Kids on Deck
Sundays in Term 1: 10 Feb - 1 April
11am - 3pm
Play, create and discover at Kids on deck with art making, interactive games and dress ups every Sunday!
Sundays in Term 1 – Imagination and the sea
Build the ship of your dreams with giant blue blocks, craft your own creative artmaking to take home – a spectacular model boat, a shark sculpture, or sea creature print making.
Sundays in Term 2 – Go wild!
Autumn school Holidays - Go wild!
Daily 10.30 am–4 pm (hourly sessions)
Play, create and discover at Kids on Deck with art-making, interactive games and dress-ups! Be inspired by the brilliant biology of underwater creatures. Craft your own whale puppets, print a shark tote bag, play with science experiments or sculpt a cardboard camera.
Entry included in any paid admission. Members free. No bookings required
Cabinet of Curiosities
Yes, You Can Touch That
Sundays: 11am – 12pm and 2pm – 3pm
School Holidays: 11 am–12 noon and 2–3 pm daily
Touch and feel wonderful and curious maritime artefacts in this delightful discovery activity, located in the galleries.
Kids Activity Trails
Take a kids' trail through one of award-winning exhibitions when you visit.
On Sharks &Humanity
Explore the On Sharks & Humanity exhibition and our museum galleries with this creative activity trail designed especially for children with curious minds.
Download the activity trail.