Events & Activities at the Museum
It’s almost that time of year again!
Wreath Making Workshop
Sunday 3rd of December
10:30am -1:30pm, £25 per person, booking essential
Join us on Sunday December 3rd to create your own festive wreath to take home.
Enjoy a leisurely morning crafting a special decoration while enjoying good company and the tasty refreshments provided. Our wreath artist will guide your through the construction and decoration of your wreath, so this workshop is suitable for all abilities. Materials will be provided, however you are welcome to bring items to add a personal touch.
To book, you can either drop by the museum or phone us on 01792 653763.
Thank you for taking part!
Tell Their Story
Thank you to everyone who participated in our Wild Escape story telling in our Natural History Gallery. We had some fantastic contributions. Here are some of our favourites so far!
The 4 panelled comic challenge:
Have you tried our mouse trail?
We have 22 mice hidden around our museum. It is quite a challenge to find them all – will you become an expert mouse hunter?
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Origami Spooky Bookmarks
Make your own Spooky Origami Bookmark. Make your own bookmark to help you keep your place when reading all your spooky stories this half term.
Swansea Museum – Make your Own Museum
A museum collection can include all sorts of things. They might be about inventions or gardens or toys, history, or shoes, a colour , a place – anything!
Collections can include things that will last, like a fossil or things that will fade, like a daisy chain. They can be serious, or funny. Often collections will have a theme and often they tell a story.
Make your own exhibition
Do you have a collection or a story to tell?
You could make your own museum in a box or display your objects
on a table or other suitable place.
Choose your theme and see if you can link the objects together in an
Perhaps you have always collected things just because it is fun.
Think about how you could display them in your own museum and
think about what you might like to say about the objects to tell their
story. Remember to give your exhibition a name.
Watch the video below and download the pdf for instructions.