Upcoming events at the Museum & Wesley’s House
  • Open Day – John Wesley’s House

    Explore this rare Georgian townhouse, the former home of John Wesley. During this free open day, you will be able to explore 4 floors of John Wesley’s House and meet its Georgian residents. Many of the original features and ...

    Sep 21 / 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Secret Life of John Wesley

    This October half-term visit the House to experience life in the past! Meet the Georgians and try traditional crafts such as lace making and sample Georgian recipes. Our family activity will be ‘Lotions and Potions’ where you ...

    Oct 23 / 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Past events
  • The Secret Life of John Wesley’s House

    Explore the House and meet its Georgian occupants, you’ll be able to try lace making and sample Georgian recipes. Our free family activity in August is ‘Time for Tea’. Learn more about how tea became one of the most popular ...

    Aug 28 / 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Model Memories

    Our Museum contains lots of objects that people liked to collect in the past to remember a special occasion or person. Once you have found the objects in the Museum, you will be able to create a memento for you to remember somethi...

    Aug 22 / 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Family Summer Fun: Garden Explorers

    Explore our garden and create artwork inspired by the garden and its features. Suitable for ages 5-11. Free, drop-in 10.30-12.30. All children must be accompanied by an adult. This event will take place in the garden at the back o...

    Aug 15 / 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Family Summer Fun: How did the Georgians live?

    In this session we will explore John Wesley’s House and learn more about how children lived during this time. Please click for more info and to book.

    Aug 8 / 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Family Summer Fun: Shocking Medicine!

    John Wesley is best known as being one of the founders of Methodism but he was also interested in medicine. Please click for more info and to book.

    Aug 1 / 10:30 am - 12:00 pm