Events and activities at the Museum 

2020: 30th anniversary of the Museum opening to the public

Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak our events and activities will be transferred on-line as much as possible.

Check the Museum's Facebook page, Twitter feed and the relevant pages on this website for updated content. We hope to resume the events programme in the Museum as soon as possible.

Friday 24th - Saturday 25th April: Celebrating Roman West Cumbria Conference

Due to the current Covid-19 restrictions the conference has been postponed until later in the year. Tickets purchased for the conference will be valid for the rescheduled conference. For any ticket holders who prefer a refund: Please telephone to Museum on 01900 816168 or send an email to Existing ticket holders will be contacted as soon as a revised date is agreed. 


 Saturday 11th April - Sunday 31st May - ON-LINE

A Cabinet of Curiosities: The weird and wonderful in the Museum's collections 

A virtual tour around some of the stranger objects that can be found in the Museum's reserve collections. 

Saturday 18th July - Monday 31st August

Treasures of the Senhouse Roman Museum

The idea of a treasure means different things to different people. This exhibition spotlights objects that are special for someone. Anyone can nominate their favourite object for this exhibition. Images of a selection of objects will be posted on the Museum's Facebook page, Twitter feed and on the Gallery page of this website from 1st June onwards. Download the form to nominate an object.

Spotlight exhibition nomination form.pdf

Saturday 24th October - Sunday 20th December

Out and About with Percy Kelly

An exhibition of sketches by local artist Percy Kelly from the Museum's reserve collections

Events may be subject to change