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May Half Term Family Trail

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Join us this May Half Term for a family fun trail taking you through the decades in celebration of the Queen's Jubilee! More details coming soon! No need to book, just turn up! £2 per child.

£2.00

Paint a Plant Pot!

The Glaze Room at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Decorate your own 'Pot for Pollinators' at this fun themed workshop! Paint your plant pot then plant it! These sessions are suitable for all ages! You take your creations home on the day. This is a self-led activity. Don’t forget if you are an Edmund Buddy Family member you get discounted tickets! Ask our Visitor […]

£10.00

Jubilee Crafts!

The Glaze Room at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Come along and get creative with our Jubilee themed crafts! Make a crown, queens guard and more! These sessions are suitable for all ages! You take your creations home on the day. This is a self-led activity. Don’t forget if you are an Edmund Buddy Family member you get discounted tickets! Ask our Visitor Experience […]

£10.00

Family Djembe Drumming Workshop

The Kiln at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Family djembe drumming workshops have been created and developed by Tribal Vibes specifically to encourage whole family participation - children, parents, carers, aunts, uncles and grandparents are all welcome to participate in this wonderful family bonding musical activity! Suitable for children aged 6+. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult. Adults cannot attend without […]

£5.50 – £7.50

Mosaic Coaster Workshop with Crafty You Crafty Me

The Glaze Room at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Join Sarah from Crafty You Crafty Me for this workshop making your own mosaic coaster! Ideal for beginners and improvers alike looking for a fun activity! Suitable for ages 5+ (although younger attendees may need some help). At the end of this workshop you will have a fabulous coaster to take home! All materials included. […]

£15.00

Museum Tour

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Join us on the 1st Thursday of the month for an evening tour of Sharpe's Pottery Museum. £5.00 per person (including tea/coffee). Book Now

£5.00

Clay Play

The Glaze Room at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Come along and get creative at our Jubilee themed Clay Play! Make a plaque, a crown or more at this fun session celebrating the Queen's Platinum Jubilee! These sessions are suitable for all ages, including adults! You take your creations home on the day. This is a self-led activity. Don't forget Edmund Buddy Family members […]

£10

South Derbyshire Artisan Market

Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Join South Derbyshire Artisan Market for their monthly market at the museum, showcasing talented Artisan traders! First Saturday of the month from May to December! Free Entry! Organised by Curly Magpie and Made in Swad! For Trader enquiries, please contact artisan@curlymagpie.co.uk

Open Mic in the Kiln

The Kiln at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Join us for 'Open Mic in the Kiln' an afternoon giving the opportunity to local artists to test out the acoustics and showcase their talents, singing and playing in our Grade II listed bottle kiln! Drop In between 12noon and 2pm! Free

Free

Falklands 40th Anniversary Exhibition

The Kiln at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Exhibition in the Kiln commemorating the 40th Anniversary of the end of the Falklands War. Hear stories from the people affected by the conflict through interpretation and displays. Further details coming soon. Free Entry.

Free

T’ai Chi for Wellbeing in the Kiln

The Kiln at Sharpe's Pottery Museum West St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Join Wild Minds for an hour of relaxing T'ai Chi and Qigong. Set in the wonderful kiln at Sharpe's Pottery Museum! Wild Minds will guide you through a focussed session of moving meditation and mindfulness. These sessions are suitable for all levels and are accessible to all, You can even use a chair if you […]

£6.00