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Manor House Museum February Half Term Activities

Published: Tuesday, 6th February 2018

Visit the museum for a week of folklore and fairy tale themed fun!

Keep busy at the museum this half term with a fantastic programme of activities for the whole family to enjoy.

Activities run from Tuesday 12th until Friday 16th February.

Half term craft sessions are £3 per child, £2 with a Kettering Leisure Pass and Free to Young Friend members.

Workshops last an hour and begin at 10:15am and 11:45am, where you can create:

  • Unicorn and wily wolf headbands, on Tuesday 13th
  • Magic beanstalk height charts, on Wednesday 14th
  • Witch and wizard hats, on Thursday 15th

The Museum is also hosting a *FREE* Folklore and fairy tale fun day on Friday 16th, 11am until 3pm. Take a ‘selfie’ with a real life unicorn, have your face painted, join in with the wand workshop and much more!

For further information, contact the Manor House Museum on 01536 534219,

Email museumandgallery@kettering.gov.uk or visit www.kettering.gov.uk/museums.

Guy Holloway, Head of Corporate & Cultural Services at Kettering Borough Council, said: “It’s terrific to see the Manor House Museum host yet another family friendly set of activities over the half term. The Folklore and Fairy Tale Fun Day will be an enjoyable day for all and will give families the chance to make the most of our fantastic museum.”

Cllr Lloyd Bunday, Kettering Borough Council’s Deputy Leader and Portfolio Holder for Community & Leisure, said: The Manor House Museum has a fantastic range of activities to keep children busy this February half-term. Children can get hands-on in the arts and crafts, workshops and take something home that they made. Take a look at the events on offer and make the most of this half-term”