World Museum: Family Events September 2015

World Museum: Family Events September 2015 World Museum: Family Events September 2015


Venue: World Museum
Dates: 01/09/2015 - 27/09/2015
Times: 10:00 - 17:00


Meet the Magnificent Mayas!
2, 3, 4, 26 & 27 September
13.00, 14.00 and 15.00

Come along and find out more about Mayan life and culture in this lively, fun and colourful presentation.
Drop in, no booking required

Maya adventure
5, 6, 19 & 20 September
13.00 – 16.00

Join the local Mexican community and discover about the ancient Maya. Decorate a piñata, dress up as a Maya, and hear some traditional Maya stories
Drop in, no booking required

DNA bracelets
12 & 13 September
13.00 – 16.00

Use 4 different coloured beads to make a bracelet that carries some of the DNA code for a human or other animal or plant.
Drop in, no booking required

Mexican Independence Celebrations
19 September
All day
Join us to celebrate Mexican Independence with activities, music and craft events.
Drop in, no booking required

Piñata pizazz
19 & 20 September
15.00

Celebrate a traditional treat and enjoy breaking a piñata. This fun activity is run by the local Mexican community and for visitors five years and under.
Drop in, no booking required

Juego de Pelota – one ball game
19 & 20 September
11.00 – 14.00

Have a go at this traditional Maya ball game – No hands or feet involved!
Drop in, no booking required

The Mariachis – Mexican Party
19 September
13.30, 14.30 and 15.30

Join us for a lively, musical afternoon of Mexican fun with the official band of the Doritos TV adverts. These professional musicians and singers, who have sung to the royal family, will perform pop hits and traditional Mariachis songs.
Drop in, no booking required

Maya storytelling
26 & 27 September
11.00 – 13.00

Join our friendly visitor host for a traditional Mayan folk tale for our younger visitors.
Drop in, no booking required

How to keep a nature notebook
26 & 27 September
13.00 – 16.00

Scientists, like Charles Darwin and Sir David Attenborough have kept nature notebooks. Join us to make your own to take home.
Drop in, no booking required

Full details on the World Museum website events page