Kirkleatham Lego ‘Brick Planet’ Exhibition Begins

Kirkleatham Museum is the local history museum for the Borough of Redcar and Cleveland with a treasure trove of artefacts and exhibitions set on three floors.

A major exhibition – ‘Brick Planet – The world’s most iconic buildings and landmarks in Lego’, is now on and runs until 11th July, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm with special late night opening on Thursdays until 6pm. Admission is: Adults £3.50, Children £1.50 with a family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children) £8.50.

Other current temporary exhibitions at Kirkleatham are: Saltburn Photographic Society (until 26th June) and a Wildlife Exhibition by artist Jeff Carter (also until 26th June).

‘Crafty Tuesdays and Fun Thursdays’ will be held over the coming months, the next time in the May half-term 31st May and 2nd June.

Talks at Kirkleatham commence at 2pm (£2.00 per person with light refreshments included). The next talk on Tuesday 7th June is ‘Missions To Seafarers Chaplain’ by Colin Worswick.

 

Kirkleatham Museum is open in the summer, Tuesday to Sunday from 10am to 5pm (closed Mondays except Bank Holidays) and in the winter until 4pm. Admission to the museum is free but there are charges for some of the touring exhibitions and events held at the site.

For further information, contact 01642 479500, or email joanne.hodgson@redcar-cleveland.gov.uk. More details about Kirkleatham Museum can be found on their website www.redcar-cleveland.gov.uk/kirkleathammuseum