Pirates weekend (29th/30th July 2017) was another well organised and enjoyable event at Forge Mill Museum.
As well enjoying the museum's latest exhibition, 'Pirates Fact or Fiction', visitors had a wide range of activities to enjoy over the weekend.
There was the chance to meet the pirate crew, the River Rogues, as well as a puppet show for the whole family, sailor knot and rope work demonstrations, shanty singing and a blacksmithing demonstration.
On the Saturday, there was a live demonstration of cannon and musket firing.
Throughout August, Forge Mill Museum had a wide range a pirate themed activities and workshops