Events

  • Date: Sat, 02/07/2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm

    At HMS Caroline

    Kickstart your summer holidays by joining us aboard HMS Caroline for a day of crafts, demonstrations, games and activities. The activities running as part of the event are free of charge, however, normal entrance fees will apply. See www.hmscaroline.co.uk for further information on booking and visiting.
     
    Drop in event.
     
     
  • Date: Wed, 13/07/2016 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
    At Royal Marines Museum
     
    Have some questions?
     
    Want to find out more?
     
     
    Our Archives will be open to all, with collections officers ready to answer your questions
     
    Drop in at any time
     
    We can help you with your research, from academic    publications, to simply discovering more about naval history
     
    Look at documents from the Archives with our assistance
     
  • Date: Sat, 16/07/2016 - 11:00am to Sun, 17/07/2016 - 4:00pm
    At HMS Caroline
     
    Times: Drop-in anytime between 11am and 4pm
     
  • Date: Thu, 04/08/2016 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
    At HMS Caroline
     
    In this artist-led workshop you will learn the processes for making felted jewellery and create your own unique pieces using knots and twists inspired by the traditions of nautical knot-tying. This workshop will also provide insight into HMS Caroline’s history and life at sea 100 years ago.  
     
  • Date: Sat, 06/08/2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
    At HMS Caroline
     
    Times: Drop-in anytime between 11am – 4pm
     
    Join us at HMS Caroline for Digital Fabrication with FabLab Nerve Centre. Explore historic parts of the ship using the latest digital fabrication technologies and create your own laser-cut magnet inspired by HMS Caroline. This is a drop-in activity as part of the Creative Centenaries programme. 
     
    This is a free activity, however, normal entrance fees will apply. See www.hmscaroline.co.uk for further information.
  • Date: Wed, 10/08/2016 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
    At Royal Marines Museum
     
    Have some questions?
     
    Want to find out more?
     
     
    Our Archives will be open to all, with collections officers ready to answer your questions
     
    Drop in at any time
     
    We can help you with your research, from academic    publications, to simply discovering more about naval history
     
    Look at documents from the Archives with our assistance
     
  • Date: Thu, 11/08/2016 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
    At HMS Caroline
     
    Join artist Susan McKeever to collage and decoupage your own wooden keepsake box inspired by the traditions of Ditty Boxes used by Sailors to store their treasured possessions. This workshop will draw upon historic photographs from HMS Caroline’s archive and provide insight into life at sea aboard the ship 100 years ago. 
     
  • Date: Sat, 20/08/2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
    At HMS Caroline
     
    Times: Drop-in anytime between 11am – 4pm
     
    Join us for this artist-led activity in which you can create your own Sailor Puppet! Take inspiration from sailor-style to design your puppet’s outfit.  This is a quick and simple activity using recycled materials and mixed media to fuel your imagination!
     
    This is a free activity, however, normal entrance fees will apply. See www.hmscaroline.co.uk for further information.
  • Date: Thu, 25/08/2016 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
    At HMS Caroline
     
    Join artist Sue Cathcart to take inspiration from nautical style and sailor uniforms to create your own decorative Folk Doll. During this workshop you will also have the chance to find out more about the history of Naval Uniforms- the fabrics, styles, dyes and detailing. 
     
    This is a free workshop for adults. Advance booking is essential. Please contact HMS Caroline on 028 90 454484 or email info.caroline@nmrn.org.uk for further information and to book your place. 
  • Date: Sat, 27/08/2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm

    At HMS Caroline

    Times: Drop-in anytime between 11am – 4pm
     
    Join us at HMS Caroline for Digital Fabrication with FabLab Nerve Centre. Explore historic parts of the ship using the latest digital fabrication technologies and create your own laser-cut magnet inspired by HMS Caroline. This is a drop-in activity as part of the Creative Centenaries programme. 
     
    This is a free activity, however, normal entrance fees will apply. See www.hmscaroline.co.uk for further information.
     

HMS Hermes returning from the Falklands