Spinning a Yarn: The story of Sheep and Axminster - Temporary Exhibition at Axminster Heritage Centre, 16th April – 29th October 2022


Axminster Heritage Centre

16th Apr 2022 - 29th Oct 2022

UNTIL Saturday 29th October

Axminster Heritage Centre will be opening our summer season with our temporary exhibition Spinning a Yarn: The story of Sheep and Axminster which opens on Saturday 16th April. The exhibition will show how sheep and wool have played their part in the development of Axminster and the surrounding areas since the Iron Age. It is being launched on Saturday 16th April with sheep shearing taking place in our courtyard. There will also be a lamb and a ram for people to pet. A range of workshops, activities and talks will be accompanying the exhibition and all will be announced on the website (www.axminsterheritage.org), Facebook and in the Members newsletter.

From April 16th Axminster Heritage Centre's our opening hours are Monday-Friday 10.00am-4pm and Saturday 10.00-1pm. Entrance is £4, but it is Free for 16 and under and on the last Saturday of each month it is free for residents with an EX13 postcode. If you would like to join our volunteer team at the Heritage Centre why not pop in to talk with us, or email us on [email protected]

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