Family Join-In Activities
The Higgins Bedford holds family join-in
activities during school holidays. The sessions last for about an
hour and cost £2.70 per participating child. All children to be
accompanied by an adult. No booking required.
Sessions start at 11am, 12.15pm, 2.15pm and
Tuesday 31st May
Make your own clay animal figurine or invent your very own
creature inspired by the collections. You can continue the fun by
painting your figurine at home!
Wednesday 1st June
Who Will You be Today?
Choose your own identity by making headwear inspired by the
collections. Whether a prince, princess, armoured soldier,
victorian lady or African tribesman, you can be whoever you'd like
to be and parade your wares around the museum.
Fri 3rd June
Mirror Mirror On The Wall
Inspired by Beautiful Bodies
exhibition, paint, draw and collage your own self portrait.
‘This place is really amazing with all
the little activities for kids’ (Keira)
‘On a scale of 1 to 10 I would write
10/10’ (Luca Phillips Age 8)
Saturday Archaeology Workshops
For children aged 8 – 16 years. Hands-on,
monthly sessions for children interested in
archaeology. Young Archaeologists' Club affiliated
branch. Booking essential, call 01234 718618 for more