What's On at the Musical Museum

Summer Programme of films, concerts and tea dances

Summer Programme


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Chris Barber on the Wurlitzer

The Musical Museum

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Saturday 23 June at 7.45pm
Taverham Brass Band
Catch this wonderful band (who performed at The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee at Sandringham in 2012) on their first visit to the museum.  Led by Ian Colman MBE, they will play a range of popular Big Band music from Stage and Screen. The programme will also feature a tribute to the RAF on their 100th Anniversary, and music from Andrew Lloyd Webber, celebrating his 70th birthday. Tickets: £11.00.

Sunday 01 July at 3.00pm
Laurel & Hardy Afternoon
Donald MacKenzie, nationally acclaimed organist from London’s Odeon Leicester Square, will put his polished musical talent to the test in improvising an accompaniment to short comedy films from the much-loved Laurel & Hardy duo, and play a supporting programme of popular music on the Mighty Wurlitzer. Tickets: £12.50.

Monday 02 July at 2.00pm
Hounslow Over 50’s Festival Silver Anniversary Concert
Join us to celebrate the launch of the 25th Older People's Festival in Hounslow. Enjoy an afternoon of opera and jazz, with tunes from the Mighty Wurlitzer. Tea will be served. Tickets £6.00.

Saturday 28 July - Open Day 10.30am – 16.30pm
An activity-packed day featuring mini-tours of the collection, with instrument demonstrations and the Wurlitzer Experience – a brief history of the instrument, recital & short silent film.  Family trails and craft activities available.  Riverview Café open all day. Free admission – donations welcome.

Tea Dance

Tea Dances
Saturday 2 June, 21 July at 2.30pm
Strictly fun – join in a social afternoon of Ballroom, Latin and Sequence dancing, to the sounds of the DJ’s selection of popular dance tunes.  All levels of ability are welcome, and a partner is not necessary. Free dance lesson at 2pm. Tickets: £8.50 includes a glass of Prosecco or tea/coffee.

Opening hours

The Museum is open on Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holiday Mondays from 10:30am to 5pm, last entry is at 4pm.

Tours with live demonstrations of self playing instruments and the Mighty Wurlitzer take place at 11am, 1pm & 3pm.

Group Visits

The Museum is open on any day for groups consisting of 20 people or more. Please contact the museum for further details.

Admission:

Standard entry: £11.00
Concessions: £9.00 
Children (5 to 16): £5.00
Family ticket (2 adults plus up to 3 children) £25.00
50% off for residents of the London Borough of Hounslow

The museum, concert hall & tea room are available for hire for parties, special events and corporate functions. Discounted rates apply to community & charity hires.  

June 18, 2018

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