Maritime Museum & Seized! : Free Family Events, June 2016

    Merseyside Maritime Museum
    Merseyside Maritime Museum
    Location (with MAP): Merseyside Maritime Museum
    Date/Time: Thursday 2 June 2016. - Thursday 30 June 2016. 10:00 - 17:00
    Event: Family - Maritime Museum & Seized! : Free Family Events, June 2016
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    MERSEYSIDE MARITIME MUSEUM
    Free entry
    Open daily 10am-5pm
    Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront
    www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/maritime
    Telephone 0151 478 4499
    @merseymaritime

    The leaving of Liverpool
    1 June
    1.30, 2.30 and 3.30pm

    As part of the Merseyside Maritime Museum’s 30th birthday celebrations,
    travel back to 1854 and listen to migrant’s tales of hope and fear on their way to a new land. Drop in, no booking required

    Titanic – fashions and fortunes
    1 & 2 June
    Intervals from 1pm

    An interesting look at the fashions aboard Titanic. Learn about the people that might have worn them and even give them a try yourself.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Wartime at the Piermaster’s house
    3, 11 & 26 June
    Intervals from 1pm

    Join a member of the Education team in the 1940s to find out what life in Liverpool was really like during the Second World War.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Polar, the Titanic bear
    3 June
    1, 2 and 3pm

    Come and listen to the adventures of Polar the Titanic bear – based on a story originally written by Titanic survivor Daisy Corning Stone Spedden for her son, Douglas.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Monsters of the deep
    4 & 5 June
    1-4pm
    Drop into a hands on workshop to create your very own scary sea monster mask or fish hat!
    Drop in, no booking required

    All hands on deck
    4 , 5, 25 & 26 June
    Intervals from 1pm

    Discover more about Liverpool’s maritime past and where some of our most famous phrases and sayings actually come from.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Wondrous warehouses!
    18 June
    1-4pm

    Come along and create your very own Albert Dock warehouse in miniature.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Tom, the May’s new hero
    25 June
    1.30, 2.30 and 3.30pm

    Come and hear the story of Tom, the cabin boy and his adventures on board the sailing ship, the Lady May.
    Drop in, no booking required

    SEIZED! THE BORDER AND CUSTOMS UNCOVERED
    Free entry
    Open daily 10am-5pm
    Located within the Merseyside Maritime Museum, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront
    www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/seized
    Telephone 0151 478 4499
    @merseymaritime

    Time for tea
    1 June
    1-4pm

    Tea was once a very expensive commodity and was traded and smuggled around the world. Come and join in this teacup craft and learn about the nation’s favourite brew.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Dockwatch
    4 & 5 June
    11.30am-4pm

    Take a closer look at the creatures in the waters of the Albert Dock with a team of museum experts and the Customs underwater camera.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Save our species
    11 & 12 June
    1-4pm

    Make a colourful animal mask, inspired by the Museum’s collections.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Customs contraband
    18 June
    1-4pm

    Get your hands on a smuggler’s hoard.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Model magic
    19 June
    1-4pm

    Discover how the Border Force protect endangered species and make a model of your favourite animal.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Rummage
    25 June
    1, 1.30, 2, 3 and 3.30pm

    Get a taste of the training for Rummage Officers. Come and search a ship to see if you can spot any signs of smuggling.
    Collect a free ticket on the day

    Cuttership cards
    26 June
    1-4pm

    These are the fastest ships on the sea! Join in to create your own crafty cutter.
    Drop in, no booking required