What's On

Events

Events are subject to change or cancellation. If an event is cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control refunds will be considered on a case-by-case basis. If an event is cancelled in advance by BMBC a full refund will be offered. 

Refunds are not available on events tickets bought by mistake or due to changes in circumstance if contacted more than 14 days before the event tickets can be swapped for another time/event or transferred. Please contact us for details.

For information about forthcoming events taking place at Cannon Hall and other Barnsley Museum sites please click the download below for our 2020 January - March What's On Guide.

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Sat 12th Oct 2019 - Sat 21st Mar 2020

The Second World War, Barnsley's Story

From 1939 to 1945 Barnsley was deeply affected by the impact of war. The mines provided fuel, factories made equipment and munitions, people lived with blackouts, air raids and the rationing of everyday essentials.

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Fri 31st Jan - Fri 27th Mar

Story Makers

An interactive and exciting session with our storyteller every term time Friday afternoon from 31st January.

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Tue 18th Feb

WW2 Crafts

Come along and take part in a range of relaxing and fun activities inspired by our World War 2 exhibition.

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Wed 19th Feb

Family History Surgeries

Uncover the stories in your family tree by booking on to one of our free 30-minute sessions with a member of the Archives team and discover how you can start your research.

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Wed 11th Mar

Family History Surgeries

Uncover the stories in your family tree by booking on to one of our free 30-minute sessions with a member of the Archives team and discover how you can start your research.

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Sat 4th Apr - Sat 10th Oct

Tailor Made in Barnsley

An interactive exhibition all about making! Inspired by the skills and creativity of Barnsley’s textile makers over the years, the exhibition space will be a chance to learn new skills or practice old ones.

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