April Family events

Cirencester

Tue 9 April , 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Roman Armour

 

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Create a full set of Roman weapons and armour and become a Roman soldier in this fun workshop. Suitable for ages 6 and above. Please enquire about younger children

 

Mini Mosaics
Wed 10 April , 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

 

mosaic

 

Join us for a morning of mosaic making. We will explore the museum looking for inspiration from the museum’s Roman mosaic collections. During this morning workshop you will create a mosaic tile to take home using colourful, safe glass tiles. All materials and instruction provided. Suitable for age 8 and above. Please enquire about younger children as there is quite a lot of supervision required for children under 8.

 

Spring Garden Peg Doll Faeries
Thu 11 April , 10:30 am - 11:30 am

 

spring garden

 

Learn about Roman gardens and wildlife, and celebrate the season by making a spring flower fairy with accompanying wildlife friend. Suitable for ages 6 and above. Please enquire about younger children.

 

Wee Warriors
Mon 15 April , 10:30 am - 11:30 am

 

wee warriors

 

Come to the museum today and craft a variety of peg doll soldiers. We will have examples of Celtic fighters, Roman Soldiers, and Saxon Warriors. Booking essential Suitable for ages 7 and above. Please enquire about younger children.

 

15 April 2019

Beautiful Brooches

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

£5 - £5.50
Anglo Saxon Brooch

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In this workshop children will learn some of the typologies of brooches in our collections, and then create some of their own. This is wearable art, and sure to cause the next big trend. Booking essential Suitable for ages 7 and above.

 

16, 18 April 2019

Revolting Romans

Time:  10:30 am - 11:30 am

 

revolting romans

 

£5 - £5.50
Children's Workshop
Hear about some of the revolting things Romans got up to with their food and hygiene. Examine a Roman ear scoop, make a Roman snail and after a short talk on revolting Roman food, you’ll need to make and take home a sponge on a stick. Finish the morning with a horrible Roman quiz. Booking essential Suitable for ages 6 and above. Please enquire about younger children.

 

Roman Abacus

16 April 2019

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

 

abacus

 

Make this simple, but fascinating tool and learn how Roman children learned maths. Hope we can ‘count on’ you to join us. Booking essential Suitable for ages 7 and above. Please enquire about younger children

 

17 April 2019

Mythical Beasts and How to Print Them

Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

 

print beasts

 

£7 - £8
Printing workshop
Create pictures of Mythical Beasts inspired by mediaeval manuscripts and your own imagination. Using a series of printmaking techniques, you will print your own designs to take home. All instruction and materials provided. Booking essential Suitable for ages 8 and above. Please enquire about younger children.

 

 

Ancient Gods and Goddesses

Wed 17 April , 10:30 am - 11:30 am
£2.50 - £3

 

ancient gods


Children's Workshop
Join us to hear stories from Roman, Norse and Medieval legend: tales of Gods and Goddesses, warriors and weavers, hunters and nymphs. Make a mythical mask or colour a magical picture. Booking essential Suitable for ages 4 and above. Please enquire about younger children.

 

 

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