Children’s events

A picture of the children's area, with art cart and dressing up clothesThe museum hosts a programme of events for children of all ages, as well as having a dedicated children’s area with a fab new arts cart, table and chairs, plus dressing up and our weekend workshop.dinosaur clipart

These are some of those coming up:

For full details and booking information about all events contact

Herne Bay’s Hidden Treasures
Storytelling workshop and craft activity
Saturday 28 September 2019
Take part in a fun, interactive workshop to discover Herne Bay treasures hidden in a magical storymat. What are the mysterious objects and who do they belong to? With puppet characters, songs, action rhymes and a creative art activity this colourful, hands-on workshop will excite the curiosity and imagination of children and adults alike.
Workshop for children age 3-6 and their carers at 10.30 to 11.15; and for children age 7-11 and their carers at 11.30 to 12.15 and 13.15 to 14.00.

£1 per child. Normal museum charges apply for carers – adults £2/concessions £1.60. Spaces limited, booking advisable phone 01227 367368 or email

Saturdays and Sundays

an example of the activity table available at weekendsActivity packs will be available for children every Saturday and Sunday. These will cover a variety of activities such as origami boats, paper planes and cards for various occasions.