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Museum of farming history and a beautiful old abbey near Cambridge, UK
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October Half-Term Family Activity Afternoons
October 25, 2018 4:00 PM -
What better way to spend a day during half-term than at Denny! The theme for our October Family Afternoons this half-term is AUTUMN LEAVES! Come along on either Wednesday 24 October or Thursday 25 October anytime between 12.30pm and 4pm to take part in a variety of craft activities. There will be a Family Trail available to do ...
Family Activity Afternoons During School Holidays
During our open season the Farmland Museum offers a varied programme of drop-in activities for children and their families to enjoy and do together. Our next Family Activities sessions will be during the Easter school holidays in 2019 – on the Wednesday and Thursday between 12 noon – 4pm. No need to book – just turn up. The Docky ...
CRAFTY TOTS - creative fun for children aged 2 - 5 years
GET CREATIVE TOGETHER We will be running craft sessions foir toddlers during 2018 – dates to be confirmed. CRAFTY TOTS (formerly known as Mini Picasso’s) are blocks of 4 sessions held on a Wednesday morning each session lasting 60 minutes of fun creative crafts. Each themed session is especially created for the under 5s and take place from 10am to ...
Halloween at Denny
October 28, 2018 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
A very popular family event to close the season. Sunday 28 October Come dressed to scare or impress. Activities include pumpkin carving (1 per family), broom stick races, spooky songs and much more! Come and meet the Raptor Foundation’s wonderful birds. Follow the MONSTER Family Trail to earn a reward from the PINK HAIRED WITCH! Activities run from 11am – 4pm. Normal ...
CHILDREN'S ARCHAEOLOGY DAY
July 26, 2018 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday 26 July This very popular event launches our family friendly activities during the summer school holidays! Join us for a great day out with hands-on activities. Meet real archaeologists! Follow the Family Trail. Handle REAL artefacts. Investigate ‘fake’ poo! Event runs from 11am – 4pm (museum open 11am – 5pm) Normal admission prices apply
MAY DAY MONDAY - SPEND IT AT DENNY!
May 7, 2018 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Join us for May Day fun – a great day out for the whole family! Craft Stalls and much more from 11am – 4pm (museum open until 5pm) This is a very popular event and always well attended. Other activities during the day between 11 – 4.30 include: Maypole dancing outside the Village Shop on the Green (weather permitting) Ely and Littleport ...
What's on offer for families?
Wondering what to do when the school holidays are upon you? Why not come along to our special children’s drop-in holiday activities.
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