Competitions

Meet the Newest Member of our Team, Monty!

Monty the Bear has been busy exploring Dartmouth

Museum and has come up with a quiz…

This quiz has been designed for 8/9 years and upwards. You will need to browse through the Museum website Dartmouthmuseum.org to find the answers.

Please answer the questions and email to:

A free entry will be given to all those who correctly complete the quiz. The winner of final number (20) will receive a year’s free membership for their family. Depending on the number of entries, the judges will view the entries on the 30th May with the results published on the 1st June 2020.

Keep an eye out for further quizzes to keep you informed about your wonderful local museum, full of naval, social and wartime history.  The separate Henley Museum within the building offers a host of artefacts, books and collections.

THIS MONTH’S QUIZ

 

  1. Where is Dartmouth Museum?
  2. What are the Rooms Called?
  3. In what year was King Charles II entertained in the King’s Room?
  4. How many yachts did he own?
  5. Where was the first Henley Museum located?
  6. What is a Coco de Mer?
  7. What was William Henley’s original job?
  8. What is the Jesse Room named after?
  9. What sort of engine was the Newcomen?
  10. Why was a Castle staircase built going clockwise?
  11. What Bible would the Mayflower Pilgrims have taken with them?
  12. What was the fastest Sailing Ship in
  13. What date was Sir Walter Raleigh beheaded?
  14. What is the Dolls House a model of?
  15. Where were the Town Stocks?
  16. Who donated the Sedan Chair?
  17. How many vessels were in the Dart on 5th June 1944?
  18. What items are in the drawer in the WWII bunker?
  19. Who wrote to his Mother and was awarded a VC for bravery at the Somme?
  20. Write a few words about why you would like to visit Dartmouth Museum.

Meet the Newest Member of our Team, Monty!

Monty the Bear has been busy exploring Dartmouth Museum and has come up with a quiz…

 

This quiz has been designed for 8/9 years and upwards. You will need to browse through the Museum website Dartmouthmuseum.org to find the answers.

Please answer the questions and email to:

A free entry will be given to all those who correctly complete the quiz. The winner of final number (20) will receive a year’s free membership for their family. Depending on the number of entries, the judges will view the entries on the 30th May with the results published on the 1st June 2020.

Keep an eye out for further quizzes to keep you informed about your wonderful local museum, full of naval, social and wartime history.  The separate Henley Museum within the building offers a host of artefacts, books and collections.

THIS MONTH’S QUIZ

 

  1. Where is Dartmouth Museum?
  2. What are the Rooms Called?
  3. In what year was King Charles II entertained in the King’s Room?
  4. How many yachts did he own?
  5. Where was the first Henley Museum located?
  6. What is a Coco de Mer?
  7. What was William Henley’s original job?
  8. What is the Jesse Room named after?
  9. What sort of engine was the Newcomen?
  10. Why was a Castle staircase built going clockwise?
  11. What Bible would the Mayflower Pilgrims have taken with them?
  12. What was the fastest Sailing Ship in
  13. What date was Sir Walter Raleigh beheaded?
  14. What is the Dolls House a model of?
  15. Where were the Town Stocks?
  16. Who donated the Sedan Chair?
  17. How many vessels were in the Dart on 5th June 1944?
  18. What items are in the drawer in the WWII bunker?
  19. Who wrote to his Mother and was awarded a VC for bravery at the Somme?
  20. Write a few words about why you would like to visit Dartmouth Museum.
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