Events Diary

Future events at the Museum. Put dates in your diary!

Save these dates!

Save these dates!

Add these talks to your diary: Our monthly talks are a great way to become better acquainted with the history of your area — as well as with other members of the community.  Come join us.  Meetings always include a raffle and refreshments too.  £2 members.  £3 guests at the door. Thursday, 9th March  East … read more …

First posted in East Street Posts, Events Diary on 3rd August 2016
Last updated: 11th February 2017



Talk June 9th

Talk June 9th

Thursday 9th June 7:30 pm at East Streen Museum ‘They tell  me they were in fashion last year’: Samuel and Elizabeth Jeake and clothing fashions in late seventeenth century London and Rye by Danae Tankard The portrait of Two Sisters and Their Brother(Wharton children)  c1656 (artist unknown) is courtesy Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository … read more …

First posted in Events Diary on 3rd June 2016
Last updated: 12th June 2016



Coming Events for Your Diary

Coming  Events for Your Diary

There are lots of events to put in your diary|! Saturdays and Sundays 10:30 –  4:00 The East Street Museum is open every weekend Even if you’ve been to the East Street Museum many times before, it’s time to come again!  Many of the cases have new displays (Many thanks to Yvonne Metcalfe and allthose … read more …

First posted in Events Diary on 22nd March 2016
Last updated: 3rd June 2016



Monster fun to be had at the Museum

Monster fun to be had at the Museum

Children come along during Half Term on Thursday 18th February to East St Museum to have a fun crafting afternoon. There will be various activities from making a tree climbing monkey to celebrate the Chinese Year of the Monkey, Making, painting and gluing Monsters with wiggly eyes. Paper bead making,  fridge magnets and more…. all … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Events Diary on 11th February 2016
Last updated: 11th February 2016



Talk 11/02/16 Old Rural Days

Talk 11/02/16 Old Rural Days

Melvin Smith is coming to remind us of some country skills and old rural ways in the Rye neighbourhood which many have forgotten (or never knew about).  Join us for an interesting evening.   There will be refreshments and a raffle too. Members£2.00  Guests £3.00  

First posted in Events Diary, Surrounding Towns and Villages on 28th January 2016
Last updated: 28th January 2016



Rye Christmas: Great Expectations Exceeded!

Rye Christmas: Great Expectations Exceeded!

Renowned local Richard Adams created the artwork for the Christmas in Rye 2015 website. For a complete view of Richard’s painting see the Home Page. There were Great Expectations for this year’s Christmas celebrations in Rye and they were marvellously met!  With a Dickensian theme,  lights and decorated windows everywhere, an incredible number of events … read more …

First posted in Events Diary on 13th November 2015
Last updated: 17th December 2015



Talk – Camber and Broomhill, Sussex East Of Rye

Talk – Camber and Broomhill, Sussex East Of Rye

Save this date! Thursday, 12th November 7:30  East Street Camber and Broomhill: Sussex East of Rye by Dr. Geoffrey Mead Dr. Geoffrey Mead, lecturer at the University of Sussex, history tour guide, one of our Trustees — and a favourite speaker —  is returning to update us on his latest research into the history of … read more …

First posted in East Street Posts, Events Diary on 5th November 2015
Last updated: 8th November 2015



Conference 7th November – Book Now!

Conference 7th November – Book Now!

Saturday, 7th November 9:45 – 5:00.  East Street. Day Conference: The Great Plague of London and the Peripheries – 350 Years It is the 350th Anniversary of the Plague of London 1665, and a selection of speakers will be coming to Rye to discuss aspects and ramifications of this event in the metropolis and the … read more …

First posted in East Street Posts, Events Diary on 29th October 2015
Last updated: 29th October 2015



Craft Afternoon October 26

Craft Afternoon October 26

Fun for the 4 to 10s Children: Come along to East Street Museum on Monday 26th October 2-4pm for a fun craft afternoon. You will be able to make jam jar lanterns decorated with leaves, conker /acorn animals, leaf collages/pictures and masks – all to take home. The museum also has some special dressing up clothes that may … read more …

First posted in Events Diary on 20th October 2015
Last updated: 20th October 2015



Gala Evening: Friday, October 16

Gala Evening: Friday, October 16

Treat youself to an enjoyable evening — and help us restore our penny-farthing This special event will start at 6:30 with cheese and wine at the East Street Museum from which we will proceed to Rye’s Town Hall for two productions by the inimitable Rye Shakespeare Company (and more wine during the interval).  The excuse … read more …

First posted in Events Diary on 10th October 2015
Last updated: 10th October 2015