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Activities & workshops for children

 
 

Valentine’s Day Children’s Workshop

Wednesday 14 February
1.15-2pm, 2.15-3pm, 3.15-4pm
Abington Park Museum

Take part in Valentine’s Day crafts to make a pompom love bug and a pop-up Valentine’s card. Suitable for children aged three and over.
£3 per child
Ring 01604 838110 to book or book online

Chinese New Year workshop

Friday 16 FebruaryChinese new year workshop 1
1.15-2pm, 2.15-3pm, 3.15-4pm
Abington Park Museum

Come and celebrate Chinese New Year by making a Chinese lantern, a paper fortune cookie, and learning about the Chinese Zodiac Story. Suitable for children of all ages.
£2.50 per child
Ring 01604 838110 to book or book online

Easter Egg Trail

Friday 30 March – 12-4pmEaster egg trail
Saturday 31 March – 12-4pm
Sunday 1 April – 1-5pm
Monday 2 April – 1-5pm
Abington Park Museum

Join us for an Easter trail around Abington Park Museum with a chocolate egg as a prize for every child. Suitable for all ages.
£1.50 per child
Drop in – no booking required

Northampton Castle Workshop

Tuesday 3 April
1.30-3.30pm
Abington Park Museum

Build a Lego castle, complete castle jigsaws, dress up as a knight or a princess, colour castle pictures, discover what life in Medieval Northampton would be like, and much more! This is a free workshop from Friends of Northampton Castle. Suitable for children aged four and over. Children must be supervised by an adult.
Free
Limited places – booking essential
Ring 01604 838110 to book or book online

Spring Crafts

Thursday 5 April
1.10-2.10pm, 2.20-3.20pm, 3.30-4.30pm
Abington Park Museum

Make a bird feeder and a bouquet of paper tulips to take home. Suitable for children of all ages.
£3 per child
Ring 01604 838110 to book or book online

Minibeast Mania

Thursday 12 AprilMinibeast mania
1.15-2.30pm, 2.45-4pm
Abington Park Museum

Join us for a bug hunt in the park, starting at Abington Park Museum. Explore the park and the creatures that live there and create your very own minibeast to take home! Suitable for children aged three and over.
£3 per child
Ring 01604 838110 to book or book online

 

Mailing list

If you would like to know about future exhibitions, events and workshops please email museums@northampton.gov.uk with your details and we will add you to our mailing list. Please state any preferences you may have, e.g. art, history or general. All information will be kept confidential and used only by the museum.