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Roald Dahl Day celebrations

13th September 2014

The Museum has had a fun-filled day celebrating Roald Dahl’s birthday, complete with magic, storytelling and a fair few visitors in fancy dress.

Roald Dahl Day 2014

13th September 2014

The big day is finally here! On what would have been Roald Dahl's birthday, we're celebrating with a big chocolate-themed Roald Dahl Day party

Mr Wonka Unpublished: Part 3

12th September 2014

Rachel White, archivist at the Roald Dahl Museum, takes us on a trip to the Warming Candy Room from Mr Wonka's Chocolate Factory

Mr Wonka Unpublished: Part 2

12th September 2014

The Roald Dahl Museum's archivist Rachel White on unpublished Charlie and the Chocolate Factory chapter, The Vanilla Fudge Mountain

Mr Wonka Unpublished: Part 1

11th September 2014

To celebrate 50 years of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, a rare chance to read unpublished chapters from this iconic story

Roald Dahl Day at the Museum

10th September 2014

The Roald Dahl Museum in Great Missenden, will be hosting a jam-packed day of fun to celebrate Roald Dahl's birthday on Saturday 13 September.

One week until Roald Dahl Day!

6th September 2014

One week to go until Roald Dahl Day 2014 - from skydiving Oompa-Loompas to chocolate trails and much more...

Back to school

2nd September 2014

Getting ready to face the new term this week? Never fear, September's not all bad - there's Roald Dahl Day, for starters!

Author visits at the Museum

22nd July 2014

The Roald Dahl Museum in Great Missenden is playing host to lots of brilliant children’s authors, illustrators and storytellers this summer.

The Roald Dahl Festival, Aylesbury

15th July 2014

On 5 July, Willy Wonka and some giant sweets paraded through Aylesbury town. Artist Holly T Burrows describes the lead up to the big day.