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Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey
Museum of farming history and a beautiful old abbey near Cambridge, UK
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Family Activity Drop-in Afternoons in August
We have the August school holidays sorted! Every Wednesday and Thursday afternoon we’ll be running our popular afternoons between 12 noon and 4pm. No booking required. Normal admission prices apply – free for Season Ticket holders. Each week will have a different theme. Our Feathered Friends Wednesday 1 & Thursday 2 August Bird related craft activities and a trail. It’s ...
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 summer holidays – every Wednesday and Thursday during August between 12 noon – 4pm. Each week we will have a different theme and activities No need ...
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, broom stick races, spooky songs and much more! Full programme nearer the time. Activities run from 10.30am – 4pm. Normal admission prices apply – free to Season Ticket holders. No free access to Abbey for English Heritage members – on ...
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
COUNTRYSIDE - Past & Present
July 8, 2018 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
SUNDAY 8 JULY Celebrate our rural heritage and the natural environment! This is a very family friendly day with lots of different craft demonstrations and the chance to have a go. Its also a great day out for friends seeking something different. Activities include: Mike Ruff performs countryside folk songs Rag Rug demonstration – have a go! Birds from the Raptor Foundation ...
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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