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Events & Activities

Easter Holiday

Family Activities

Wednesday 4th April

1.00pm – 3.00pm
Egg blowing and decorating

Try your hand at the old art of blowing eggs, once mastered you can decorate your egg, if you look after it well it will keep forever.

Friday 6th April

1.00pm – 3.00pm

Easter Hats

Can you turn a boring piece of card into a fabulous Easter hat? Surprise yourself and create a masterpiece Vivienne Westwood would be proud of.

Wednesday 11th April

1.00pm – 3.00pm

Spring flower wreaths

The spring is on its way so why not celebrate by decorating a gorgeous flower wreath for your door.

Friday 13th April

1.00pm – 3.00pm

Butterfly/Dragonfly plant decorators.

Cheer up the plants around your house by decorating a butterfly or dragonfly to place in the soil.

NOTE: Unless otherwise stated, activities run from 1pm to 3pm and carry a charge of £1 per child to cover the cost of materials.

SORRY NO ORGANISED GROUPS ALLOWED. We regret that these are family events we do not have the capacity to accommodate any child minding or organised groups.

All children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult to gain entry to the museum.

For further details of activities call the main reception number 01642 813781.

Try our Trails

50p each, available from Museum Reception, small prize on completion.

 Find the Faces

Using the pictures provided find the 15 faces within the museum.


I Spy Trail

Your challenge is to find 26 objects within the museum begining with all the letters of the alphabet.


Linthorpe Art Pottery Trail

An outdoor 20 minute stroll from the Dorman Museum to the site of the original Linthorpe Pottery highlighting buildings and places of interest from the late 1800s.



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