Everyone has been working really hard to ensure that we were ready with The Fabric Den, The Tackle Shop and The Gallery all being rearranged to enable better social distancing inside for visitors. We've had to introduce a few new safety measures to ensure that we do everything we can to minimise any risks still presented by the Coronavirus.
You can find out more and plan your visit here.
Ropemaking arrives at Old Bolsover Yard
Dates for your Diary - July
Friday 24th July - Show and Tell - Old Bolsover Yard Lottery Project - come and meet the team who are finding out the history of the site. Do you have any photos to show or stories to tell about Old Bolsover Yards past? Come and find out more about our Lottery Heritage Project.
Sunday 26th July - Ropemaking Workshop - come and join Thomas Taylor, our ropemaker, for an Introduction to Ropemaking (Booking required)
The Yard - a representation of times gone by
There's still time to enter our competition to show your representation of what Old Bolsover Yard may have looked like in times gone by.
As part of our Lottery Project work we would like you to submit your drawings / artwork depicting how Old Bolsover Yard may have looked in the past.
This competition is open to EVERYONE. We are keen to see fun designs that help to visually represent the story of Old Bolsover Yard.
1. Create you artwork
2. Email your completed submission (scans or photos are fine) to old firstname.lastname@example.org (please include your full name and a contact number)
3. Deadline for submissions is 30th June 2020
4. The winning design will be announced Monday 6th July via Old Bolsover Yard social media pages - Instagram and Facebook!
Can't wait to see what you create.
Until next time