What’s On at The Beaney
With exhibitions, events, workshops and activities that change throughout the year, there are so many reasons to visit!
Interactive Smallfilms Table
Find our digital interactive tabl in the Smallfilms gallery.
Explore everything about Smallfilms: Watch scenes from Bagpuss episodes and see behind the scenes of these famous TV shows!
Embrace your artistic side and make your own drawing inspired by the artwork and animals in the Garden Room.
You’ll also find a cosey corner where you can enjoy books about art and animals.
Let’s Play Portraits
Dress up in historical costumes inspired by the portraits on display in the People & Places gallery.
You’ll also find props, books and other activities.
Hold Some History
Use a scientific microscope and hold real artfeacts and fossils in the Explorers & Collectors Gallery.
You can test out your mummification skills and play musical instruments too!
Let your imagination roam free in the Materials & Masters gallery with our popular Doll’s House. Full of furniture and characters for little ones to enjoy.
Don’t forget to take a peek at the Kaleidoscope as well!
Our museums are always hosting new and exciting family activities and workshops.
In each gallery you’ll find something fun to do that’s inspired by the museum collection!