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Museums Week activities


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Animal Tracks

Saturday 26 October-Sunday 3 November, 10.30am-5pm

  • Animals have been special subject for artists. Search for our favourite animals in the paintings and displays. Match up their tracks with the artworks to find animals all over the Gallery. 

Plasticine Pictures

Saturday 26 October, 11am-3pm

  • Join William Harbutt, the inventor of Plasticine, and create some Plasticine perfect pictures.

Big and Bold

Tuesday 29-Thursday 31 October, 10.30am-12.30pm

  • Use the style of ceramic artist James Tower to create a big and bold abstract collage.

Marvellous Masks

Friday 1 November, 10.30am–12.30pm

  • Get up close and personal with some characters from the Gallery paintings and create a marvellous mask.

All included in admission price, no need to book. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Activities suitable for 3+.