Lakeside Arts
Part of University of Nottingham
Lakeside Arts
School group enjoying Museum workshop

TAKE PART & LEARN

Lakeside delivers exciting experiences and opportunities for people of all ages and abilities to get involved with heritage and the arts, learn new skills and develop creative ideas. If you’re a first time visitor, no problem. Lakeside is for everyone and you can always be sure of a warm welcome here.

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Children enjoying Wheee! Festival

CHILDREN & FAMILIES

If you’re planning on visiting with your family, here’s some information we think you might find useful.

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Children taking part in our Play in a Week Summer School

YOUNG CREATIVES

We provide creative opportunities for children and young people of all ages. From weekly groups, to school holiday activities, Lakeside is the place to nurture creative talent. 

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School group enjoying a workshop at Lakeside

SCHOOLS & COLLEGES

Lakeside offers a flexible, cross-curricular approach to group visits with a wide range of options available for all Key Stages. 

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Stone Working in Lakeside workshop

ADULTS

Our varied programme of workshops provides the perfect opportunity for you to get creative, try something new and learn from industry experts.   

What's On

Photo of a theatre set of the interior of a cozy home

#INWITHLAKESIDE

From activities for all the family to videos and blogs celebrating Lakeside’s collections and the fabulous community of which we’re a part, stay #InWithLakeside to discover and explore during strange times.