Family events

Download a Gallery events leaflet for September 2014 - February 2015 here


Download a Heritage events leaflet for September - December 2014 here


Download a Heritage Open Week events leaflet here


Family events for Heritage Open Week

Free drop-ins. All children to be accompanied by an adult.


The Big Draw - Rhythm-ning Learn from Paul Klee how to take a line for a rhythmic walk around the Gallery. Saturday 25 October 11.00- 3.00pm.


Plasticine pets - explore using plasticine invented in Bath by William Harbutt. Tuesday 28 October 10.30-12.00pm.


Masks mash up - make amazing masks using characters from the Gallery's collection of portraits. Wednesday 29 October 10.30-12.00pm.


Plasticine bugs and butterflies - more moulding of mini beasts using the material invented by Bath's very own William Harbutt. Thursday 30 October 10.30-12.00pm.


Print perfect - try mono-printing and make prints you can turn into cards and pictures. Friday 31 October 10.30-12.00pm.


Activities for children ages 3 to 11

Free drop-ins. All children to be accompanied by an adult.


An Artful Christmas - get arty this Christmas and use simple techniques to craft things to make your festive season special. Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 December 2.00-3.30pm.


Jurassic Jaunt - investigate fossils and the Jurassic coast in our special exhibition. Walk in the steps of and create art inspired by fossils and dinosaur footprints. Wednesday 18 February 2015, 10.30-12.00pm.


Donny the Dinosaur - explore our special exhibition about the Jurassic coast and make Donny the Dinosaur using card, sticks and pins. Friday 20 February 2015, 10.30-12.00pm.

Image: Percy the Paintbrush