Events & Activities


Family Activities

Easter 2017

Egg Blowing & Decoration

Wednesday 12 April

1pm - 3pm

It may be yukky and messy but blowing eggs is great fun.

Once you blow your egg yo can then decorate it to last forever.

Please be aware there may be a queue.

Felt Cosies

Wednesday 19 April

1pm - 3pm

Decorate your own felt cosy to keep your chuckie eggs warm at the breakfast table.

Butterfly Masks

Friday 21 April

1pm - 3pm

Summer is just around the corner so let's tempt the butterflies out by wearing our lovely decorated masks.

NOTE: Unless otherwise stated, activities run from 1pm to 3pm and carry a charge of 50p per child to cover the cost of materials.

SORRY NO ORGANISED GROUPS ALLOWED. We regret that these are family events we do not have the capacity to accommodate any child minding or organised groups.

All children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult to gain entry to the museum.

For further details of activities call the main reception number 01642 813781.


Try our Trails

20p each, available from Museum Reception, small prize on completion.


Catch the Creatures

Can you help us identify and locate each creature using the pictures provided there are 15 to find within the museum galleries.


Find the Faces

Using the pictures provided find the 15 faces within the museum.


I Spy Trail

Your challenge is to find 26 objects within the museum begining with all the letters of the alphabet.


Linthorpe Art Pottery Trail

An outdoor 20 minute stroll from the Dorman Museum to the site of the original Linthorpe Pottery highlighting buildings and places of interest from the late 1800s.

pictures of the museum exterior
Contact | Sitemap