December 2017

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Billy and the Minpins: An Exhibition of Quentin Blake’s New Illustrations For Roald Dahl’s Last Book

Thursday 7th September until Sunday 15 April 2018
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

See brand-new drawings with extracts copied from Roald’s original manuscripts for the book.

Chiddlers’ hour: James and the Giant Peach

Friday 1st December
10.30am to 11.30am
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Splendiferou session for toddlers aged 0 to 3 years with a James and the Giant Peach twist!

Dahliciously Dreamy Pillowcases

Sunday 3rd December
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Decorate your own pillowcase with your favourite dream. Wonderful Christmas family activity.

Chiddlers’ hour: The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me

Friday 8th December
10.30am to 11.30am
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

A Giraffe and the Pelly and Me themed session for toddlers aged 0 to 3 years.

Discover Dahl’s archives

Saturday 9th December
12.00pm, 1.00pm and 2.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

A behind-the-scenes peek at our archive store, which houses Roald Dahl’s unique collection of original letters and manuscripts

Chiddlers’ hour: Christmas Special

Friday 15th December
10.30am to 11.30am
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Splendiferous Christmas session for toddlers aged 0 to 3 years.

Make a Magical Concoction

Sunday 17th December
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a marvellous mixture in this magical Christmassy workshop

Dahliciously Dreamy Pillowcases

Wednesday 27th December
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Decorate your own pillowcase with your favourite dream in this family friendly craft workshop.

Transforming Tortoises

Thursday 28th December
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Write your own magic words and make different sized tortoises in this fun family craft workshop

Matilda’s Magical Eyes

Friday 29th December
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

A fun craft workshop where you get to make magical glasses and colourful kaleidoscopes

Dahl-ightful Dream Catchers

Saturday 30th December
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make your dreams sweet as we make Dream Catchers for your bedtime.

Magic and Fun with Auntie Julie

Sunday 31st December
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Enjoy a magical end to 2017 in this fun-filled New Years' Eve family show