Heritage Open Day: Robinson’s School (Penrith and Eden Museum) 350th anniversary 1670-2020
350th Anniversary (1670-2020) of Robinson's School in Middlegate, Penrith, home to Penrith and Eden Museum.
Event Date11 September 2020
This event will also happen on the following dates:
Friday 11 Sep 2020
Saturday 12 Sep 2020
Monday 14 Sep 2020
Thursday 17 Sep 2020
Friday 18 Sep 2020
Saturday 19 Sep 2020
An opportunity to visit the historic Robinson's School founded in 1670 as a school for poor girls and continuing its educational work as home to Penrith and Eden Museum and to view a display of artefacts recently acquired through the Portable Antiquities Scheme.
Museum open times as per adjoining Penrith Tourist Information Centre; these are 10am to 4pm - Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday (from August 27th 2020). No booking available. Due to limits on number of visitors allowed in the museum in compliance with Covid regulations implemented by Eden District Council some queuing can be expected.
This event will run in line with local & national government guidelines and operate precautions implemented by Eden District Council for the opening of Penrith and Eden Museum and Penrith Tourist Information Centre.
Penrith and Eden Museum