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What’s on?

We bring stories to life, through living history, tours, activities and events. So that no matter how you can choose to enjoy it, we can help you find your place in the Island’s story

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Trade Roots
26 March 2022 - 31 December 2024

A powerful exhibition that examines the evidence of the Island’s involvement in the transatlantic slave trade.

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Searching for Jersey’s Celts
1 March 2023 - 31 December 2024

The world's largest Celtic hoard was discovered in Jersey, this exhibition explores why people might have buried it there.

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Bouan Appétit!
15 July 2023 - 30 December 2024

An exhibition celebrating Jersey’s rich heritage of farming, fishing and food.

Wild Islands: through the lens
14 October 2023 - 31 December 2024

This exhibition celebrates Channel Islands biodiversity through the work of many talented local photographers.

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Hamptonne Tour
1 January 2024 - 31 December 2024

Take a tour of Hamptonne with one of our volunteer guides.

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Mont Orgueil Tour
1 January 2024 - 31 December 2024

Take a tour of Mont Orgueil Castle with one of our volunteer guides.

The word Bouônjour written on a red background
Drop in for Jèrriais
1 January 2024 - 31 December 2024

Every week there's an opportunity to experience some Jèrriais, as speakers and learners meet up to use Jersey's own language.

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Longhouse Tour and Fire Lighting
1 January 2024 - 31 December 2024

Learn about the Neolithic Longhouse at La Hougue Bie and watch one of our volunteers light a fire using authentic techniques.

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La Hougue Bie Tour
1 January 2024 - 31 December 2024

Take a tour of La Hougue Bie with one of our volunteer guides.

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Master Gunner
1 March 2024 - 31 October 2024

Stand to attention for the Midday Parade and prepare yourself for the resounding bang of the signal gun.

Women dressed as housekeeper from 1600s
2 March 2024 - 31 October 2024

Meet Rose Le Brun, the Bouonnefemme at Hamptonne, who will let you in on local secrets and village gossip.

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King Charles II
4 March 2024 - 31 October 2024

Meet the 'Merry Monarch' for a tour of his Castle and he'll tell you some fascinating stories of his time in Jersey.

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Sir Walter Raleigh
12 March 2024 - 30 October 2024

Meet Sir Walter at the Castle and he'll tell you about his adventures at sea.

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Francoise Nicolle
18 March 2024 - 28 October 2024

It's 1865 and Francoise Nicolle, her husband, mother and children live at Hamptonne Farm as tenant farmers.

Elizabeth Castle two boys sit on green to listen to guide
Elizabeth Castle Tour
25 March 2024 - 31 October 2024

Take a tour of Elizabeth Castle with one of our volunteer guides.

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Link Gallery
30 March 2024 - 27 April 2024

The Link Gallery is a small gallery at Jersey Museum where local artists and groups display their work.

Sir Francis Cook medals on display
Meet the Collections
6 April 2024 - 14 December 2024

Behind the scenes to look at objects and artwork in our collection.

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Jèrriais Chat Group
11 April 2024 - 19 December 2024

Come and chat with our Jèrriais speakers, or simply enjoy a cuppa and listen to the sound of our indigenous language.

Lunchtime Learning
18 April 2024

Are you a Jersey Heritage Member, who'd like to learn more but pressed for time?

Shaekspeare Books
Shakespearean Jèrriais
23 April 2024

Members are invited to dive into the fascinating world of Shakespeare, language and Jèrriais

La Hougue Bie Mary Le Brun woman in period costume sits on grass holding a violin
Mary Le Brun
3 May 2024 - 27 September 2024

Find out about the Gothic folly that is the magnificent Princes' Tower.

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Regimental Surgeon
7 May 2024 - 24 September 2024

Meet Lieutenant Robert Bloodsworth, the Regimental Surgeon's mate of the 95th Regiment of Foot.

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Tudor Falconer
8 May 2024 - 29 September 2024

Meet Jean Simon, the Tudor Falconer, and his hawk Sovereign.

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Occupation Archives
8 May 2024

A Jersey Heritage Members' tour behind the scenes at Jersey Archive to see some of the fascinating documents held from the Occupation.

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Wild Food Forage
18 May 2024

Jersey Heritage (JH) Members are invited to join Kazz Padidar from Wild Adventures, on this wild food forage in the parish of St Ouen.

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Force 135
13 July 2024 - 14 July 2024

Step back in time to the summer of 1945 and witness history come alive with Force 135