Welcome to the Museum calendar, here you can find our daily opening hours as well as upcoming event details.

June 18, 2024


Category: Museum Open Open

June 18, 2024

Tina Orr Munro Author Event
Wednesday 22nd May
15:00 – 16:30

We are delighted to welcome Tina Orr Munro to Mortehoe to talk about her career as a Crime Scene Investigator (CSI) in the Met, and her books that are based in the same field.

Ally Dymond, is the main character in Tina’s books – Breakneck Point and Slaughterhous Farm. Ally is a tough, but flawed Crime Scene Investigator (or Scenes of Crime Officer) consigned to minor crimes in a North Devon backwater after blowing the whistle on corruption.

Tickets are £5 each (booking fee does apply with Eventbrite tickets)

Tractor & Trailer Safari to Bull Point Lighthouse
Tuesday 28th May, Tuesday 23rd July, Tuesday 30th July, Tuesday 6th August, Tuesday 13th August, Tuesday 20th August, Tuesday 27th August.
10:30, 12:00, 14:00

Tractor & Trailer Safari to Morte Point
Wednesday 29th May, Wednesday 24th July, Wednesday 31st July, Wednesday 7th August, Wednesday 14th August, Wednesday 21st August, Wednesday 28th August.
10:30, 11:25, 12:20, 13:45, 14:40

Mortehoe Scarecrow Festival
Sunday 4th – Monday 5th August
10:00 – 16:30

Collect your trail sheet from the Play Area outside Mortehoe Museum (the cost is £5 per sheet). Wander round Mortehoe Village to find over 30 Scarecrows, all with an Olympic & Paralympic theme. Don’t forget to return your sheet to the Play Area once you are done … all correct entries will be entered in to a Prize Draw! Whilst you are there, remember to vote for your favourite Scarecrow (everyone gets a vote, not just the kids!)

Amanda Prowse Author event
Friday 13th September
19:00 – 20:30
Mortehoe Village Hall

Amanda is joining us for an evening to talk about her new book (Swimming to Lundy – availabe in August 2024) and past titles. She will be signing copies of her book on the evening.

Tickets are £5 each, (booking fee does apply with Eventbrite tickets).