Museum Meet Up

Calendar Icon Sat 29 Jun 2024 - Sat 21 Sep 2024
Clock 11:00 - 12:30
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Join the team for Museum Meet-Up at Wakefield Museum once a month on Saturdays for the chance to meet new people, learn about your local area and get hands-on with some creative fun!

Each month explores a different craft, whilst having the opportunity to chat and enjoy a brew and a biscuit!

June 29:

We’ll be making fun wet felted keyrings inspired by textiles in the museum collection,

July 20:

We’ll be having a go at Tetra Pak prints inspired by architectural items from the museum’s collection and houses and buildings around Wakefield

August 24:

We’ll be bundle dyeing using natural dyes to make ribbons and patches inspired by the museum’s historical textiles,

September 21:

We’ll be making thumb pots and slab vases inspired by ceramics in the museum collection

If you have access requirements and would like to discuss these, please email or call on 01924 302700 (calls monitored Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm).

Session takes place in the Wakefield Museum Learning Zone, inside Wakefield Library.

Venue opening hours

Monday : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday : 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Thursday : 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Friday : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday : 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sunday : Closed

    Access facilities

  • Accessible Toilet
  • Assistance Dogs Welcome
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Guide Dogs Welcome
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Book your tickets

Museum Meet Up

20th July 2024
11:00 - 12:30
24th August 2024
11:00 - 12:30
21st September 2024
11:00 - 12:30

Venue Details

Find us at

Burton Street, Wakefield, WF1 2UP