Gold Hill / Shaftesbury Abbey Museum All Age Events 2018

Please book in advance for the Snowdrop Festival at the Tourist Information Centre in Bell Street. Tickets £3 per person.

All other events are free, but normal admission charges apply at Shaftesbury Abbey. All are welcome to take part. All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Please email office@shaftesburyabbey.org.uk for further details

Date / TimeVenueActivityMore
Thursday 15 February 2-4p.m.
Gold Hill MuseumSnowdrop Festival Snowdrop DragonsMake your own snowdrop dragon. Fun crafts for all using natural materials
Good Friday 30 March 11-2p.m.
Shaftesbury Abbey MuseumPilgrims’ TrailFollow our town trail to find pilgrim souvenirs and decorate your pilgrim’s staff at the Abbey
Tuesday 29 May – Sunday 03 JuneGold Hill MuseumFound UndergroundFind out about the history of your home from rubbish! Independent hands-on activities
Sunday 02 September 11-4p.m.Shaftesbury Abbey MuseumViking DayBuild a (small!) longship, eat, dress, work and play like a Viking
Wednesday 24 October 2-4p.m.
Gold Hill MuseumAutumn Activities AfternoonApple pressing and traditional crafts