For Families

artyFrom Little Hands On for the under fives, to Arty Explorers, Time Explorers, Hands On and lots more for ages 5-12, there's something for everybody to see and do!
Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

To see activities by date, browse the calendar

Download the April - September Family Fun leaflet

Little Hands On Story Time

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Friday 5 September

Every month, join us in the Discovery Room for story time!

What time? 10.30am–11am           Age? Under 5s and their carers
Do I need to book in advance? No, just turn up            Cost? Free

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The Potter's Apprentice

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Saturday 6 September

Will you or your pot get fired? Have you the skills to become The Potter's Apprentice?
Complete tasks just like children did in Victorian potteries.

Time?  1.30pm–3.30pm                       For ages? 5 -12
Do I need to book in advance? No      Cost? Free

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Hands On at the Harris

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Saturday 13 September

…does just what it says on the tin! Drop into the Harris and get stuck in.
You can stay for 15 minutes or for longer – it’s up to you.

Today:
Hands On History theme to be announced!

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Time?  1.30pm–3.30pm                       For ages? 5 -12
Do I need to book in advance? No      Cost? Free

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Family Egyptian Balcony Tour

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Saturday 27 September

Climb up high to get a closer look at the sights and stories of Egypt on our famous Egyptian Balcony.

What time? 11-11.40am           Age? 7+ Max. 2 children per adult
Do I need to book in advance? Yes, call 01772 905414    
Cost? £1 adult/50p child

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Harris Museum and Art Gallery

Market Square,
Preston
PR1 2PP 

T 01772 258248 (office 10am-4pm)
T 01772 905414 (event bookings)
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Opening hours:

Mon                    11am - 5pm
Tues – Sat          10am - 5pm
Closed Sundays & Bank Holidays


FREE entry

This week's events

Sat 30th, 11-11.40am
Family Egyptian Balcony Tour
Ages 7+ with adult
£1/50p book on 01772 905414

Sat 30th, 12-4pm
Vintage Harris
Stalls-Beauty Parlour-Crafts

Tues 2nd Sept, 11am-12pm
Little Hands On
Under 5s & carers

Wed 3rd, 12.30-1pm
Tour: Making Waves Exhibition - painting Lancashire's Coastline

Wed 3rd, 2-4pm
Meet the Costume Champions

Fri 5th, 10.30-11am
Little Hands On Story Time
Under 5s & carers

Sat 6th, 1.30-3.30pm
The Potter's Apprentice
Ages 5-12

School's Out!
FREE workshops every Tues, Wed, Thurs & selected Saturdays. Download the Family Fun leaflet

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