Gold Hill / Shaftesbury Abbey Museum All Age Events 2019

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.

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Date / TimeVenueActivityMore
Wednesday 20 February 10-12 noon
Gold Hill MuseumSnowdrop Festival * Chinese Dragon CraftsMake your own dragon. Fun crafts for all using natural materials
Thursday 21 February 10-12 noon
Gold Hill MuseumSnowdrop Festival * Snowdrop and dragon clay workshopAs above
Good Friday 19 April 11-1pmShaftesbury Abbey MuseumPilgrims’ Trail Collect a staff at Shaftesbury Abbey and follow our town trail to find pilgrim souvenirs
Leaflet available from Saturday 25 May to Friday 31 May inclusiveEither Gold Hill Museum or Shaftesbury Abbey MuseumAlphabet History TrailPick up a trail leaflet from either Museum and see if you can complete the trail. Small prize for everyone who succeeds!
Wednesday 30 October 2-4p.m.
Gold Hill MuseumAutumn Activities AfternoonApple pressing and traditional crafts