Summer Holiday Activities at Low Parks Museum

Low Parks Museum are running a variety of Egyptian themed activities for children throughout the summer holidays!

Summer Holiday Activities at Low Parks Museum

About Summer Holiday Activities at Low Parks Museum

27th Jun 2022 to 5th Aug 2022
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Low Parks Museum
Low Parks Museum 129 Muir Street, Hamilton ML3 6BJ
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Summer holiday activity: Archaeology workshop
27 & 30 June 10:30am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm

Limited availability. Please book in advance into either the morning or afternoon session.

Calling all budding archaeologists! Our fun archaeology workshop gives you the chance to dig for ancient artefacts, just as Howard Carter did.

Suitable for age 7yrs upwards. £2.05 per child, all children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times during activity.

Limited spaces available, please book in advance by calling Low Parks Museum on 01698 452382 or email aileen.meechan@southlanarkshireleisure.co.uk.


Summer holiday activity: Scribes workshop
4-8 July drop in between 10:30am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm

Learn how to write your name in hieroglyphics and make your own cartouche.

Suitable for age 5yrs upwards. £1.55 per child, all children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times during the activity.


Summer holiday activity: Make your own shabti
11-15 July drop in between 10:30am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm

Make your own Shabti. Draw yourself as a pharaoh and make your very own shabti which is a magical figure to do the things you don’t want to, like make your bed!

Suitable for age 3yrs upwards. £1.55 per child, all children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times during the activity.


Summer holiday activity: Mummies galore!
18-22 July drop in between 10:30am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm

Come along and find out how a mummy was made. We are going to make our own using an orange, and using origami, we’re going to make a mummy!

Suitable for age 3yrs upwards. £1.55 per child, all children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times during activity.


Summer holiday activity: Build your own pyramid
25-29 July drop in between 10:30am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm

Build your own pyramid and decorate it with your cartouche and hieroglyphics. The ancient Egyptians decorated their tombs with colourful pictures of the things they used to do. They also put pictures and clues in their tombs to help them enter the underworld. They had to complete several tasks before they were allowed into the afterlife, so come along and create your very own special pictures and clues then build your very own pyramid to take home.

Suitable for age 3yrs upwards. £1.55 per child, all children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times during activity.


Summer holiday activity: Book of the dead
1-5 August

The ancient Egyptians decorated their tombs with colourful pictures of the things they used to do and pictures and clues to help them enter the underworld. They had to complete several tasks before they were allowed into the afterlife, so come along and create your very own special pictures and clues then build your very own to take home.

Suitable for age 7yrs upwards. £1.55 per child, all children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times during activity.

Limited spaces available, please book in advance by calling Low Parks Museum on 01698 452382 or email aileen.meechan@southlanarkshireleisure.co.uk.

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