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Fall down the rabbit hole at the Russell-Cotes this Summer!

Celebrating the magic of Victorian nonsense, the Russell-Cotes has a jam packed schedule of Alice in Wonderland themed activities including crafts, trails, competitions and garden games.

Come for a tea party, find and create some of Wonderlands most famous characters and play croquet with flamingos – join in the madness at Bournemouth’s most decadent address, just don’t lost your head!

 

 

Daily Activities  (weather dependent)

Garden Games

Garden Treasure Hunt

House Trail (admission charges apply)

Competition

 

Scheduled Activities

Sat 28 July, 10am – 12:30pm: Craft Session, Rock Painting,  £2

Tue 31 July, 10am – 12:30pm: Craft Session,  Flower Painting, £3

Wed  1 Aug, 10am – 12pm: Bookable workshop *  Paint a Teapot shaped Bird Feeder, £4

 

Tue 7 Aug, 10am – 12:30pm: Craft Session,  Mad Hatter Hats, £3

Wed 8 Aug, 10am – 12:30pm: Craft Session, Heart Shaped Decorations, £3

Thur 9 Aug, 10am – 12pm: Bookable workshop *  Fabric Painting – Decorate a T-shirt or Bag , £4

 

Tue 14 Aug, 10am – 12:30pm: Craft Session, Mirror Decorating, £3

Wed 15 Aug, 10am – 12:30pm: Craft Session, Fairy Doors, £3.50

Thur 16 Aug, 10am – 12pm: Bookable workshop * Deep Box Frame Pictures,£4

 

Tue 21 Aug, 10am – 12:30pm: Craft Session, Book Shaped Keepsake Boxes, £3

Wed 22  Aug 10am – 12:30pm: Craft Session, Peg Doll People, £3

Thur 23 Aug, 10am – 12pm: Bookable workshop *  Mobile Making, £4

 

Tue 28 Aug, 10am – 12:30pm: Craft Session, Bunny Coin Banks, £3.50

Wed 29 Aug, 10am – 12:30pm: Craft Session, Pencil Cases, Badges & Keyrings, £3

Thur 30 Aug, 10am – 12:30pm Pick and Mix (Pick a craft from the box that you haven’t already done) £3

 

Craft Sessions – Book a place in advance or drop in on the day. Crafts will run between 10am and 12:30pm or until craft supplies run out.

 

* Workshops – must be booked in advance, to book visit the Welcome Desk or call 01202 451858.

The crafts a described above are suitable for children aged 5+, some of the activities will require parental assistance.

For further information please contact the Learning Team russellcotes.learning@bournemouth.gov.uk

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28th July 18 - 02nd September 18

Additional Information

Stanard admission charges apply to those wishing to visit the historic house.