• Wed. Feb 28th, 2024

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Once Upon a Time at the Dorman – free until the New Year

THE Dorman Museum’s popular Once Upon a Time… exhibition is offering free admission in the run-up to Christmas.

The exhibition – featuring a variety of objects from the museum’s own collections and magnificent paintings from Hartlepool Museums – recaptures the magic of childhood and illustrates a wide range of popular fairy tales and nursery rhymes.

Extended from the summer, the exhibition will be open 9.30am to 4.30pm (normal museum opening times) Tuesday to Sunday, with a last chance to see it on Friday, December 30.

Christmas and New Year opening times:

Monday, December 19 – Friday, December 23 Open

Saturday, December 24 – Tuesday, December 27 Closed

Wednesday, December 28 – Friday, December 30 Open

Saturday, December 31 – Friday, January 6 Closed (New Year and annual maintenance week)

Saturday, January 7 Normal opening

  • For further information, call reception at the Dorman on 01642 358101.