Gold Hill / Shaftesbury Abbey Museum Activities Programme 2017

These free events are organised jointly by the two museums for the benefit of children accompanied by responsible adults. Donations towards the cost of materials are always welcome.

Please telephone (01747) 852910 for further details

Date / TimeVenueActivityMore
Good Friday 14 April
11a.m. to 1p.m.
Shaftesbury Abbey MuseumPilgrim Staff and TrailFollow a pilgrim trail around Shaftesbury and decorate a pilgrim staff
Sunday 14 May
2 to 4p.m.
Shaftesbury Abbey MuseumFoody Crafts for the Food FestivalActivities in the Abbey garden: using food in creative ways and outdoor games
Sunday 02 July 10a.m. to 1p.m. Gold Hill MuseumGold Hill Fair Art Project Help us make a collage of Gold Hill, and make your own collage to take home
Wednesday 25 October 10.30 a.m. to 3.30p.m.Gold Hill MuseumDorset Craft DayApple pressing, button-making, woodcrafts, spinning, corn dollies and more. Story-telling 12.30 to 1p.m.
Saturday 09 December
2 to 4p.m.
Gold Hill MuseumChristmas FunChristmas crafts, stories, handbells, good company and decorations to take home