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.

Little Hands On

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Tuesday 5 April and Tuesday 3 May

Every month epecially for our younger visitors, Little Hands On uses stories, art, singing, games and crafts to introduce little ones to some of the fascinating things you can see in the Harris.



What time? 11am–12 noon           Age? Under 5s and their carers
Do I need to book in advance? No, just turn up            Cost? Free

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Time Explorers

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Tuesday 12 April

Step back into Preston’s past and become a Time Explorer!
Find out the story of our city's symbol, the Preston Lamb, in our history gallery
Discover Preston.

Today: The Preston Lamb

What time? 1.30-3.30pm   Suitable 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 23 April and Saturday 28 May

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

What time? 11-11.45am           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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Little Hands On Story Time

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Friday 6 May

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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Harris Museum and Art Gallery

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Opening hours:

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

Please note the museum, art gallery and library will be closed until 12.30pm on one morning in June 2016 to enable essential staff training.  We will update details as soon as possible.

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