Go on our trail to find all the bags, boxes, handbags and suitcases throughout Roald Dahl’s stories and his life.
A monstrously funny hour with Roald Dahl Funny Prize-shortlisted author and illustrator Leigh Hodgkinson.
A splendiferous session for children aged 0 to 3 years. Songs, craft and play based on Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Come to the Museum to search for some monstrous characters from Roald Dahl’s stories.
Make your own monster from clay, with the head as a lid
A splendiferous session for children aged 0 to 3 years. Songs, craft and play based on James and the Giant Peach
Kick off our Vermicious Villains Week by joining Robin Stevens, author of the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize winning Murder Most Unladylike.
Decorate Grandma’s moneybox house with marvellous craft materials and decoupage.
Listen to some alien adventures from Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator, and make your own magnet decorated as a fiendish friend.
Come along for a madcap session of aliens, space and science – featuring poems from James’ cosmic books I’m A Little Alien!, Journey To The Centre Of My Brain and Greetings Earthlings!
Make your own clay pot in the shape of an evil character. Will it be the Grand High Witch? A Vermicious Knid? Or even a horrible head teacher?
Turn a wooden spoon into a scary puppet. Will yours be a new member of the Twit family, or perhaps a monstrous Whangdoodle?
Decorate a photo holder in the shape of two hands! Will you make them look witchy and wicked?
Decorate a pillow with your scariest trogglehumper nightmare using fabric crayons.
Listen to some storytelling from Boy: Tales of Childhood, then decorate a ceramic bowl with a grizzly design, ready to go trick or treating!