What’s On at The Beaney

We run a variety of daily events and scheduled events throughout the year. Play Three Men’s Morris or strike a pose for a game of charades in our People and Places gallery!

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Recovery College

Thu 23rd September 2021 to Thu 28th October 2021
The Recovery & Wellbeing College is running a series of free courses at The Beaney for anyone... Read more

The Power of the Object Group

Fri 24th September 2021 to Fri 26th November 2021
Monthly workshops for people living with dementia and their carers to explore The Beaney, socialise... Read more

Fright at the Museum: Spider Stories

Sat 2nd October 2021 to Sun 7th November 2021
Join us at The Beaney for yet another spooktacular event! Expect even more puzzles, surprises and... Read more

Sensing Culture! Creative Workshops

Fri 15th October 2021 to Fri 25th March 2022
Bimonthly creative workshops for people living with sight loss to socialise and create artwork in... Read more

Merry Brickmas!

Sat 11th December 2021 to Sun 2nd January 2022
We’re bringing bricks and Christmas together to create the ultimate free family festive... Read more

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Spider Stories trail

Spider Stories trail

Solve Anansi the spider’s tricksy puzzles to unlock a special exhibition and your very own spider stories to take home!

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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.

Kids Corner: The Garden Room *Temporarily Unavailable*

Kids Corner: The Garden Room *Temporarily Unavailable*

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

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!

Online Museum Quizzes

Online Museum Quizzes

Challenge yourself, family or friends to uncover The Beaney’s hidden gems with our brand new free Beaney Bingo game! Play as a team or against each other to see how many artefacts you can identify as you explore the museum’s galleries.

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Artefacts in exhibition case The Beaney Museum

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