Merseyside Maritime Museum Family Events August 2015

    Location (with MAP): Merseyside Maritime Museum
    Date/Time: 1 August 2015. - 31 August 2015. 12:00am
    Event: Family - Merseyside Maritime Museum Family Events August 2015
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    Polar, the Titanic Bear
    1, 6, 8, 11, 13, 17 & 19 August
    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

    Titanic – Fashions and Fortunes
    3, 4 & 22 August
    Intervals from 1pm

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

    Titanic – Stories through Objects
    9, 10, 11, 18 & 30 August
    Intervals from 1pm

    Come and find out more about the world famous ship with our collection of replica handling objects.
    Drop in, no booking required

    All Hands on Deck
    5, 14, 25, 26, 28 & 31 August
    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

    Titanic Crafts
    3 & 29 August
    1-4pm

    Join us for an afternoon of crafts inspired by the world’s most famous ship, Titanic.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Tom, the May’s New Hero
    10 & 26 August
    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

    Music for the Classes
    15 August
    1, 2 and 3pm

    Find out about the music surrounding the Titanic and the period in which she sailed in this fun filled session.
    Drop in, no booking required

    On Board Games
    6 August
    1-4pm

    ‘On Their Own’, looks at the emotional stories of child migrants to Australia and Canada. While their experiences were harsh, the journey was full of hope and could be made fun with deck games. Come and try your hand at some of our traditional pastimes.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Morse Code Challenge
    7 August
    1, 2 and 3pm

    Are you smart enough to take on the Morse Code challenge? Join us to test your skills at sending messages without a mobile phone!
    Drop in, no booking required

    Up periscope!
    11 & 20 August
    1-4pm

    Imagine yourself on board a submarine and make yourself your very own periscope.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Shiver me Timbers
    11 & 24 August
    1.30, 2.30 and 3.30pm

    Come and meet our very own pirate and find out about a life on the high seas. Was a swashbuckling life all it cracked up to be?
    Drop in, no booking required

    Bedazzled!
    12 August
    1-4pm

    Many ships were disguised with dazzle paint during World War I – join in our workshop to decorate your own dazzling vessel.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Monsters of the Deep
    7 & 8 August
    1-4pm

    Drop in to our hands on workshop to create your very own scary sea monster mask or fish hat!
    Drop in, no booking required

    Titanic – The Night the Lights Went Out
    30 August
    1.30, 2.30 and 3.30pm

    Meet our First Class passenger, Emily Broughton Williams, who made the fateful maiden voyage on Titanic. Hear her fascinating account of life on board and the horrors of the sinking.
    Drop in, no booking required

    On Their Own – A Sculpture Workshop
    1 August
    1-4pm

    Inspired by a memorial in Fremantle, Australia, to the child migrants sent from Britain and Malta; create your own miniature sculpture.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Cunard Objects
    2, 19 & 20 August
    1-4pm

    The Cunard Line is a world famous Liverpool company – find out more about its history and some of their well known ships, such as Lusitania, with our range of objects.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Titanic – the Quartermaster’s Story
    2 August
    1.30, 2.30 and 3.30pm

    Robert Hichins was at the wheel when Titanic hit the iceberg – hear this fascinating account of what really happened to him that night.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Wartime at the Piermaster’s House
    4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 24 & 27 August
    Intervals from 1pm

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

    On Their Own – Creature Creations
    16 & 17 August
    1-4pm

    Come and create your own creatures from Australia and Canada in this family friendly craft workshop linked to the ‘On Their Own’ exhibition.
    Drop in, no booking required

    Port Sunlight Sea Dogs shanty performances
    29 August
    1, 2 and 3pm

    Set your feet tapping to rousing songs of the sea with these performances of traditional shanties!
    Drop in, no booking required

    Wondrous Warehouses and Crafty Cargoes
    25 & 31 August
    1-4pm

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