What’s on

17 events
  • Viking Activity Days: Belief and Funerary Practice Loading...
    Children & Families

    Viking Activity Days: Belief and Funerary Practice

    Saturday 17 February

    In our activity session focussing on Viking Age beliefs and funerary practice, think about Viking Age beliefs and what objects would have been buried with a Viking man, woman or child, and why.

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    Children & Families

    Art Investigator Max

    Saturday 17 February - Saturday 24 February

    Whatever your age or ability come along to AIM as an Art Investigator to visit exhibitions and enjoy arts and crafts activities led by University of Nottingham students.

  • Chinese Arts and Crafts Workshops Loading...
    Children & Families

    Chinese Arts and Crafts Workshops

    Saturday 17 February

    Learn how to create attractive Chinese lanterns and window flowers.  You can also make a beautiful Chinese knot of your own to take away, frame and decorate your home.

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    Children & Families

    The Gingerbread Man

    Sunday 18 February

    Chase after our cheeky gingerbread hero as he sets off on the biggest adventure of his life!  Out of the Kitchen, through the town, across the fields and all the way to the river….. Now if he could just avoid that sly old fox!

  • Decorate a Viking Cup Loading...
    Children & Families

    Decorate a Viking Cup

    Tuesday 20 February

    Decorate your own Viking Cup to take home.

  • Viking Inspired Drumming and Percussion Workshop Loading...
    Children & Families

    Viking Inspired Drumming and Percussion Workshop

    Wednesday 21 February

    A special, Viking inspired percussion workshop delivered by Mark Evans.

  • Zine Workshop with Dizzy ink Loading...
    Children & Families

    Zine Workshop with Dizzy ink

    Wednesday 21 February

    Design, print and make your own zine, taking inspiration from the Viking: Rediscover the Legend exhibition.

  • Dragon Masks and Bookmarks Loading...
    Children & Families

    Dragon Masks and Bookmarks

    Wednesday 21 February

    Make your own dragon mask or dragon bookmark to take home.

  • Viking Kitchen Loading...
    Children & Families

    Viking Kitchen

    Thursday 22 February

    Meet our Viking woman as she goes about her business, dramatically telling stories.

  • Make a Viking Shield Loading...
    Children & Families

    Make a Viking Shield

    Thursday 22 February

    Create your own wooden shield with runes and knotwork designs.

  • Pattern Magpies - cancelled Loading...
    Children & Families

    Pattern Magpies - cancelled

    Thursday 22 February

    Like magpies, be drawn to the dynamic patterns on display in the Viking: Rediscover the Legend exhibition: intertwined knotwork, twisted cables, stylised snake and bird motifs.

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    Children & Families

    Viking Storytelling

    Friday 23 February

    Immerse yourselves in the drama of Viking tales with storyteller Paul Goldsmith as he conjures up vivid images from Norse myths and legends.