Museum Meet Up

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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 museumslearning@wakefield.gov.uk 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

Phone

01924302104

Email

museums@wakefield.gov.uk