For more information, or to book any of the events below, please call 01543 306260 or email


Lunar Logo250th Anniversary of the Lunar Society

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 Dr. D’s Science Club! Dr D's

Formerly Science on Saturday

Join us for a fascinating new series of workshops.

The 2016 itinerary

  All sessions £4 per child with a discount for siblings. Booking Advisable Call 01543 306260 or email us at

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Saturday 10th September 10am – 12pm

Keeping Afloat

Fun activities with water to explore floating and sinking.   Saturday 8th October 10am – 12pm

Surprising Science – How to Be An Olympic Champ!

  Saturday 5th November 10am – 12pm

Blast off with Rockets

  Saturday 10th December

Dr Darwin’s Big Birthday (Open Day)

  Saturday 14th January


  February 4th February  

Meeting the Scientist during National Science Week

March 11th March  

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Ongoing Events at the Museum…

Friends Events :

Beginners Bridge Sessions

Our extremely popular beginner’s bridge session are back! The leader  of the course will be Gary Glotham and it will consist of six sessions. They will run fortnightly on Tuesdays starting 13th      January ongoing. The time of each session will be from 7.00pm until 9.00pm and there will be sustaining coffee and biscuits on the way. The venue is of course Darwin House. The cost will be £5 per session.


Cellar Tours

Step back into 13th Century Lichfield as our knowledgeable guides take you into a hidden part of the Museum. These take place on the first & third Saturday of every month at 2.30pm. £1.50





Spooky Fun! Saturday 29th October

Come and visit the Erasmus Darwin House from 11am-5pm (spooky decorations and all) where we’ll be hosting fun activities for children of all ages including apple bobbing, games and spooky antics. * Only for the brave! There will also be an opportunity for you to visit our cellars on our spine-tingling tours! * Indulge in our ever-popular tearoom serving handmade cakes and ghoulish treats. £2.50 per child. Join us for exclusive access to the cellars under the museum led by our volunteer guides at 2.30pm. Tickets for all tours cost £1.50 each and should be pre-booked to avoid disappointment. Please contact a member of staff on 01543 306260.   halloween-candles









Dr Darwin’s 285th Birthday! Saturday 10th December

Come and join us on this annual festive tradition from 11am – 5pm. We celebrate Erasmus Darwin’s birthday in all its glory with cake, carol singing, a Christmas Pudding trail and a tempting tearoom. Or just enjoy the house in its full festive glory!