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Event 

Title:
Rural Soundscapes Workshop for Visually Impaired People
When:
02.11.2017 10.00 h - 13.00 h
Where:
Waltham Abbey
Category:
Museum Events

Description

Rural Soundscapes Workshop for Visually Impaired

Thursday 2 November

10am – 1pm

Free

All ages welcome

During the morning you will have fun making the different sounds that would have been heard in homes in the past.

You will play simple musical instruments such as whistles; experiment with horseshoes,

bird-scarers and replicas from the Rural Life exhibition as well as sing street-seller songs.

You will also help to make up a special song about rural life in the past.

Light refreshments will be provided. No previous musical knowledge or experience is needed.

 

Booking opens www.eppingforestdc.gov.uk/museum or call 01992 564226 (Monday – Friday 10am – 4pm)

Funded by Share Museums East

Venue

Epping Forest District Museum, Waltham Abbey
Venue:
Epping Forest District Museum, Waltham Abbey
Street:
39-41 Sun Street
ZIP:
EN9 1EL
City:
Waltham Abbey
State:
Essex

Description

Housed in a Grade II* listed Tudor building in Waltham Abbey, the museum tells the story of the district through its collections and displays. The newly redeveloped museum features six galleries, the opportunity to see behind the scenes, a lift making the entire building accessible and lovely new community space for all to use. 

Find out more about the project and updates on when the Museum will open by following the Museum link.

 

 

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