Events


What's on

The Cromwell Museum has a wide variety of temporary exhibitions, events, talks and tours throughout the year to appeal to a range of interests. The entries below are our current programme for the next few months.

Courtrooms by Candlelight

27-10-21 - 27-10-21
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
A rare chance to explore Huntingdon's historic 18th century courtrooms by candlelight, with tales of foul deeds and gruesome punishments!
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Cromwell Museum Autumn Lecture Series

03-11-21 - 24-11-21
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
A four part lecture series on aspects of the life and times of Oliver Cromwell by top experts in their field.
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‘Intelligence, Espionage & Cromwell’s Protectorate’ a talk by Alan Marshall

03-11-21 - 03-11-21
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
How did the Protectorate defend itself from covert enemies, plots and conspiracies, and how did it gain intelligence on foreign powers?
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'God’s Architect: Cromwell and the Godly Church’: a talk by Rebecca Warren

10-11-21 - 10-11-21
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
What do we know about Oliver Cromwell’s personal faith? How did this manifest in his struggle to create a church for a ‘New Jerusalem’?
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‘Tenderest Sight: Cromwell & Charles I’s children’: a talk by Linda Porter

17-11-21 - 17-11-21
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
‘The tenderest sight that ever his eyes beheld’: Oliver Cromwell and the children of Charles I
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‘Oliver Cromwell: Saint or Serpent?’: a talk by Ronald Hutton

24-11-21 - 24-11-21
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
The author of the latest biography of Cromwell provides an assessment of the man...
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The Examination of the Huntingdon Witches

06-11-21 - 07-11-21
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
A recreation of the interviews held with 9 people accused of witchcraft in Huntingdon in 1646...
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October Half Term: Mask Making

26-10-21 - 28-10-21
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Join us this half-term for some creative and spooky craft activities!
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