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Summer Family Activities at Dumfries Museum

Saturday 26 May - Celtic Thumb Pots
Clay work using air-dry clay - please wear old clothes as the clay is a little messy!

Saturday 30 June - Silver Trinket Boxes
Come along and make your own trinket box to help us celebrate the arrival of our new "Dumfries Silver" display.

Saturday 28 July - Summertime Windmills
Make your own summer windmill, and have a look at the windmill at the museum too!

Saturday 25 August - Seaside Fridge Magnets
Design your own fridge magnet - we have lots of shells and pictures to use as inspiration!  Please wear old clothes as the clay is a little messy!

Throughtout the summer there will also be a "Summer Postcard Competition" - why not design your own summertime postcard and enter it into the competition - entry forms will be available at the museum, and the winner will be selected in September.

All activities are family workshops, and children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Activities are free of charge and will be available between 10am and 4:30pm. For more information please contact Dumfries Museum on 01387 253374.