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What's On - Family Activity

Toddler Group at Glastonbury Abbey

Tuesday 5th May - Tuesday 1st September 2020

When: 10am   
Where: Main Abbey

A fun filled session of play, songs, music and craft activities held each week in the small marquee for children up to 4 years of age accompanied by an adult. Every Tuesday from 5th May until 1st September 10am-11am.

Paint a medieval tile - Family Activity

Wednesday 5th August 2020

When: 11am   
Where: Abbey Museum

Using ceramic tiles, paint pens and stencils, create your own medieval floor tile; you could even create your own free hand drawn design too.

Bug Hunts

Wednesday 5th - Wednesday 26th August 2020

When: 2pm   
Where: Main Abbey

In the warm weather, all types of mini beasts and wild things are about in the abbey. Join our wildlife team in discovering what creepy crawlies you can find.

Sock puppets - Family Activity

Friday 7th August 2020

When: 11am   
Where: Abbey Museum

Choose your sock, select your googly eyes and craft items, create your character and then have a go in the pop up puppet theatre.

Animal masks - Family Activity

Wednesday 12th August 2020

When: 11am   
Where: Abbey Museum

There are many animals that make their home in the abbey, create your own animal mask then go outside and discover the wildlife in the grounds.

Paint a pebble - Family Activity

Friday 14th August 2020

When: 11am   
Where: Abbey Museum

Discover the art of pebble painting and then decorate a pebble to take home and place in your garden.

Flapping bird - Family Activity

Wednesday 19th August 2020

When: 11am   
Where: Abbey Museum

There are lots of wild birds who visit the abbey, join in with this fun craft session and create your own, flapping bird, then go outside with a bird spotter sheet and see how many you can see.

Clay sunflowers - Family Activity

Friday 21st August 2020

When: 11am   
Where: Abbey Museum

Create a colourful sunflower from air drying clay to decorate the flower bed in your garden.

Charcoal sketching - Family Activity

Wednesday 26th August 2020

When: 11am   
Where: Abbey Museum

Enjoy a peaceful moment in the grounds sitting in your favourite spot where you can sketch the abbey with assorted charcoal and artist paper.

Make a stained glass window bookmark - Family Activity

Monday 31st August 2020

When: 11am   
Where: Abbey Museum

Create a stained glass window bookmark using card and coloured tissue paper.

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Contact Us

Glastonbury Abbey
Abbey Gatehouse
Magdalene Street
Glastonbury
Somerset
BA6 9EL

+44 (0)1458 832267

info@glastonburyabbey.com

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