Free event Family friendly


Unlock your creativity with Dragon Egg Scrap Modelling at Pontefract Castle.

Join us for some eco-friendly, creative fun making recycled dragon crafts! Our friends at Renewi will be holding a scrap crafting event on Monday 3 April, reusing rubbish to make models, puppets and shadow theatres.

So come and let your imagination run wild and give new life to old rubbish!

This FREE drop in session runs from 11am – 3pm.

There is also a special SEND session from 10am – 11am.

SEND families are welcome at all of our sessions but we are running this earlier SEND session for those families who require a more relaxed atmosphere, with restricted numbers. Book onto this session at

Dragon Egg Scrap Modelling is part of the Dragon Egg Week at Pontefract Castle, running from Saturday 1 April to Monday 10 April. Help Ilbert the Dragon find all of his eggs on a FREE new trail available every day!

Venue opening hours

Monday : 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday : 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday : 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday : 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Friday : 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday : 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday : 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Venue Details

Find us at

Castle Garth, Pontefract, WF8 1QH