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Beaney Family Activities

Thu 7th July 2022 to Fri 19th August 2022

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Fun and creative ways to entertain the kids at the museum!

  • Beaney Family Activities
Make an Anglo Saxon Dragon

This simple craft activity inspired by one of our Anglo Saxon treasures is a great way to have fun and learn about time of the anglo saxons and vikings. The activity pack contains all the materials you need to create your own dragon puppet as well as interesting information about how historical myths have influenced famous modern stories such as the Hobbit and Harry Potter.

£2.50 per activity 


Make Your Own Medieval Coat of Arms

Take inspiration from Canterbury’s medieval history and the museum collection to create your own personal Coat of Arms. The activity pack contains material and information to inspire your making and additional materials can be found in the Explorers and Collectors Gallery.

£2.50 per activity 


You can buy an activity pack to take home or visit the Explorers and Collectors gallery where our friendly staff will provide support and extra materials!

Available Tuesday – Sunday from information desks at The Beaney


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