Family Fun at Pontefract Museum

Creative Tourist
Wakefield Council

Family Fun at Pontefract Museum, 13 April 2019 — 25 January 2020 Entrance is free

A lively activity session that everyone can take part in. There is something different to do every week, from handling museum objects to getting creative with a colourful craft activity. There’s no need to book, just drop in.

While you’re visiting, follow a trail around the displays, try on some medieval hats, sport some colourful racing silks and ride a Georgian rocking horse.

Family Fun at Pontefract Museum, 13 April 2019 — 25 January 2020 Entrance is free

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