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Statue with hands painted red to demonstrate the connect with the slave trade

Trade Roots →

Thought-provoking, and at times challenging, this exhibition exposes some uncomfortable new stories from Jersey’s past and examines the legacy and impact of transatlantic slavery on the Island’s community today.

 

 

Location:

Jersey Museum and Art Gallery

Dates:

In the next 7 days

Kids dress up as knights

Summer of Fun →

Something fun to do with the family, every weekday throughout the school holidays

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Endless Summer →

Our ‘Summer Sessions’ series comes to an end with a special Endless Summer Event on 17 September at Mont Orgueil Castle.

Jersey Heritage Members' Event

Member Events →

We’ve created a series of exclusive events tailor made for our Members.  To join an event you must have personal Membership of Jersey Heritage and you’ll need to bring your Membership fob with you on the day.

Advertising for summer nights sessions

Summer Nights Sessions →

These sessions are SOLD OUT

Location:

Mont Orgueil Castle

Dates:

In the next 7 days

Promotion for Castle Chase 2022

Hawksford Castle Chase →

Take part in the Hawksford Castle Chase, it’s Jersey’s only lunchtime beach trail race for a cause.

Location:

Elizabeth Castle

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Registration Card for Jersey

Family History Festival →

The Jersey Family History Festival will be returning this year at Jersey Archive from Friday to Sunday, 16-18 September

Location:

Jersey Archive

Dates:

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Castle Falconer →

DUE TO AN OUTBREAK OF AVIAN FLU IN JERSEY AND FOLLOWING OFFICIAL ADVICE, OUR FALCONRY DISPLAY IS POSTPONED. WE HOPE TO BE ABLE TO BRING YOU THE DISPLAY AGAIN SOON.

Location:

Mont Orgueil Castle

Black and White photo of a young queen Elizabeth II in Jersey

The Queen’s Visits to Jersey →

An exhibition at Jersey Archive to mark the Platinum Jubilee.

Location:

Jersey Archive

Dates:

On today!

Red cross parcel from 1940s

Meet the Collections →

Your chance to see some of the unique, beautiful, unusual and sometimes commonplace objects, works of art, archives, textiles and archaeological material cared for by Jersey Heritage, dating from the Ice Age to the present day.

Location:

Jersey Archive

Man in old uniform at Castle

Castle Gunner →

Meet the Castle Gunner at Elizabeth Castle, every weekday from 11am to 3.30pm.

Location:

Elizabeth Castle

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Victorian Photographer →

Come and keep still and have your portrait taken by the Victorian photographer Thomas CR Kennedy in the Victorian House at Jersey Museum & Art Gallery.

Location:

Jersey Museum and Art Gallery

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Force 135 at Elizabeth Castle →

It’s May 1945, and the friendly Force 135 have arrived at Elizabeth Castle, tasked with clearing the German mines, munitions, bunkers and booby traps and return the Island to civilian rule.

Location:

Elizabeth Castle

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1781 Jersey Militia →

Come to Elizabeth Castle for a thrilling display of artillery and Georgian life from the 1781 Jersey Militia.

Location:

Elizabeth Castle

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Bouonnefemme →

It’s the year 1649 in the home of  Monsieur Laurens Hamptonne,  meet the Goodwyf, who looks after the house of her master and Laurens Hamptonne himself who will tell you stories of life in St Lawrence, Jersey and the Channel Islands during the English Civil War.

Location:

Hamptonne Country Life Museum

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King Charles II →

Meet the ‘Merry Monarch’ in the Governor’s House and listen to his Royal Highness recount fascinating stories of his time in Jersey.

Location:

Elizabeth Castle

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Regimental Surgeon and Nurse →

Meet the Regimental Surgeon of the 95th Regiment of Foot and his Nursing Assistant to find out about the battle wounds and their treatments in the 18th century.

Location:

Elizabeth Castle

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Medieval Companie of the Duke’s Leopards →

Come and meet the Medieval Companie of the Duke’s Leopards at Mont Orgueil Castle and venture into the 15th century

Location:

Mont Orgueil Castle

Dates:

Characters with Living History text

The Castle Minstel and Leather Worker →

Hear the stories of Sir Paulet from his Minstrel, learn about the herbal cures which still grow in the Castle garden and meet the retired Castle archer who now maintains and repairs the armour of the Castle Garrison.

Location:

Mont Orgueil Castle

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Story tellers at La Hougue Bie →

Come and meet our story teller to hear the tales of the legend of La Hougue Bie or meet Mary Le Brun who’ll bombard you with gossip from days gone by.

Location:

La Hougue Bie Museum

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Community Events →

Join us at one of our community events that bring us all together to celebrate aspects of the Island’s rich and varied history.

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Loving History events →

Love history or just want to learn more about our Island’s stories?  Join us for our Loving History events and step back in time to take part in living history activities.

Old postcard of St Helier

What’s Your Town’s Story? →

Discover the fascinating story of our Town and the communities who worked or lived there in a series of free talks by Jersey Archive staff.

Location:

Jersey Archive

People Power Protest logo

People! Power! Protest! →

An exhibition that explores how the right to protest has shaped and influenced the Island that we know today.

Location:

Jersey Museum and Art Gallery

Dates:

On today!

abstract painting of flowers

Link Gallery Exhibitions →

Local artists display their work in this free exhibition space at Jersey Museum & Art Gallery.

Location:

Jersey Museum and Art Gallery