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Posted: Oct 23, 2017

Howling Halloween

Family activity day on Tuesday 24 October.

The museum is the place to be for a 'Howling Halloween' family activity day on Tuesday 24 October 2017 from 10am to 2pm. This is a Family Explorers event.

Come along for a fun filled Halloween experience including: Museum and Garden Trails, Make a Howling Wolf Mask, Halloween Bunting/Paperchains, Pumpkin Sponge Painting, Colouring and Quizzes, and other art and craft activities.

Be enchanted by our spellbinding storytellers as they weave their magical tales in the 17th century hall.

There will be something for everyone with trails, quizzes, art and craft activities, and much, much more. Dress up in your best Halloween costume! The Garden Tea Room will be serving light savoury snacks, delicious cakes, warming winter soup and drinks.

Admission is £1.75 per person (annual ticket not valid), which includes entrance to the museum and garden. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

For further information please contact the museum.

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