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Summer Holiday Fun

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Summer Holiday Activities

The Fairies at the Bottom of the Garden

27 July – 1 September

Come and find the fairies at the bottom of the garden at the Russell-Cotes this summer.

Have some fairy fun over the summer holidays. With lots of family activities including trails, treasure hunts, competitions, garden games, craft sessions every Tuesday and Wednesday and Art Club on Thursdays.

Daily Activities

House Trail (Admission charges apply)
Garden Treasure Hunt
Garden Games (Weather dependent)
Competition

 Scheduled Activities

Craft Sessions

Drop in between 10.30 and 12.30 and purchase a ticket at the Welcome Desk. Crafts aimed at children aged 5 – 11 years. Older children may prefer our Art Club activities.

Tue 30 July:  Drop in Crafts, 10.30 – 12.30, Wings £3
Wed 31 July: Drop in Crafts 10.30 – 12.30, Wands £3

Tue 6 August: Drop in crafts, 10.30 – 12.30, Fairies & Gnomes £3
Wed 7 August: Drop in crafts, 10.30 – 12.30, Garden Houses, £3

Tue 13 August: Drop in crafts, 10.30 – 12.30, Wish Decorations, £3
Wed 14 August: Drop in crafts, 10.30 – 12.30, Fairy Doors, £3

Tue 20 August: Drop in crafts, 10.30 – 12.30, Wands £3
Wed 21 August: Drop in crafts, 10.30 – 12.30, Wings £3

Tue 27 August: Drop in crafts, 10.30 – 12.30, Fairies & Gnomes £3
Wed 28 August: Drop in crafts, 10.30 – 12.30, Pick and Mix £3

Please note: Whilst our summer theme is fairies, the crafts you make don’t have to be fairy themed.

Art Club

Aimed at children aged 10 – 13 years. Pre-booking required, to book please call 01202 451820 or visit the Welcome Desk.

Thur 1 August: Workshop 10.30 – 12.30, Monogram Canvases, £5
Thur 8 August: Workshop 10.30 – 12.30, Bunting & Garlands, £5
Thur 15 August: Workshop 10.30 – 12.30, T-shirts or bag decoration, £5
Thur 22 August: Workshop 10.30 – 12.30, Scrabble letter box frames, £5

 

 

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Additional Information

Advertised cost is for craft activity only. Children must be supervised by an adult.

You do not need to purchase a museum admission ticket to take part in the crafts, only the craft ticket.

If you are interested in visiting the historic house, you can view the admission prices in the Visit section of the website.