Family Fun

Families are always welcome at Shrewsbury Museum. Whether it’s dressing up, using our story bags, writing with quills or listening to our Medieval ‘audio hats’, there’s lots to do at Shrewsbury Museum.

We subscribe to the Kids in Museums manifesto and ensure our team of staff and volunteers offer a warm and welcoming environment for families to explore, create, play and learn….and we never say Shhhhh…!!

Download the new WHAT’S On Spring/Summer guide here:Whats On Guide Spring summer 2018

 

  NEW TRAIL FUN

Come and meet Maximo Mouse at the museum….follow his paw prints and  solve the clues . Good Luck!  (normal admission prices apply)

Maximo Mouse Trail

Maximo Mouse Trail

Maximo Mouse

Maximo Mouse

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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We’re going on a Mammoth Hunt

Tuesday 29th May at 11am

Thursday 31st May at 2pm

 

Standard Museum admission charge applies. Under 5’s free.

Join us for a mammoth story & song session and discover fascinating facts about our collection of mammoth bones. Hunt for mammoths in the museum galleries then make a clay mammoth to take away.

To reserve your place Telephone 01743 258888  / 258881

email: museumeducation@shropshire.gov.uk

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Ceramic Titanic!!!

28th July and 4th August 11am-12.30pm

£8 per person

After a visit to the Titanic exhibition ceramicist Stephanie Kelly will guide you through the process of sculpting and glazing your own mini Titanic complete with icebergs! Your finishd work will be fired eady for you to collect and display with pride. Suitable for adults and children 6+

Limited places: plese book in advance 01743 258888/ 258881

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Lino cut workshops

Friday 17th August

10am-12 noon  or   2-4pm

Join lino artist Amanda Hillier for a seaside themed lino cut workshop. You will use natural objects from the museum’s collection to design and print your own beautiful picture.

Limted places: please book in advance 01743 258888 or 258881

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Seaside Songs with Sally Tonge

Wednesdays 1st and 22nd August

11am and 2pm    for half an hour

Come and sing songs of the sea,swish in the fabric ocean, bob in a boat and talk like a pirate. A session of playful songs and story ideas for the museum’s youngest visitors and their families with Shropshire’s very own ‘Sally Song’!

To reserve your place contact  01743 258888 / 258881

email: museumeducation@shropshire.gov.uk

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