York Castle Museum
- Telephone 01904 687687
- Website www.yorkcastlemuseum.org.uk
There are 8 events at this location
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Keeping Healthy In Victorian England: Talk
Talk about the history of Saville's Pharmaceutical Chemist's shop on Kirkgate, as well as other pharmacies in York.
See a demonstration of fruit jelly sweet making and design a sweet box inspired by the ones in our collection.
Museum Monkeys! (Over 1s)
Themed activity session featuring songs, stories and games.
Optical Toys: Workshop
Have a look at various toys from the Victorian era, including the zoetrope, thaumatrope, magic lamp and stereoscope.
Sock Toy Making: Workshop
Create a sock toy by choosing a sock from the collection and adding materials and embellishments, taking inspiration from the Toy Stories exhibition.
Under Your Hat: Exploring York's Heritage Of Hat Making, Wearing And Selling: Workshop
Learn about York's unique history of hats, discovering why we wear them, if gender, power or etiquette influences and how fur and feather decoration has resulted in the demise of animals and birds.
Sat 6 Jul
£10 / 01904 687687