What’s On at The Beaney

We run a variety of daily events and scheduled events throughout the year.

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Beaney Bingo

Tue 18th May 2021 to Tue 31st August 2021
Challenge yourself, family or friends to uncover The Beaney’s hidden gems with our brand new... Read more

What Makes You Unique?

Sat 3rd July 2021 to Sun 1st August 2021
An exhibition showcasing artwork from school children across Kent, responding to the question... Read more

The Printed Line

Sat 24th July 2021 to Sun 10th October 2021
The Arts Council Collection is primarily a collection of modern and contemporary British art, but... Read more

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At Home Creative Activities

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.

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Online Museum Quizzes

Online Museum Quizzes

Fancy yourself a history whizz? Test your knowledge with our Online Museum Quizzes, all inspired by our collections!

These are perfect for kids learning from home, or for big kids who just love a good quiz.

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Museum Trail

Museum Trail

Our free family friendly Museum Trail takes you on a 45 minute journey around The Beaney. This one-way route will help you get the most out of our museum and galleries at an enjoyable, socially distanced, pace.

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.

Kids Corner: The Garden Room

Kids Corner: The Garden Room

Enjoy a host of farmyard-themed family activities including toys, games and puppets.

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Family Activities

Family Activities

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

Artefacts in exhibition case The Beaney Museum

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