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Family activity
Saturday, August 17, 2019 - Sunday, August 18, 2019

In the North East we are surrounded by such beautiful landscapes all around us. Draw our animals into their natural or unbelievable landscapes. Why do these animals like to live in weird and wonderful places? Can you work out why?

Family activity
Monday, August 19, 2019

Our group for under 5s and their parents and carers includes fun crafts, messy play, storytelling and singing.

Family activity
Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Animals live in all sorts of places, this week we would love you to make a bee house. Bees are vital to our world and we need to protect and help them.

Family activity
Saturday, August 24, 2019 - Sunday, August 25, 2019

One of the taxidermy animals in our current exhibition is an owl! We would like you to create a Twit Twooing owl covered in beautiful feathers to take away with you. Which other birds can you see in our exhibition?