Special Events

 
    • Felt Body Parts Workshop


    16th March
    6.30pm - 8pm
    Tickets £5




    As part of our new temporary exhibition Thackray Uncovered, join us to make your very own plushie organs in this drop-in craft workshop with artist Hayley Mills-Styles.

    Suitable for ages 12+
    The ticket includes evening access to the galleries from 5pm
    Tasty food will be available to purchase all evening in our café.

    Buy your tickets in advance here or just pay on arrival. 

    Find out more about artist Hayley Mills-Styles
     

    • Meet the Curator: Collections Close Up


    18th May
    6.30pm - 8.30pm
    Tickets £7



    A private view of objects from our museum stores hosted by our museum Curator.

    In this exclusive evening with our museum Curator, you will have the opportunity to handle objects from our museum collection not normally on public display. From amputation saws, to prosthetics and even a 17th century condom, we will show you some of our favourite museum objects, revealing their histories and fascinating back stories. The evening also offers a rare opportunity to tour behind the scenes in part of the museum stores.

    Suitable for ages 12+
    The ticket includes evening access to the galleries from 5pm
    Tasty food will be available to purchase all evening in our café.

    Advance booking required. Buy your tickets here

    In association with Museums at Night