For Families


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.

Little Hands On

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Tuesdays 1 May, 6 June & 3 July 
11.00am - 12.00pm

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.


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Face Value

Saturday 12 May
Join Becky from “Artful” for self-portraits made from found materials based on techniques used in Lubaina’s installation “A Fashionable Marriage”. For families and children 6+ 

Drop in. Everyone welcome!

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Family Egyptian Balcony Tour

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Saturdays 28 April, 26 May, 23 June & 28 July
11.00 - 11.40am

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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Makerspace workshop Ready Steady Code

What will you make?

Makerspace is a space to make and mend, improve and embellish, and have a go at contemporary craft or digital endeavours. Open to all. Children under 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult. You can check the Makerspace calendar here.

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