What’s on

Bristol’s brilliant archaeology festival

FAMILY: Join us for a celebration of Bristol’s brilliant archaeology and meet re-enactors, archaeologists and local groups. Take a guided tour and get hands on with our family friendly activities.

National Stitch Day

FAMILY: Join Bristol Embroiderers’ Guild to make a stitched heart using an embroidery style called ‘chicken scratch’ on gingham.

Egypt explorers

WORKSHOP: Hands-on session exploring pyramids, pharaohs and mummification. Explore Egyptian artefacts, practice hieroglyphic writing and decorate a canopic jar, all inspired by our fantastic Egypt gallery.

African fabrics

WORKSHOP: Join us for a fun-filled day of African textile crafts. Investigate our collection of amazing African art, artifacts and fabrics and discover the meanings behind their colours and designs. Learning and having fun has never been so easy!