On Wednesday 15th September at 10.30am we will be running a guided version of Narberth Women’s Heritage Walk.
The walk (approx 3km) follows in the footsteps of 10 remarkable local women from history and shares their stories at key locations in and around the town.
We will meet at the Townsmoor Car Park at 10.30 and spaces are strictly limited. Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear. This is a fully-paved and accessible walk with drop-kerbs for mobility aids.
Maps and guides will be supplied, but if you would like to walk the trail yourself, (or a longer, off-road version) it is available to download here.
On Thursday 9th September at 7.30pm, our curator, Pauline Griffiths will be giving a talk on the Suffragettes in West Wales.
Combining photographs, anecdotes and historical research, Pauline will explore the lives of Welsh suffragettes as well as the reaction in West Wales to suffrage rallies in the area.
This event will be both in-person and live streamed (a link will be emailed to you). Select below:
If you missed Bronwen Gwillim’s excellent talk on Domestic Goddesses and the Plastic Revolution, it’s now available to view online.
Bronwen Gwillim is an artist from Pembrokeshire who creates bold statement jewellery from beach plastic.
This talk explores the historical and cultural impact of plastic (particularly on the lives of women) and how it can be repurposed for a more sustainable future.
7pm Thursday 24th June
Join us to celebrate independent Bookshop Week with Thorne and Judith will be discussing launching books during a pandemic, reading and writing during lockdown, and what’s coming next from them. This event will be live in the museum and available online.
Tickets are £5 which is redeemable against any of Thorne and Judith’s books.
This is a live in-person event (remember them?) with a limited number of places at the museum and then streaming live for those unable to attend.
On Thursday 24th June at 10am we will be running a guided version of Narberth Women’s Heritage Walk.
The walk (approx 6km) follows in the footsteps of 10 remarkable local women from history and shares their stories at key locations in and around the town.
We will meet at the Townsmoor Car Park at 10.00 and spaces are strictly limited. Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear and be aware that there are areas of uneven ground and/or unpaved stretches of road along the way.*
Maps and guides will be supplied, but if you would like to walk the trail yourself, it is available to download here.
**Please note: This event is now SOLD OUT**
*We will be repeating a shorter, more accessible route at a future date.
As the museum wakes up from what feels like a very long winter, we’re kicking off our 2021 programme of events with this online talk by Terry John.
Month by month, Terry guides us through the wildflowers in our gardens and hedgerows, and their associated healing properties or religious and superstitious connotations throughout history.
Tickets are £5 and you will be sent a link to watch.
Narberth W.I. celebrates it 100th birthday this year!
This local group have witnessed the Great Depression of the 1930s, been instrumental in sustaining the Home Front during WWII and later observed the coronation of a new Queen in the 1950s. Their story reads like a timeline of some of history’s key events.
In this, another historic year, we take a look back at the beginnings of Narberth W.I. and how the lives of a few local women document an evolving world during the first half of the 20th Century.
Please note, this talk will take place on Zoom . Please email [email protected] to reserve a place or click the ticket below to donate. Either way you will be sent a link to follow on the date and time of the event. The talk will begin at 4pm on Wednesday 9th December and registration is free.