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Take a look here for our special family events - from 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.

Saturday Art Club

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Saturday 20, 27 October & Saturday 3 November 2018
Love all things arty? Join us and get creative at our new Saturday Art Club.

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Half Term Fun: Badge Making

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Tuesday 23 October
1.30 - 3.30pm
Make your own badge with artist Kate Egglestone-Wirtz and be inspired by the old Whittingham Asylum and Whittingham railway.

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Half Term Fun: Halloween Crafts

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Wednesday 24 October
10.30am - 12noon
Join the Harris team for spooky Halloween crafts.

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Half Term Fun: Clay Workshop

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Thursday 25 October
1.30 - 3.30pm
Make your own clay items in this fun and messy workshop.

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Half Term Fun: Printing Party

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Friday 26 October
11am - 1pm

Inspired by the 1960s Living Room Installation in our autumn exhibition Preston's Windrush Generation.  This is your chance to get creative with pattern, print and colour!

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Family Egyptian Balcony Tour

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Saturday 27 October
Climb up high to get a closer look at the sights and stories of Egypt on our famous Egyptian Balcony.

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Little Hands On

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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.

Next one is on Tuesday 6 November

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