Horsham Museum offers a whole host of interesting and fun things to see and do for children of any age with free admission:

We offer:

  • A  Play & Display area for children opening for February 2017 half term, where children can explore a range of toys. This year it has a Pirate Theme!
  • Museum trails to follow including those designed for under 5s and older children - 50p each and get a badge!
  • A number of panel labels especially for children, to be found throughout the Museum and gardens
  • Special exhibitions for children
  • Help with homework and learning
  • A range of toys and puzzles for sale
  • Opportunities for clubs and groups to visit the museum out of hours.

In addition, the museum hosts  School Holiday Fun Sessions on a wide range of topics aimed at all ages of children. For February's activities please see the what's on page or download the programme.

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Date Title / Description
Tuesday 21 Feb.
1pm - 2.30pm 
Lego Challenges 
Use your skill and imagination to complete the Lego building challenges
Age: 5 years + £6 
Tuesday 21 Feb.
3pm - 4.30pm 
Supercars and Lego Racers
Design a supercar. Make and race your Lego car
Age: 5+ £6 
Wednesday 22 Feb
10.30am - 12pm 
The Victorian Collection by Tailers Through Time
Learn about and try on children's Victorian clothing. Exploare fabrics and styles to design your own outfit. Differences between present day and Victorian period
Age: 6+ (year 1) £12         
Wednesday 22 Feb.
1pm - 2.30pm 
Learn about Pirate life, try grog (non-alcoholic), pirate biscuits (weevil free) and make a pirate craft in a Pirate Themed Playzone
Age: 5+ (year 1) £9
Thursday 23 Feb
10.15am - 11.00am
Museum Minis Parates & Mermaids
Go on an imaginary sea adventure, singing songs and rhymes along the way. Make a craft to take home all taking place in a Pirate Themed Playzone.
Age: 2-5 £6 
Thursday 23 Feb
11.15am - 12.45pm
2.00pm - 3.30pm
Minecraft 2.0
Minecraft themed activities including our popular villager trading game. No computers or screens!
Strictly Age: 7+ years £7