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Posted: Dec 7, 2017

Christmas Explorers

Fun filled family activity day of Christmas themed art and craft.

Xmas

The museum is the place to be for a ‘Christmas Explorers’ family activity day on Wednesday 20 December 2017 from 10am to 2pm.

It will be a fun filled day of Christmas themed art and craft activities including:

  • Making masks
  • sponge painting
  • snowman chains
  • Christmas wreaths
  • and the chance to make a variety of Christmas decorations

Visitors can enjoy our festive trails around the museum.

The Garden Tea Room will be serving light savoury snacks, delicious cakes, seasonal refreshments and drinks.

Admission is £1.75 per person (annual ticket not valid). Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

For further information please contact the museum.

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