum
Membership costs £5 for the year starting April.
Guided walks free for everyone, unless otherwise stated.
INDOOR MEETINGS on the 4th Wednesday of the month, September to April (not December) start 7.30pm at St Leonard’s Community Centre:
26th September David Ratner “A Brief History of the Cromford Canal”
24th October Robin Macey “Hot Air Balloons”
28th November Mike Kelley “The Hidden Story Behind 1066”
23rd January 2019 Graham Hayes “Nottingham Then and Now”
27th February Stephen Flinders “Terror from the Skies”. The night the Zepellins came.
27th March Daryle Greaves “What were the Willoughbys Wearing in the 16th Century?”
24th April Annual General Meeting plus “Revealing Grey Friars; The search for Leicester’s lost Franciscan friary” by Matthew Morris.
If you have attended any of our meetings or joined in our walks and wish to make a comment about the speaker, the duration or location of the walk, please contact us via the feedback link. Don't be shy, we want to get our programme right for members and visitors and can't do this without your feedback.
For full details please see local notices or contact us via the feedback link