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Museum of Richmond

Museum of Richmond

Children's Activity Event, Mon 13 - Fri 17 Aug 2018


Old Town Hall,
Whittaker Avenue,

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Five days of fun art activities exploring the Museum’s Archaeology exhibition and taking a closer look at arts and craft in Britain before the Norman conquest of 1066.

Activities will include:

Looking at how archaeology helps us piece together the stories of the past
Looking at pre-historical crafts including Stone Age Jewellery, Bronze Age Beakers, Roman Mosaics, Anglo Saxon braiding and embroidery, and Viking Runes.
Curating an exhibition of their work which will remain on display at the Museum, for the duration of the Archaeology exhibition.
Creating a log book, which on assessment will earn them a Bronze Arts Award which is equivalent to a GCSE!

Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsGift shop

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 13 - Fri 17 Aug 2018 09:30 to 16:30


For students age 11 and above—£150 per student (plus booking fee)

All materials included, but please bring your own lunch



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Map reference: TQ 177746  Lat: 51.45884 Long: -0.30654

Train: Richmond Station. Turn left out of the station and follow the directional signs.
Tube: Richmond
Buses - H22, 33, H37, 65, R68, R70, 190, 337, 371, 391, 419, 485, 490.
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Parking: with charge


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome