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Family Activities

Family activity
Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object handling!

Family activity
Wednesday, August 23, 2017

The people of the ancient Near East were fantastic astronomers. Make your own telescope to look at the stars.

Family activity
Friday, August 25, 2017

Follow in the footsteps of Charlotte and Lokesh and create your own special Japanese inro container.

Family activity
Saturday, August 26, 2017 - Sunday, August 27, 2017

Join us this Bank Holiday weekend for Draw Durham! - a series of fun drop-in drawing sessions across Durham City. A Live InDurham event.

Family activity
Saturday, August 26, 2017

Explore our Japanese prints and try making your own lino print.

Family activity
Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object handling!

Family activity
Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Create your own Ancient Egyptian cartouche and write your name in hieroglyphs.

Family activity
Friday, September 1, 2017

Explore our exhibition on the First World War and design and create your own medal.

Family activity
Saturday, September 2, 2017

Take inspiration from our Chinese scrolls and create your own ancient masterpiece to take home.

Family activity
Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object handling!

Family activity
Saturday, September 9, 2017

Create your own wonderful shadow puppet.

Family activity
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object handling!

Family activity
Saturday, September 16, 2017

Ducks symbolise peace and affection. Have a look at our lovely Korean wedding ducks and make your own duck puppet.

Family activity
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object handling!

Family activity
Saturday, September 23, 2017

Find out about the x-rays carried out on our Ancient Egyptian mummy and make an x-ray to take away.

Family activity
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object handling!

Family activity
Saturday, September 30, 2017

Explore our new exhibition on Nepal: 'Reslience within the Rubble', and make your own snowy mountain picture.

Family activity
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object handling!