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Family Weekends: November

Family Weekends: November

Events - Family Events

Family Weekends: November

Free Family Activities

01 Nov 2014 - 30 Nov 2014

We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you discover our exhibitions this November. 

Our events are free and all ages are welcome, 11am – 3pm, just drop in

Mirror Mouth
Sat 1 & Sun 2 November

Make our Mirror Mouth speak by creating a hypnotic soundtrack for our Mystic Garden.

Masks of Myth and Legend
Sat 8 & Sun 9 November

We’ll be making masks of people who changed the world. Join up with another family, put people together and re-write history.

Factory of Art
Sat 15 & Sun 16 November

Start work on our creative production line and make art by testing materials. We’ll be stamping, cutting, coating, punching over and over again.

Fabulous Moving Works of Art
Sat 22 & Sun 23 November

Create beautiful, unexpected works of art - think 2D lava lamp projections.                

Job Mash-Up
Sat 29 & Sun 30 November

Raphael Hefti is an engineer, photographer, alchemist artist! Mix up jobs and create new work for people to do.

Borrow an Explorer kit bag - every day during the exhibition
Free, available from Reception

Created by artists, for families, our kit bags are full of games and bright ideas to help everyone get the most from our exhibitions, whatever their age or experience of art. Just ask at Reception and pick one up for free.

“A great idea – it helped my children to be able to look at the art in more detail.” Family visitor

How to get to us

Discounted travel to families and groups on main bus operators and the tram, see our Visit webpage for more information.