What's On

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Find out more about our exciting events, exhibitions, talks and tours.

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Have a cracking Christmas

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Treat yourself to exciting exhibitions, wonderful art, spectacular events, shopping, tasty food and much more

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The Teeny Time Travellers Club

Experience Barnsley

The Teeny Time Travellers Club

Step though a time machine, take part in a quest in the museum, play, sing, make, eat a snack and listen to a story in our action packed weekly sessions for children under 5 and their grown ups.

Tut' 22: The life of Tutankhamun

Experience Barnsley: Museum & Discovery Centre

Tut' 22: The life of Tutankhamun

With this year marking the centenary of the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamen in 1922, Barnsley is set to celebrate with a unique exhibition. A new exhibition, Tut' 22: the life of Tutankhamun, will open at Experience Barnsley in October to reveal why this part of Yorkshire is such an important ancient Egyptian outpost.

Mummies in the Museum Trail

Experience Barnsley

Mummies in the Museum Trail

Can you find all our Egyptian LEGO® figures in the museum? Find them all and collect a sticker.

Coffee and Companions

Experience Barnsley

Coffee and Companions

a social group for the over 50s every Thursday 10.30am-12pm

Crafts from a traditional 1970s Christmas

Experience Barnsley

Crafts from a traditional 1970s Christmas

happening in our groovy galleries. Shopping in the town centre? Then give the kids some time to chillax in our 1970s living room and soak up the fab festive vibes.

An Audience with Prof. Joann Fletcher & Dr. Stephen Buckley

Cooper Gallery

An Audience with Prof. Joann Fletcher & Dr. Stephen Buckley

Join Digital Journalist of the Year Graham Walker as he talks to Jo and Stephen about their long careers in Egyptology, their research studying the mummies of Tutankhamun’s dynasty, and how science - combined with the latest digital technology - has helped resurrect life in ancient Egypt.