Children’s Workshops

Half Term Holiday

Printmaking

Wednesday 12 April, 10.30-12pm

Using the collections for inspiration, create your own series of prints using a variety of techniques. Creative messy fun! All materials and instruction provided.

Cost: £7.50 per child, £6.50 for season ticket holders

Booking essential, call 01285 655611 to book
Suitable for ages 8 and above

rhino beetle drawing

Incredible Insects

Children’s Workshop with Cath Hodsman

Thursday 13 April, 10am -1pm

A wonderful opportunity for young insect fans to get up close and personal with incredible insects. Using high powered microscopes you will see and draw insects like you never have before, from the wing of a butterfly to the eye of a ladybird.

All expert tuition and information provided.

Cost: £12 per child, £10 for season ticket holders

Booking essential. Call 01285 655611 to book
Suitable for 7+ but please contact us if you have younger children interested.

 

 

Mini Mosaics

Wednesday 31 May, 10.30-12pm

Learn the Roman art of mosaic making by creating your own mosaic tile to take home. All materials and instruction provided.

Cost: £7.75 per child, £6.75 for season ticket holders

Booking essential call, 01285 655611 to book
Suitable for ages 8 and above but please enquire about bringing younger children

 

Printmaking

Tuesday 25 July, 10.30-12pm

Using our archaeological collections for inspiration, join us for a workshop making a series of printing techniques and take your creations home.

Cost: £7.75 per child, £6.75 for season ticket holders

Booking essential call, 01285 655611 to book
Suitable for ages 8 and above but please enquire about bringing younger children

 

Mini Mosaics

Wednesday 26 July, 10.30-12pm

Learn the Roman art of mosaic making by creating your own modern mosaic tile to take home. All materials and instruction provided.

Cost: £7.25 per child, £6.25 for season ticket holders

Booking essential, call 01285 655611 to book
Suitable for ages 8 and above but please enquire about bringing younger children

 

Mini Mosaics

Tuesday 8 August, 10.30-12pm

Learn the Roman art of mosaic making by creating your own modern mosaic tile to take home. All materials and instruction provided.

Cost: £7.75 per child, £6.75 for season ticket holders

Booking essential, call 01285 655611 to book
Suitable for ages 8 and above but please enquire about bringing younger children

 

Roman Draw

Tuesday 15 August, 10.30-12pm

During this workshop children will have a unique opportunity to create a mini exhibition of their drawings of real artefacts from the museum store. James will offer gentle advice on drawing techniques.

Cost: £7.75 per child, £6.75 for season ticket holders

Booking essential, call 01285 655611 to book
Suitable for ages 7 and above but please enquire about bringing younger children

 

Mini Mosaics  

Tuesday 22 August, 10.30-12pm

Learn the Roman art of mosaic making by creating your own modern mosaic tile to take home. All materials and instruction provided.

Cost: £7.75 per child, £6.75 for season ticket holders

Booking essential, call 01285 655611 to book
Suitable for ages 8 and above but please enquire about bringing younger children