Family and Public Learning

Family Learning

What’s on for families this summer holidays?

  • On Marvellous Mondays – enjoy the beautiful Assembly Rooms. Drop in for free crafts and activities suitable for all ages. Find out more
  • On Wonderful Wednesdays – get paper-crafting in The Pump Room and play your part in creating a dress for a duchess. Free. Find out more
  • Everyday in the Pump Room – make your own time-travelling paper pocket watch. 50p. Find out more
  • Everyday in the Crescent Experience – there is something for all the family to enjoy in the nine very different and interactive rooms of the Crescent ExperienceDiscover more and book your ticket
 

Family learning and activities

Starting during the Easter holidays 2019, we've hosted a series of drop-in activities in the beautiful Pump Room and Assembly Rooms. Our activities are fun, informal and hands-on with craft, making and building activities for children of all ages. Crafters of all ages are welcome - children under 16 must be accompanied by a well behaved adult, and activities are free, but small donations appreciated. If you have any questions, or would like to enquire about learning with us, please get in touch and we'll be happy to help.

You can contact us with any feedback, suggestions or ideas for new learning sessions you’d like to see in Buxton’s newest heritage attraction.

PREVIOUS CRESCENT CRAFTERNOONS AT THE PUMP ROOM

FUN FOR FAMILIES AND CREATIVE CRAFTERS OF ALL AGES

Wednesday 29th May 2019

Free (donations welcome), 2-4pm

The Pump Room, Buxton

Join our learning team, and Crescent Crafters volunteers, to create a crafty celebration of spring at the Pump Room, Buxton.

No need to book, just turn up between 2pm and 4pm, and stay as little or as long as you like

WOULD YOU LIKE TO MAKE A DAY OF IT?

The Buxton Opera House are holding their own fantastic make and take workshops at 10am at the Pavillion Arts Centre.  Make and decorate beautiful Easter cards for loved ones, with artist and craft expert ‘Make with Lara’.
More info and how to book here…

WE HOPE YOU HAVE SUCH A FUN TIME, YOU MIGHT BE TEMPTED TO DO A LITTLE JIG!

FUN FOR FAMILIES AND CREATIVE CRAFTERS OF ALL AGES

Wednesday 24th April 2019

£2 per person, 2-4pm

The Pump Room, Buxton

Join our learning team, and wonderful Buxton Crescent Volunteers, to create a crafty celebration of Easter at the Pump Room, Buxton.

No need to book, just turn up between 2pm and 4pm, and stay as little or as long as you like.

MAKE A DAY OF IT?

Put a spring in your step and hunt out Poole’s Cavern and Country Park for an immersive experience underground in their amazing show caves.  While you’re there, explore the beautiful Grin Low woods, following the trails to see the beauty of nature at springtime!

FAMILY LEARNING

We love to explore the story of The Buxton Crescent with drop-in family activities at the  Buxton Pump Room and in the Assembly Rooms. See the events page for dates, times and details – no need to book, just drop in!

For more information please email Katie or Louise at learn@buxtoncrescenttrust.org

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