Places still available for this term’s session starting on Wednesday 22 February! Mini Picasso’s are 4 sessions on a Wednesday morning each term lasting 45 minutes each of fun creative crafts. Each session is designed and led by local artist Ann Biggs and take place from 10am to 11am in the Museum’s Education Room. Mini Picasso’s are open to children from 20 ... Read more
October 25, 2017 12:00 PM - October 26, 2017 4:00 PM
Wrap up warm and join us on Wednesday afternoon (25 October) and Thursday (26 October) afternoon for some Halloween crafts! Drop-in between 12 noon & 4pm. (Museum open until 5pm) No need to book. Normal admission prices apply.
August 2, 2017 12:00 PM - August 31, 2017 4:00 PM
Spend the summer holidays with us every Wednesday and Thursday afternoon in August from 12 noon – 4pm. (Museum open until 5pm) 2nd, 3rd, 9th, 10th,16th, 17th, 23rd, 24th, 30th August No need to book just drop-in! Normal admission prices apply. Full details of weekly themes and activities nearer the time.
July 27, 2017 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
This very popular event launches the school holidays! Join us for a great day out with hands-on activities including searching for archaeological finds and ‘repairing’ ancient pots! Full programme nearer the time. Event runs from 11am – 4pm (museum open 11am – 5pm) Normal admission prices apply
May 31, 2017 12:00 PM - June 1, 2017 4:00 PM
Join us during the May/June half-term week for our two special Family Creative Afternoons. Wednesday 31 May Thursday 1 June Drop-in between 12 noon & 4pm (museum open until 5pm) No need to book. Normal admission prices apply. Full details nearer the time.
April 17, 2017 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Easter themed activities will run from 10.30am – 4pm (museum open until 5pm). Activities will include: children’s Easter craft activities, a family Easter trail (with chocolate reward!), tours of the Abbey and much more. Full programme nearer the time.
April 5, 2017 12:00 PM - April 13, 2017 4:00 PM
Our popular Easter holiday Family Creative Afternoons will be on Wednesday 5 April Thursday 6 April Wednesday 12 April Thursday 13 April The drop-in sessions run from 12 noon – 4pm (museum open until 5pm) Normal admission prices apply. Full description of activities nearer the time
Wondering what to do when the school holidays are upon you? Why not come along to our special children’s drop-in holiday activities. Read more
Our fantastic new play area is now open - thanks to our funders. Read more