Upcoming Events

 

Reminiscence Object Handling
15 May

To coincide with Dementia Awareness Day, we’ll be holding special reminiscence object handling sessions for anyone living with dementia.

Usual admission fees to the museum apply.

Email Charlotte for more information or call 01799 510644 

Museums at Night
18 May, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Explore the museum by torchlight at our twice-yearly Museums at Night event! We’ll turn off the lights and challenge you to follow our night-time trail!

Usual admission fees to the museum apply.  Drop in between 6:00pm and 8:00pm.

Wallace’s Great Big Bake-Off
16 June

Take part in Wallace’s baking challenge – make a cake or other baking creation inspired by the museum’s collection or a historic recipe! 

Plus we’ll have craft activities in the museum. 

Email Charlotte for more information or call 01799 510644 

Magnificent Masks
15 August

Make magnificent animal masks, taking inspiration from our exhibition World Under Glass: Adventures in Taxidermy

£1.50 each (tickets in advance or on the day, cash only), ages 3+
10:30am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Usual admission fees to the museum apply. 

Email Charlotte for more information or call 01799 510644 

Mythical Beasts
22 August

Make a mash-up mythical beast, in craft activities inspired by our exhibition World Under Glass: Adventures in Taxidermy

£1.50 each (tickets in advance or on the day, cash only), ages 3+
10:30am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Usual admission fees to the museum apply. 

Email Charlotte for more information or call 01799 510644 

Paper Taxidermy
29 August

Learn about the taxidermy process and create your own paper taxidermy animal, in craft activities inspired by our exhibition World Under Glass: Adventures in Taxidermy. 

£1.50 each (tickets in advance or on the day, cash only), ages 3+
10:30am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Usual admission fees to the museum apply. 

Email Charlotte for more information or call 01799 510644 

 

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