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  • Help the Museum Curate its Coins: Introductory Session Loading...
    Museum

    Help the Museum Curate its Coins: Introductory Session

    Saturday 17 February

    Discover how museums look after their ancient coin collections; find out about the coins in the Museum collections and have a go at some of the activities which museum curators undertake to care for, identify and research their objects.

  • 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.

  • Nottingham Chinese New Year Gala 2018 Loading...
    Special Events

    Nottingham Chinese New Year Gala 2018

    Saturday 17 February

  • The Gingerbread Man Loading...
    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.

  • From Poetry to Reality: Fully Booked Loading...
    Special Collections

    From Poetry to Reality: Fully Booked

    Wednesday 21 February

    Dr Sue Brunning of the British Museum will discuss the gold-trimmed sword hilt found in 2012, and explain what ownership of such an item might have meant in Viking Age England.

  • 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.

  • Gould Piano Trio & Mark Simpson Loading...
    Music

    Gould Piano Trio & Mark Simpson

    Thursday 22 February

    At the age of 17, Mark Simpson became the first ever winner of both the BBC Young Musician of the Year and BBC Proms/Guardian Young Composer of the Year competitions.

  • 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.