At Home Creative Activities

While Canterbury Museums and Galleries are closed during the national lockdown, we’ve created a number of FREE educational resources to keep the kids entertained.

  • A young boy and girl sat doing some colouring in activities

Make Your Own Cabinet of Curiosities
Curate your very own collection of curious artefacts using objects found around your home!

Make Your Own Egyptian Mummy
Learn about our Ancient Egyptian Collection to make your own Egyptian mummy using items from around your home!

Make Your Own Anglo Saxon Jewellery
Be inspired by The Beaney’s Anglo Saxon treasures as you craft your very own Anglo Saxon Jewellery!

Make Your Own Bagpuss Window
Recreate your very own shop window, just like the one Bagpuss lived in!

Make Your Own Pilgrimage
Have a go at creating your own Medieval pilgrimage using objects found around your home!

Make Your Own Microscope
Craft your very own microscope and inspect specimens around your home!

Make Your Own Mini Roman Catapult
Build a mini Roman catapult to fire tiny missiles in your own mini Roman battle!

Remember to take a photo of your creations and tag us on FacebookTwitter and Instagram!