August 2019

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Cattlepiddlers and Other Critters

Thursday 1st August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Join us for this junk-modelling workshop and make a fantabulous insect

Discover Dahl’s Archives

Thursday 1st August
12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

This is your chance to peek inside our archive!

Phizzwhizzing Insect Portraits

Friday 2nd August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a portrait for James’s special insect friends

Discover Dahl’s Archives

Saturday 3rd August
12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

This is your chance to peek inside our archive!

3D Bug Models

Saturday 3rd August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Create a 3D insect that will come to life with moving parts with artist Paul Smith

Redunculous Rainbow Bags

Sunday 4th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Put a rainbow print on a canvas bag

Clay Cloud-Men

Tuesday 6th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a clay cloud-person

Get Lolloping Outdoors

Tuesday 6th August
11.30am Village Trail, 2.00pm Countryside Trail
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Walk in the village, woods and fields that inspired Roald Dahl

Whizzbanging Words: Write an Insect Tale

Wednesday 7th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Find out how Roald Dahl created the story of James and the Giant Peach

The Polar Bear Explorers’ Club with Alex Bell

Thursday 8th August
CANCELLED
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Sorry, this event has been cancelled

Discover Dahl’s Archives

Thursday 8th August
12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

This is your chance to peek inside our archive!

James’s Weird and Wonderful Friends

Friday 9th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Get hands-on with specimens from the Natural History Museum at Tring

Peach Party

Saturday 10th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Celebrate everyone’s favourite bookworm

Clay Cloud-Men

Sunday 11th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a clay cloud-person

Whoppsywhiffling Weather Stations

Tuesday 13th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make your own weather instruments.

Get Lolloping Outdoors

Tuesday 13th August
11.30am Village Trail, 2.00pm Countryside Trail
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Walk in the village, woods and fields that inspired Roald Dahl

Clay Cloud-Men

Wednesday 14th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a clay cloud-person

Bootling Boats

Thursday 15th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a boat and a waterscape.

Discover Dahl’s Archives

Thursday 15th August
12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

This is your chance to peek inside our archive!

Space Tortoise with Ross Montgomery and David Litchfield

Friday 16th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Meet Ross Montgomery and David Litchfield, creators of Space Tortoise

Redunculous Rainbow Bags

Saturday 17th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Put a rainbow print on a canvas bag

Insect Orchestra with Owen

Sunday 18th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Create an insect orchestra with musician Owen

Sights and Sounds of the Storm

Tuesday 20th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make junk model instruments.

Get Lolloping Outdoors

Tuesday 20th August
11.30am Village Trail, 2.00pm Countryside Trail
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Walk in the village, woods and fields that inspired Roald Dahl

Whizzbanging Words: Write an Insect Tale

Wednesday 21st August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Find out how Roald Dahl created the story of James and the Giant Peach

Whoppsywhiffling Weather Stations

Thursday 22nd August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make your own weather instruments.

Discover Dahl’s Archives

Thursday 22nd August
12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

This is your chance to peek inside our archive!

Wondercrump Weather Dials

Friday 23rd August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Collage a weather dial – with a peachy twist

Sights and Sounds of the Storm

Saturday 24th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make junk model instruments.

Discover Dahl’s Archives

Saturday 24th August
12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

This is your chance to peek inside our archive!

August Scoff ‘n’ Stroll

Sunday 25th August
2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Stretch your legs and fill your tummy! Enjoy a Roald Dahl walk and an afternoon tea

Wondercrump Weather Dials

Sunday 25th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Collage a weather dial – with a peachy twist

Swimmeling Sharks at Sea

Monday 26th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make an amazing seascape inspired by James and the Giant Peach.

Bootling Boats

Tuesday 27th August
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a boat and a waterscape.

Get Lolloping Outdoors

Tuesday 27th August
11.30am Village Trail, 2.00pm Countryside Trail
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Walk in the village, woods and fields that inspired Roald Dahl

Inventions and Recipes with Kate Scott

Wednesday 28th August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Come up with zany inventions and imagine a disgusting crafty menu.

Swimmeling Sharks at Sea

Thursday 29th August11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make an amazing seascape inspired by James and the Giant Peach.

Discover Dahl’s Archives

Thursday 29th August
12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

This is your chance to peek inside our archive!

Red Kite Flappers with the RSPB

Friday 30th August
Drop in throughout the day
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a fantabulous flapping red kite.

Peachy Science

Saturday 31st August
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Try out some peachy experiments inspired by James and the Giant Peach