Events

There are a host of exciting events happening across the Discover Me sites throughout the year. Talks, workshops, activities, shows and more, these events range in price from a few pounds to absolutely free, so there’s something to suit every pocket.

Shakespeare scholar’s memorial window at The Hospital Chapel of St Mary the Virgin and St Thomas of Canterbury

Aug 2nd to Sep 18th The Hospital Chapel of St Mary the Virgin and St Thomas of Canterbury

Apothecaries & Potions: Meet our Tudor Herbwife at Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge

Aug 10th Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge

An introduction to Tudor medicine with activities for all the family: why plants, pee & leeches were important for your health.

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Windmill Open Afternoon at The Old Chapel Upminster

Aug 21st The Old Chapel Upminster

The Old Chapel will host the Friends of Upminster Windmill for an open afternoon exploring the history of the site as well as updating the local community about the on-going restoration work.

Entrance is free, 2pm-5pm.

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Local History Summer Fair at Eastbury Manor House

Aug 28th Eastbury Manor House

Eastbury Manor House is hosting their first Local History Fair! This is an exciting opportunity to find out about local history in your neighbourhood.