Museum visits for families

The Museum provides a range of children’s activities throughout the year. Children’s activities and trails are available from the admissions desk.

Holiday drop-in days

Wednesday 10th & Thursday 11th April 2019, 10.30am-12.30pm & 1.30pm-3.30pm· £3 per child

With the days getting longer and nature waking up, it’s time to ‘spring’ into action and get creative with our fabulous Spring inspired crafts. Drop in anytime between 10.30am-12.30pm & 1.30pm-3.30pm

All materials included. For ages 3-10. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Exciting Explorers!

Wednesday 29th & Thursday 30th May 10:30am – 12:30pm & 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Take a trip to some of the undiscovered lands of the world with famous explorers of old!  Find out a little bit about them and try out some arts and crafts from the places they discovered.

All materials included and children must be accompanied by an adult.

£3 per child

Suitable for ages 3-8

Crafternoons – Summer Fun!

Thursday’s – 25th July, 1st, 8th & 22nd August 2pm- 4pm

Join us for a summer of ‘Summer Fun’ inspired art and craft. Please drop in any time from 2pm-4pm. All materials included.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that you may have to wait, if the Garden Gallery is full.

£1 per child

Suitable for ages 3-8

Bug Hunt

Wednesday 7th & 21st August 10:30am – 12pm

Join us for a family friendly, fun and informative session in our beautiful garden. Explore the amazing world of insects, take part in a minibeast safari and build a bug hotel.

Booking essential, to confirm your place please contact amanda.pettey@farnhammaltings.com or 01252 715 094.

All material included

£6 per child

Suitable for ages 5-11

Meet the Anglo-Saxons

Wednesday 24th July 10:30am – 12pm

To celebrate the opening of our new exhibition, join us for a fun-filled session exploring everyday Anglo-Saxon life. Find out about Saxon medicine, eat Saxon bread, try on Saxon clothes and train to be a Saxon warrior.

Booking essential, to confirm your place please contact amanda.pettey@farnhammaltings.com or 01252 715 094.

£6 per child

Suitable for ages 5-11

Art & Design Workshop

Wednesday 14th & Thursday 15th August 10am – 4pm

A fun and creative two day workshop, suitable for anyone studying GCSE or A ‘Level Art or Textiles.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside professional practicing designers Rowena Bristow and Lesley O’Hara of Rowena Studios. Come and be inspired and motivated to explore new skills and experiment with a variety of printing and drawing techniques, using professional materials and expertise.

Booking essential, to confirm your place please contact amanda.pettey@farnhammaltings.com or 01252 715 094.

£160 for both sessions

Suitable for ages 14-18

Meet the Tudors

Wednesday 28th August 10:30am – 12pm

An exciting hand-on workshop exploring everyday life in Tudor times. Find out about Tudor medicine, try on Tudor clothes, make a Tudor ‘tussie mussie’ and learn a Tudor dance.

Booking essential, to confirm your place please contact amanda.pettey@farnhammaltings.com or 01252 715 094

£6 per child

Suitable for ages 5-11