Museum of Liverpool: Free Family Events, July 2016

Museum of Liverpool: Free Family Events, July 2016
Museum of Liverpool: Free Family Events, July 2016


Venue: Museum Of Liverpool
Dates: 01/07/2016 - 31/07/2016
Times: 10:00 - 17:00


MUSEUM OF LIVERPOOL
Free entry
Open daily 10am-5pm
Pier Head, Liverpool Waterfront
www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/mol
Telephone 0151 478 4545
@museumliverpool

Little Liverpool
Everyday
Intervals throughout the day

Little Liverpool is crammed with hands on activities for children. It is the perfect place to introduce little ones to the Museum. Collect a free timed ticket for Little Liverpool at the Welcome Desk and prepare to have some fun!
Groups of 20 or more can pre-book a Little Liverpool visit in advance for their exclusive use at educationbookings@liverpoolmuseums.org.uk

Museum crafternoon
3, 17, 24 & 31 July
1.30pm

Spend a relaxing afternoon making things together that are inspired by the Museum.
Drop in, no booking required.

Skedsmo Voices
5 July
2.30pm

The Museum of Liverpool welcomes Skedsmo Voices, a youth choir from Norway. They will be performing in the Atrium.
Drop in, no booking required.

Magical history
5, 19 & 26 June
1.30pm

Find out more about the galleries and displays with a member of the Education team.
Drop in, no booking required.

Tiny Liverpool
5, 12, 16 & 19 July
10am

Little Liverpool hosts popular weekly toddler and baby mornings. The sessions are a chance to meet other families and take part in singing, story and play activities.
Drop in, no booking required.

Messy Tots
12 July
10am- 12pm

Creative fun for the little ones inspired by the Museum’s collections.
Drop in, no booking required.

Explore and draw
16 July
1.30-3.30pm
Join in with a family drawing session and explore the galleries in new and exciting ways. Try out a variety of drawing materials and equipment, and learn new techniques with support and encouragement from the Education team.
Drop in, no booking required.

Little learners crafternoon
16 July
1.30-3.30pm

Bring your little ones to this family fun afternoon and create something special to take home.
Drop in, no booking required.

Viking Skiffle group
17 July
1.30 and 3pm

The popular skiffle band are back, with more than a nod to Liverpool’s musical heritage.
Drop in, no booking required.

Festival of Archaeology
18-27 July
Throughout the day

Join the Museum for a series of special events and activities exploring Liverpool’s regional archaeology collection. Find out about the work of the Museum’s Archaeology team, their recent digs and take part in a range of interactive workshops, talks and tours.
Drop in, no booking required.

Little Diggers
20, 25, 26 & 27 July
Intervals throughout the day

Follow the clues to find the treasures hidden around the Museum in this fun and informative hunt especially for our younger visitors
Drop in, no booking required.

Roman Hoards
21 July
2-4pm

Have a go at being a Roman for the day and make yourself a Roman helmet and money box to carry around your treasure!
Drop in, no booking required.

Face Lab
22 July
1.30-3.30pm

Discover the skills and technology behind Face Lab with hands-on activities including celebrity face ID from plaster casts, basic facial reconstruction skills and techniques, trials with haptic 3D modelling software, surface scanning and computerised facial reconstruction.
Drop in, no booking required.

Liverpool John Moores University: Prehistoric Footprints
23 July
2-4pm

Can you help determine if these prehistoric footprints were left by men or women? Or were they left by children? Take part in this “living science” project on prehistoric footprints.
Drop in, no booking required.

Magical History
24 July
1.30pm

Join the Education team as they investigate the archaeology handling collection.
Drop in, no booking required.

I Came, I Saw, Who Conquered?
25 July
1, 2 and 3pm

Discover the fascinating story of Rome’s first (highly dysfunctional) Imperial family, in this structured talk. Find out how they managed to conquer large chunks of Britain in this archaeological handling session.
Drop in, no booking required.

Viking Crafts and Costume
26 July
11.30am-3.30pm

Meet a Viking lady and learn about weaving techniques and the clothes they made. Why not have a go at weaving a bracelet or creating a Lucet?
Drop in, no booking required.

Big Heritage Viking Ship
27 July
Throughout the day

The Eco Vikings are back, and this time they’re waging war on your waste!
Drop in, no booking required.