Special Events

Historical Crafterday – Farming

Saturday 21st July, 10.30am-12noonChildren taking part in a craft activity.

Crafty activities & trail around the museum.

£3 per child. Drop-in activity, no need to book in advance

Civil War Re-enactors

Saturday 28th July, 10am-4pmpikemen re-enactors

Displays of Pikemen and Musketeers drilling in the Museum courtyard.

Visitors will have the opportunity to join in with the drills if they would like.

Find out how soldiers uniforms have changed over time with displays of weapons and costumes on display.

Free Admission  

Crafty Wednesday: Folklore & Fairies

Wednesday 1st August, 10.30am-12noon

Come along and make yarn corn dollies, paper lanterns, fairy themed craft and more.

Activity trail around the Museum.

£3 per child, drop-in activity no need to book in advance

 

Heritage Fair @ Royston Town Hall

Thursday 2nd.   August, 10.30am-12noon

Craft activities themed around the town’s heritage, and stalls by local arts and heritage organisations.  Raising money for the ongoing development of Royston Museum

Free Admission, £3 per child for craft activities.

Drop-in activity, no need to book in advance

Crafty Wednesday: Cave Craft

Wednesday 8th August, 10.30am-12noon

Have a go at creating your own cave style pictures and carvings, inspired by the uniqueness of Royston Cave.  Activity trail around the Museum.

£3 per child, drop-in activity no need to book in advance

Crafty Wednesday: Prehistoric Royston

Wednesday 15th August, 10.30am-12noon

Make a fire pit, craft a paper roundhouse and make an Iron Age style sword.

Activity trail around the Museum.

£3 per child, drop-in activity no need to book in advance

Family Lino Printing

Thursday 16th August, 10.30am-12noon

Family friendly beginner’s lino printing session led by talented local artist Liz Beardwell.

Make your own print on the 1855 Crow printing press.

£3 per person.  Drop-in activity, no need to book in advance

Historical Crafter Day: Castles  

Saturday 18th August, 10.30am-12noon

Junk modelling and crafty activities, plus trail around the museum.

£3 per child. Drop-in activity, no need to book in advance

Crafty Wednesday: Hot Wheels

Wednesday 22nd August, 10.30am-12noon

Junk model your own fantastic vehicles, and if you’re stuck for ideas of what to

make you can use old photographs from our collections as inspiration.

Activity trail around the Museum.  Craft activities for kids in the Summer holidays.

£3 per child. Drop-in activity, no need to book in advance