“I have most definitely gained confidence, learned new skills and now look at museums in a totally different way.”

Diana, Creative Heritage in Mind participant


At Gainsborough’s House we actively seek to involve the wider community in the work we do. If you would like to get involved, or have a new idea, please contact us.

Museum Club for adults with learning disabilities

An inclusive and very welcoming club which meets weekly for adults with learning disabilities. Club members explore a huge variety of heritage topics through art and craft, talks and tours and visits to other heritage sites. The club celebrates its success through regular exhibitions.

“I love coming here, Thursday is my best day of the week”

Rita, Museum Club member

Further information or to get involved contact
Steph Parmee, Learning Officer
T: 01787 372958 or steph@gainsborough.org

Craft & Coffee at Acton Village Hall

Join us for coffee, creative activities and friendly chat at Acton Village Hall.

Every last Tuesday of the month, 10am – 12:30pm

Art materials and refreshments provided free of charge.

You can find us:
Acton Village Hall behind the Crown The Green, Acton, Suffolk CO10 0AT

Transport may be available, please enquire in advance.

Further information or to get involved contact:
Diana, Rural Coffee Caravan, 07976 599 993 or diana@ruralcoffeecaravan.org.uk
Steph, Gainsborough’s House, 01787 372958 or learning@gainsborough.org