A Brave New World
The Armistice and Beyond
6 Oct – 11 Nov 2018
Brick Dinos: Running until 30 September 2018
Brick Dinos is a new exhibition for 2018 of dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures built of LEGO® bricks, designed by Warren Elsmore and his team. From tiny insects to a raptor-like masiakasaurus that’s four metres long, Brick Dinos has been built in consultation with a leading palaeontologist to ensure that all models are as accurate as possible based on current knowledge.
2nd Tuesday of each Month, 2 – 3.30pm.
The Beacon Portal, West Strand, Whitehaven.
Anyone over 16 welcome.
What is it?
Meet with friends, chat, and listen to interesting local people on a range of topics.
Plus! Nibble on sweet treats with tea and coffee at each event.
£4.50 per session. Includes all refreshments and talks. Booking recommended.
Tuesday 9 October
The Returning Heroes of the Western Front
Some intriguing personal stories that help to highlight the WW1 Armistice and beyond to coincide with the new WW1 exhibition at the Beacon Museum. By Joseph Ritson
Tuesday 13 November
An Introduction to the American West
Separate the myth from the fascinating reality behind the American ‘Wild West’.
By Col. Tom McMullen
Tuesday 11 December
Cumbrian Songs and Stories
A repertoire of Cumbrian folk song, spoken word and a few Christmas folk pieces to put you in festive spirits.
By performer and storyteller Steve Wharton
Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 4:30pm
& Mondays during school holidays
(last admission 3:45pm).
Sunday 11am- 4pm (last admission 3.15pm)
West Strand, Whitehaven, Cumbria.