What’s On at The Beaney

View our digital Spring 2022 What’s On guide

We run a variety of daily events and scheduled events throughout the year. The galleries are packed with activities to enjoy, including our new artist easel in the Garden Room!


  • A young boy looking at the camera holding up a picture of a Pilgrim's badge

Sensing Culture

Fri 22nd April 2022 to Fri 17th March 2023
A monthly creative arts and wellbeing programme for partially sighted... Read more

Beaney Family Activities

Thu 7th July 2022 to Fri 19th August 2022
Fun and creative ways to entertain the kids at the... Read more

Reframed City

Thu 28th July 2022 to Tue 23rd August 2022
Canterbury seen through over 250 rare archival images from the Canterbury Museums and Galleries’... Read more

Rupert Bear Centenary Exhibition

Sat 20th August 2022 to Sun 30th October 2022
An interactive exhibition celebrating over 100 years of the famous character: Rupert... Read more

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BEAM! Interactive Game Projector

BEAM! Interactive Game Projector

Enjoy our virtual playground where children can enjoy a variety of exciting, motion-activated games! Available on weekends and during special events.

Drawing welcome!

Drawing welcome!

Embrace your artistic side and take to the easel! Make a drawing inspired by the collection in The Garden Room.

Family Activities

Family Activities

Our museums are always hosting new and exciting family activities and workshops.

Play the historic Three Men’s Morris, dress up or strike a pose for a game of charades in our People and Places gallery!

Artefacts in exhibition case The Beaney Museum

Get closer to The Beaney and immerse yourself in history, heritage, art and culture