What's On


Talk: Precision Engineering - A History of Sheffield Micrometers

Join us for a talk on the history of precision engineering hand tools in Sheffield and some of the leading manufacturers.

Half Term Activity: Decorative Metals

Search for some decorative metal designs in the museum and create a metallic picture inspired by your finds.

Curator Walk: Sheffield Shows its Metal

Join us for a city centre guided walk highlighting some of Sheffield's many public artworks made in metal.

Kelham Makes: Terrariums

Get crafty this summer and create your own terrarium - a miniature garden inside a glass jar!

Lunchtime Talk: A Saucy Tale - A History of Henderson's Relish

Hear the true and remarkable history of Sheffield’s favourite sauce in this free lunchtime talk.

Tour: Benjamin Huntsman's Crucible Steel

Take a tour of Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet and find out about Benjamin Huntsman’s industry-changing invention of the crucible steel method.

Lunchtime Tour: Women of Steel

Find out about the women who shaped Sheffield’s metalwork industry in this special guided tour of Kelham Island Museum.