Derby Museum and Art Gallery
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There are 11 events at this location
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Art Hub: Painting the Skies
Join us at the Art Hub in the Museum and Art Gallery as we explore different creative techniques and processes; there’s always something new to try in this artist-led session. Artists have many different approaches when capturing the sky with paint. Try some out for yourself and find your own style. Drop in session…
Wed 2 Jan 2019
A visit to Pickford’s House this Christmas is sure to be filled with festive fun. Come and join in with our seasonal crafts for the whole family to enjoy. Donations welcome. Suitable for children aged 5+ with their grown-ups.
Sat 22 Dec
Derby's Great Gatsby Christmas Party
Great Gatsby 1920s party to celebrate the holiday season. Food is provided by a local celebrity chef alongside entertainment for the evening.
Fri 14 Dec
£45–£49.50 / 01332 641901
- 19:00 – 01:00
Have a go at making a festive crown so you look the part this Christmas; plus lots of festive fun with music, games and stories. Drop in session, suitable for children aged 5+ with their grown-ups. Give What You Think.
Fri 21 Dec
Family Friday: Fairy Tales
Get lost in the magical world of fairy tales with a range of crafts, games and stories to keep your little ones occupied over the holiday season. Drop in session, suitable for children aged 5+ with their grown-ups. Give What You Think.
Fri 28 Dec
Jack Frost Trail
Jack Frost has been up to his old tricks again, painting with ice and making things sparkle on cold, dark, winter days. Can you track where he has been around the house and maybe even catch him in the act! Drop in session, suitable for children 5-15 years old with their grown-ups. £1 per trail sheet / FREE for Derby…
Fri 14 Dec
Sat 15 Dec
Sun 16 Dec
Play, make and learn together amongst our historic collections in this sensory exploration of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Maths). FREE – Give What You Think Suitable for 2-5 year olds with their grown-ups
Sat 5 Jan 2019
Free / 01332 641901
Story Telling with Sophie Snell
As part of National Storytelling Week (26 January – 2 February), we welcome Derby-based professional storyteller and award-winning writer Sophie Snell to Derby Museum and Art Gallery. Join Sophie on an adventure of the imagination as the stories unfold. Time slots: 10:30-11am 11:15-11:45am 12:12:30pm Suitable for children…
Sat 26 Jan 2019
Free / 01332 641901
Tots Make and Do: Food from Around the World
Join us as we explore foods from all around the world in this exciting session with music, story-sharing and more. Tots Make and Do is a weekly session where we welcome 2-5 year olds with their grown-ups for crafts, games and stories inspired by our fabulous collections. Drop in session, suitable for children 2-5…
Fri 4 Jan 2019
Tots Make and Do: Homemade Toys
During the War, people couldn’t just pop to the shops to buy toys whenever they liked. Have a go at making your own homemade toy and play some simple wartime games. Drop in session, suitable for children 2-5 years old with their grown-ups. Give What You Think.
Fri 11 Jan 2019
Tots Make and Do: Whose Shoes
Join us on an adventure as we look at different shoes around the Museum – Roman shoes in Archaeology, Turkish shoes in Military, shoes in Adorn Case in World Cultures and the shoes in the Joseph Wright paintings. Tots Make and Do is a weekly session where we welcome 2-5 year olds with their grown-ups for crafts, games…