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Plays, talks, family activities, music, debates – there is something for everyone at Shire Hall! Keep an eye on this page to see what’s coming up.

Tour
Behind the Scenes Tours

Behind the Scenes Tours

2pm on selected Wednesdays
Discover hidden staircases and explore the secrets of Shire Hall.
Family event
Half Term: Superheroes Week

Half Term: Superheroes Week

16 - 24 February
A comic book superhero trail... can you crack the code?
Talk
Nineteenth-century criminal justice: Shire Hall in context

Nineteenth-century criminal justice: Shire Hall in context

24 February, 1pm
Explore Shire Hall's legal history.
Café Closed for Private Function

Café Closed for Private Function

12 March, 10 - 5pm
The café will be closed 12 March for a private function
Performance
To Win The Day

To Win The Day

27 March 2019, 7.30pm
Follow in the footsteps of the families whose lives were changed forever when their menfolk – husbands, fathers and sons – became ‘marked men’.
Workshop
Jewellery making workshop with Caroline Parrott

Jewellery making workshop with Caroline Parrott

6 April, 10am-4pm
Indulge your creativity
Performance
Tolpuddle Man, with Graham Moore and James Findlay

Tolpuddle Man, with Graham Moore and James Findlay

17 May 2019, 8pm
Graham Moore, James Findlay and company present songs and scenes from the renowned folk musical 'Tolpuddle Man'