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Newton's Place
A new community space for Newton Abbot: museum, town council and meeting rooms. Your Place: Your Stories.
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Newton's Place Jun 22
Newsflash 'Local Cat Finds Reading New Book Very Tiring'. If you enjoy architecture and local history you can buy it here: (the book not the cat)
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Newton's Place May 11
A rainbow of archival images of some key workers to celebrate COVID heroes. Also thank you to postal workers and carers who I couldn't find images for!
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Newton's Place Apr 30
Hey folks we're celebrating on our facebook today with a recap of all our extra 'lockdown' content. For example you can find all our 'Travellin’ Tuesday' videos in this handy play list: explore the local area&hear historical titbits
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Newton's Place Apr 29
Exploring in the sunshine with our curator
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Newton's Place Apr 26
Replying to @YorkshireMuseum
All the ladies in The Hours, by Arthur Hacker, are pretty sassy. I miss their supercilious stares now I'm not working from my office with them just outside
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Newton's Place Apr 26
Replying to @YorkshireMuseum
All the ladies in The Hours, by Arthur Hacker, are pretty sassy. I miss their supercilious stares now I'm not working from my office with them just outside
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Newton's Place Apr 26
Why not try designing your own station master's hat? We'd love to see your ideas
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Newton's Place Apr 23
Replying to @YorkshireMuseum
This is Maude- it was her hair and she swung on it!
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Newton's Place Apr 23
One way you can get involved is by dming us pictures of treasured items in your home to add to our People's Museum
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Newton's Place Apr 22
Replying to @YorkshireMuseum
We're late to the party- but how about a swing made of human hair?
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Newton's Place Apr 22
make your own thaumotrope!
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Newton's Place Apr 17
It's a Brunel-based challenge for Key Stage One kids today- can you unscramble our sentences?
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Newton's Place Apr 15
Take a virtual trip with the museum's curator to Highweek Hill
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Newton's Place Apr 6
Every Saturday on facebook we are sharing photos of the the building work at Newtons Place. This week it was he very beginning
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Newton's Place Apr 2
Challenge: Can your KS1 and KS2 kids complete our Brunel wordsearches?
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Newton's Place Apr 1
Keep sending us your 'People's Museum' entries. We love seeing them and sharing them (see them all at )
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Newton's Place Mar 31
Every Tuesday we will be inviting you to take a (virtual) trip with us. First up is the interior of the church at Highweek
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Newton's Place Mar 30
Looking for a craft activity to entertain the children (young and old!)? Why not make your own steam train? Follow the instructions for guidance and when you have finished take a photo and share it with us
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Newton's Place Mar 27
Replying to @NewtonsPlace
10. Norah Pethybridge's scrap book containing Easter and Christmas cards, 1890s
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Newton's Place Mar 27
Replying to @NewtonsPlace
9. Rare 18th century bicorn hat
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