Save up to 50% on Museum visits with our Family Ticket

Families can now save up to 50% on visits to Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery following the introduction of the new Family Ticket.

Available to purchase until Sunday 7 May, the family tickImage showing the Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery Family Ticket which is red with images of a child looking at a milkshake and showing five available visits to the Museum.et covers admission for 2 adults and up to 4 children (5-17) and costs just £25.

Once bought, the ticket is valid until 31 December 2017  meaning youand your family can enjoy up to 5 exhilarating and fun-filled visits to Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery and take in our amazing Roman and Medieval Galleries, the incredible Shropshire Gallery and our exciting special exhibitions.

If that’s not enough, you can claim one FREE milkshake per child on one of your 5 visits from STOP cafe.

If you’re looking for a fun and affordable day out for your family, our Family Ticket could be the perfect fit.

Read what other families have said about the Museum…

“Staff very friendly and An image of three children dressed in medieval combat clothing.engaged children, a 2 year old and 6 year old. They were allowed to handle some time exhibits and we’re read a story with relevant props. There were quiz sheets to complete to encourage them to look at pictures etc. and stickers for completing them. Will go again.”

 

“Lots to see here over several floors, some superb exhibits and loads of information – paintings, ceramics, antiques, Roman artefacts and a special gallery, a sea side theme at the time of writing – great value”

“Enjoyable experience with friends and baby. A good mix of exhibits and the children especially enjoyed the practical areas.”

New exhibition a hit: Nearly 1,000 school children booked to visit Rhyme Around the World

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery’s new exhibition, Rhyme Around the World, a touring exhibition from Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Books is already proving to be a huge success.

The exhibition, which opened its doors to the public on Saturday 18 February has already been hugely popular with families, schools and nurseries alike.

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery already has 972 school children booked to visit and take part in the newly developed Rhyme workshop with more expected to book.

Image showing a blue archway into Rhyme Around the World exhibition with images of a fox with an umbrella, a lion leaping with two happy children and an antelope on its back and photos on the walls.

Rhyme Around the World – Entrance to a world of rhyming fun for the whole family

Fay Bailey, Education and Activities Officer at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery, said:

“Rhyme Around the World is a fun and engaging exhibition suitable for the whole family.  We are particularly delighted with the way Shropshire schools have received this wonderful exhibition”

“The exhibition is proving to be very popular and spaces are quickly filling up. I would encourage interested schools to book as soon as possible.”

An image showing an area with blue lighting, a mini barn with a robin inside, photos on the wall and nursery rhymes on the wall and in the clouds on the ceiling.

Whatever the Weather theme in Rhyme Around the World

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stuart West, Shropshire Council Cabinet member for leisure and culture, said:

“We’re thrilled at how popular this new exhibition is proving to be among schools and we’ve already received a lot of great feedback.

“Rhyme Around the World is a fantastic and engaging exhibition for people of all ages and brings back a lot of happy childhood memories so I’d encourage you to pay Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery a visit.”

Save up to 50% on Museum visits with new Family Ticket

To celebrate Rhyme Around the World, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery are offering a new Family Ticket which could save you and your family up to 50% on Museum admission. Visit the website for more information.

Rhyme Around the World runs until Sunday 7 May 2017. For more information, visit the Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery website or call 01743 258888. To book a Rhyme workshop and educational group visit to the exhibition, email museumeducation@shropshire.gov.uk or ring 01743 258881