Museum and Gallery Events

film screening sep 28th

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920), Film Screening

7:00-8:30pm, Friday 28th September at the Alfred East Art Gallery

Tickets £10 or £8.50 with a Kettering Leisure Pass.
Refreshments served from 6:45pm. Booking is recommended. 
Tickets are available to collect from the Alfred East Art Gallery.

october

Family Fun Week

11am-3pm, Tuesday 23rd - Friday 26th October at the Manor House Museum

Join us for a week of activities as part of our 'Local Treasures: The British Museum comes to Kettering' exhibition at the Manor House Museum. Visit www.thisiskettering.com/localtreasures for more information nearer the time. Activities will vary daily.

Free crafts will also be available on Saturday 27th October, 10am - 4:45pm.

nov 2

"Don't Look Now" (1973), Film Screening

7:00-8:30pm, Friday 2nd November at the Alfred East Art Gallery

Tickets £10 or £8.50 with a Kettering Leisure Pass.
Refreshments served from 6:45pm. Booking is recommended. 
Tickets are available to collect from the Alfred East Art Gallery.

Suspiria

Suspiria (1977), Film Screening

7:00-8:30pm, Friday 30th November at the Alfred East Art Gallery

Tickets £10 or £8.50 with a Kettering Leisure Pass.
Refreshments served from 6:45pm. Booking is recommended. 
Tickets are available to collect from the Alfred East Art Gallery.

A drawing of a house

Local History Sessions

Monthly at the Museum

Once a month, on a Wednesday evening, local history expert, Delia Thomas explores periods in Kettering's history.

Tickets for Local and Family History are £5.00, £3.50 with a Kettering Leisure Pass, or book onto three consecutive sessions for £12.00. Booking is advised.

There are currently no Local History sessions scheduled at the Museum.

Old photos

Family History Sessions

Monthly at the Museum

Once a month, at 11am on a Saturday morning, local historian and professional genealogist, Andrea Pettingale leads themed Family History sessions to guide you in discovering your own family. Tickets £5 per person, £3.50 with a Kettering Leisure Pass. Booking is recommended.

Andrea also offers one-to-one Family History advice sessions which are £12.50 or £10.00 with a Kettering Leisure Pass per 30 minute session. Please note one-to-one sessions are available on the same dates, from 1pm onwards in consecutive order only. Booking is advised.

There are currently no Family History sessions scheduled at the Museum. 

 

friends

The Friends of Kettering Art Gallery & Museum

Once a month on a Wednesday evening, the Friends put on a talk in the Alfred East Art Gallery. Talks are £4.0 per person, free to Friends members. No advance booking is required.

  • Wednesday 19th September: Tim Upton-Smith 'Everyday Archaeology'
    To complement the Local Treasures exhibition at the Museum, Tim will explore the archaeology of the local area.
archaeology

Archaeological Finds Surgeries, FREE

Monthly at the Museum

Have you found something that may be of archaeological interest? Meet the Finds Liaison Officer, Eleanore Cox, at our free drop-in sessions 1:30-4pm on the below days.

  • Friday 28th September