Family Workshops

Family Workshops

We offer family craft workshops during the school holidays and other events and activities throughout the year.

Workshops run from 11.00am – 3.00pm

Everyone who pays to attend a workshop has free entry to the museum on the day.

No need to book, just drop in and join in. £3.50 per child

February Half-Term

Splish Splash Mobile

Splish Splash Mobile

Family Drop-in Workshops  

Splish Splash Mobile

Thurs 16th & Fri. 17th February, 11.00am – 3.00pm

£3.50 per child

Make an original mobile using willow and laminated collage, inspired by river life.

Plus FREE Family Activity – drop in and have a go!









10.30 – 11.30 am ~ last Thursday of the month

£3.50 per child

Our next Toddler Time will be

Thursday 23rd February 2017 

Behind the scenes at the Museum



Future Dates:

Thursday 30th March – Music, Music, Music

Thursday 27th April – Boats and the River

Thursday 25th May – Woolly Mammoths

A drop-in event for toddlers and their carers. Join us for activities themed around the museum’s collection aimed at children from 2 to 5 years and take home a messy art creation too! All welcome

If you know a group who would be interested in booking a session like this do contact the museum – we’d love to hear from you.

Easter Drop-in Family Activities

Curly wurly pot Curly Wurly Pots

Thursday 6th & Friday 7th April

£3.50 per child

Take inspiration from our temporary exhibition by the Icknield Potters and make your own coil pot to take home.



Fantasy Dinosaur EggsDinosaur Eggs

Wednesday 12th & Thursday 13th April    

   £3.50 per child

Easter is a celebration of rebirth, drop in and make your very own decorated fantasy Dinosaur Egg!