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Behind Closed Doors Exhibition and Christmas Traditions Trail At Oliver Cromwell’s House – daily during December 2015 (excludes 25th – 26th December)

Date:  Repeats every day until Thu Dec 31 2015 except Fri Dec 25 2015, Sat Dec 26 2015. Tuesday, 1 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Wednesday, 2 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Thursday, 3 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Friday, 4 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Saturday, 5 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Sunday, 6 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Monday, 7 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Tuesday, 8 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Wednesday, 9 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Thursday, 10 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Friday, 11 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Saturday, 12 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Sunday, 13 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Monday, 14 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Tuesday, 15 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Wednesday, 16 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Thursday, 17 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Friday, 18 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Saturday, 19 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Sunday, 20 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Monday, 21 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Tuesday, 22 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Wednesday, 23 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Thursday, 24 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Sunday, 27 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Monday, 28 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Tuesday, 29 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Wednesday, 30 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Thursday, 31 December 2015 – 11:00am – 4:00pm Behind Closed Doors Exhibition and Christmas Traditions Trail At Oliver Cromwell's House: Daily during December 2015 (excludes 25th – 26th December) Oliver Cromwell Banned Christmas – but did he really?  Visit Oliver Cromwell's House and view our exhibition to find out how Cromwellian families would have celebrated Christmas “Behind Closed Doors”.  Also, as you tour the House try and locate the Christmas objects that we associate with the festive season today and find out if they would have featured in the Cromwell household? Cost:  Normal admission fees apply Contact:  Oliver Cromwell's House Telephone:  01353 662062 Email:  tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website:  Visit Ely Location Oliver Cromwell's House 29 St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps read more

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Behind Closed Doors Exhibition and Christmas Traditions Trail At Oliver Cromwell’s House – daily during December 2015 (excludes 25th – 26th December)

How did Cromwell change our Easter traditions?

Reference: 
028/15
Date: 
Fri, 03/27/2015
Visitors to Oliver Cromwell House in Ely this Easter can take part in a special event to learn about how the Lord Protector changed how the nation marked Easter.
 
The Easter Family Event on Saturday 4 April at 11.30am will allow people to join a guided tour of Oliver Cromwell’s House to learn about the origins of our Easter Traditions and how things altered under Cromwellian rule. 
 

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:How did Cromwell change our Easter traditions?

Meet the Cromwells : Eggs, Buns and Bunnies – 8 & 15 April 2014

Date:  Repeats every week until Tue Apr 15 2014 . Tuesday, 8 April 2014 – 10:00am – 1:00pm Tuesday, 15 April 2014 – 10:00am – 1:00pm Learn the origins of our Easter Traditions and how things changed under the Cromwellian rule.  Then get creative decorating and Easter egg cup to take home. Location Oliver Cromwell's House 29 St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps Cost:  Normal admission prices apply.  Free to Resident Pass Holders. Contact:  Ely Tourist Infromation Centre Telephone:  01353 662062 Email:  tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website:  Visit Ely

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