If you are looking to keep the kids busy this summer take a look at our holiday events. Drop in every week to Market Hall Museum and discover everything from bees to our very own Warwickshire dinosaur. Get hunting for bugs, bats and fossils and don’t forget our outdoor theatre show Billionaire Boy. Scroll down and see what fun can be had….
Please note some events need to be booked in advance. Our Holiday Club Time Travellers is now SOLD OUT!
Market Hall Museum – Tuesday 22nd August 10 am to 3 pm
‘The Bug Masquerade’: Come and join the ball at Market Hall and make a beautiful mask and crown. Create magical butterflies and dragonflies puppets to dance around with you. Cost: £2.50 per child, no need to book just drop in. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Be a Busy Bee
Market Hall Museum – Thursday 24th August 10 am to 3 pm
Dress up as a bee and learn how to waggle dance whilst our lovely beekeeper takes you on a tour of our live observation hive, then make a bee and flower to take home with you. Cost: £2.50 per child, no need to book just drop in. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Family Fossil Hunt – SOLD OUT!
Thursday 24th August 10 am to 4 pm
Enjoy a day fossil hunting at Cross Hands Quarry with our Curator of Natural Sciences, Jon Radley, and explore our Jurassic past. You can keep anything you find! Meet at St John’s Museum at 10.00am, coach travel is included in the cost. Bring a packed lunch. Cost: £15.00 per person, children must be accomapnied by a paying adult. Advised for ages 7+. Places must be booked in advance by calling 01926 412500 or click here to book online
Meet the Warwickshire Dinosaur
Market Hall Museum
Thursday 31th August 10 am to 3pm
After making your own dinosaur footprint and dinosaur model, let our Curator of Natural Sciences take you back millions of years to when our very own flesh eating Warwickshire dinosaur roamed the Earth. Cost: £2.50 per child, no need to book just drop in. Children must be accompanied by an adult.