Meet professional artist Christine Allison and her intriguing mixed-up animals. Christine will help you explore the museum wildlife collections looking for inspiration, sketch your ideas and then design a mixed-up creature of your own.
Take part in a merry medley of Medieval-themed activities. Children will learn about heraldry, make Apostle badges, try brass rubbing, handle real and replica objects, taste Medieval food and make a stained glass window decoration.
Hands-on session exploring pyramids, pharaohs and mummification. Explore Egyptian artefacts, make papyrus paper, practice hieroglyphic writing and decorate a mini sarcophagus, all inspired by our fantastic Egypt gallery.