Children's Events

Join us at the Manor House Museum every school holiday for a fun-filled programme of craft activities for children aged 3 and above. All activity sessions last approximately one hour, with session 1 starting at 10:15am and session 2 starting at 11:45am.

We ask that all participants are accompanied by an adult. Booking is recommended.

Free drop-in sessions will also be available every Saturday from the 28th July until the 1st September, 10am - 4:30pm.


Manor House Museum

Learn new skills and create something unique to take home. Sessions last one hour, starting at 10:15am and 11:45am.

Week 1: 
Wednesday 25th July: Mini Rock Pools
Friday 27th July: Paint Play

Week 2:
Wednesday 1st August: National Play Day 12 - 3pm
Friday 3rd August: Clay Play

Kettering by the Sea

Free, fun and easy crafts to keep everyone entertained. Drop-in sessions outside on the Market Place: Tuesdays at 11am-4:30m and Thursdays 1pm-3pm

Week 1:
Tuesday 24th July
Thursday 26th July

Week 2:
Tuesday 31st July
Thursday 2nd August

Call the Museum on 01536 534219 or email  for more information.

  • Children must be 3+ to take part 
  • £3 per activity, £2 with a Kettering Leisure Pass, FREE to Young Friends
  • Booking recommended for activity sessions as spaces fill up quickl