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Museum Open Sunday 150 150 Nick Casswell

Museum Open Sunday

The Museum will be open to the public on Sunday October 21st between 2pm and 4pm.

There will be an optional introductory talk at 2:15.

You are welcome to look around our collections at your leisure and ask questions of our team of guides.

Stukeley Drawings on show at Grantham Gravity Fields 150 150 Nick Casswell

Stukeley Drawings on show at Grantham Gravity Fields

Grantham Museum

Tue 25 Sept at 6pm: Exhibition opening and Civic Society blue plaque unveiling. All welcome.
26 – 30 Sept, 10am-4pm, (Extended Hours 29 Sept). 4 – 27 Oct, 10am-4pm (Thurs-Sat Only)

A selection of the Spalding Gentlemen’s Society’s collection of  William Stukeley drawings will be on display. These drawings were conserved in 2016 with the assistance of a Heritage Lottery Fund grant.

An exhibition featuring original drawings by
William Stukeley – Lincolnshire antiquarian and
Sir Isaac Newton’s biographer – who lived in
Grantham from 1726 to 1730 on the junction of
Castlegate and Avenue Road. Stukeley pioneered
the archaeological investigations of Stonehenge
and Avebury and founded the Grantham
Freemason’s Lodge.

Heritage Open Day 150 150 Nick Casswell

Heritage Open Day

Our Open Day in September will be on Saturday 8th as part of the Lincolnshire Heritage Open Days programme.

Our theme is Meet the Ancestors – Share their World.

This will be a unique opportunity to view previously unseen images from an extensive collection of glass plates. These form part of a large museum collection with a strong local interest.

Entrance will be free. Donations very welcome.

We will be open from 10:00 to 16:00


Ayscoughfee 1940’s Weekend 150 150 Nick Casswell

Ayscoughfee 1940’s Weekend


Spalding Gentlemen’s Society will be present at this popular event held on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th August.

There will be displays of memorabilia, period vehicles, re-enactors as well as dancing and a singer performing popular songs of the period.

The Annual VJ Day Remembrance Parade will take place from 2:30pm on the Sunday

There will be a Battle of Britain Memorial Flight flypast on both days weather permitting.