The Fusilier Museum Events


Welcome to our What's On page! We have lots of events taking place throughout the year so keep checking this page or follow us on facebook for the latest updates.



May half term - George and the Dragon

31-05-2017 10:30

Make a fire breathing dragon mask and listen to the thrilling tale of George and the Dragon.

May half term - George and the Dragon

02-06-2017 10:30

Make a wooden spoon knight or princess.

The Band and Corps of Drums of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers (Lancashire) 20th Anniversary Concert

10-06-2017 19:30

The Band and Corps of Drums of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Lancashire are celebrating their 20th anniversary with a spectacular Fusilier Musical Celebration. The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Band Warwickshire and the Accrington Pipe Band will also be playing.


Tickets are £10 and available now from the Tourist Information Centre in the Fusilier Museum.


Concert starts at 7.30pm and will take place in the Drill Hall at Castle Armoury.


All monies raised from the concert will go towards museum funds.

Preloved and Handmade Wedding Fair

11-06-2017 11:30

This unique wedding fair allows newlyweds to sell their luxury wedding decor and attire to brides to be.


Over 100 preloved & ex sample bridal gowns go on sale at each event along with preloved and handmade wedding decorations such as centre pieces, veils, tiaras, shoes and accessories.

With changing rooms onsite, brides can try before they buy. 


Tickets are £3.00 and includes entry into a free prize draw. 

6WOS - The Lion

26-07-2017 10:30

Make a fluffy lion mane mask and get your face painted.

6WOS - The Lion

28-07-2017 10:30

Make a finger puppet inspired by the animals in our insignia.

6WOS - The Raven

02-08-2017 10:30

Make a flapping raven door hanger and meet beautiful birds of prey in Gallipoli Garden.

6WOS - The Raven

04-08-2017 10:30

Use block printing to create your own tall tower painting.

6WOS - The Bee

09-08-2017 10:30

Make a bee mobile to hang in your bedroom and joins for a tour of our Victorian building at 11.00am.

6WOS - The Bee

11-08-2017 10:30

Use finger painting to make a garden scene filled with buzzy bees and lots of other creepy crawlies.

6WOS - The Butterfly

16-08-2017 10:30

Make a dazzling stained glass butterfly decoration.

6WOS - The Butterfly

18-08-2017 10:30

Make a wiggly 3D catterpillar

6WOS - The Sphinx

23-08-2017 10:30

Create your own sphinx style creature by combining different animal body parts.

6WOS - The Sphinx

25-08-2017 10:30

Make a sand art Egyptian death mask.

6WOS - Cotton

30-08-2017 10:30

Bring in an old t-shirt and bring it back to life with fabric pens and accessories.

6WOS - Cotton

01-09-2017 10:30

make amazing art out of cotton wool.

October half term - Big Draw!

25-10-2017 10:30

Get creative and join in our Big Draw 2017 activities.

October half term - Big Draw!

27-10-2017 10:30

Get creative and join in our 2017 Big Draw activities!

Remembrance Day

11-11-2017 11:00

Join us for special commemorations in Gallipoli Garden at 11.00am and then make a poppy inside the museum. Find out about different colours of poppy and what they represent.

Christmas Crafts and Carols

02-12-2017 10:30

Make tree decorations inspired by our beautiful stained glass window and listen to Christmas carols performed by local choirs.


Why not treat yourself to a mince pie from Delicious at The Fusiliers too!