Northampton Borough Council
Northampton Borough Council

For children

Easter Egg Hunt

Abington Park Museum
Good Friday 25 March to Easter Monday 28 March, 12pm - 4pm

Take part in our festive Easter Egg trail around Abington Park Museum and be in with a chance of winning a chocolate egg.
£1 entry, drop-in.  All ages welcome.

February half term workshops

Wellies and weather workshop

Northampton Museum & Art Gallery
Tuesday 16 February 10am - 12pm & 1pm - 3pm

Make patterns printed with wellingtons and create rainy day paintings in this welly and weather related workshop.
£2.50 entry. Ring 01604 837397 to book. Suitable for all ages.

Winter collage workshop

Northampton Museum & Art Gallery
Wednesday 17 February 10am - 12pm & 1pm - 3pm

Children can try different techniques and materials to create a 3D wintry scene.
£1 entry. Drop-in. Suitable for all ages.

Leather stamping workshops

Northampton Museum & Art Gallery
Thursday 18 February 1.30pm - 2.15pm & 2.30pm - 3.15pm

Make your own unique, genuine leather key fob, bookmark or wristband.
£2.50 entry. Ring 01604 837397 to book.

Friends of Northampton Castle - castles in the air

Northampton Museum & Art Gallery
Friday 19 February 10am - 12pm

Make castle shaped bird boxes for the birds to nest in the trees where Northampton Castle used to stand. Materials supplied just bring along your ideas!
Free entry.  Ring 01604 837397 to book as places are limited.

Easter workshops

Leather stamping workshops

Northampton Museum & Art Gallery
Thursday 31 March, 1.30pm - 2.15pm & 2.30pm - 3.15pm

Make your own unique, genuine leather key fob, bookmark or wristband.
£2.50 entry. Ring 01604 837397 to book.

The bees' knees workshop

Abington Park Museum
Friday 1 April, 1pm - 4pm

An afternoon of bee activities and games for all the family to enjoy.  Join the hive of craft activity and play the Honey Pot game to find out how hard bees work to find their nectar and buzz around the museum following the bee trail.
£2 entry. Ring 01604 837397 to book. Suitable for all ages.

Spring crafts workshop

Northampton Museum & Art Gallery
Tuesday 5 April, 1pm - 3pm and Thursday 7 April 1pm - 3pm

Come along to make seasonal paper based crafts. Using different types of paper children can make spring flowers and animals in this seasonal workshop.
Free. Drop-in. Suitable for all ages.

Spring crafts workshop

Abington Park Museum
Thursday 7 April, 1pm - 3pm

Come along to make seasonal paper based crafts.  Using different types of paper, children can make spring flowers and animals in this seasonal workshop.
Free entry. Drop-in. Suitable for all ages.