Nature

How to earn your Nature Badge

Bird Watching

Sunday 28 May

10am – 3.30pm

Free with museum entry

How many of our resident birds can you spot from our Bird Hide?

Hammer the Pattern

Wednesday 31 May

10am – 3.30pm

£1 (limited places)

Learn how to release the power of plants, with artist Sara Cox, creating a take-home textile piece from your collection of foraged leaves!

Bug Hotel

Friday 2 June

10am – 3.30pm

Free with museum entry

Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund through River Tees Rediscovered and Wings on the Tees.

Wish Tree Mountain Adventure

Sunday 4 June

10.30, 11.30, 1.30 and 2.30pm

Free with museum entry

Meet Mr and Mrs Beaver. Go on a magical play expedition to the top of ‘Wish Tree Mountain’. Along the way hear enchanting stories, make your School of Adventure Promise and tie a wish on the Wishing Tree. All you need is your imagination!

Led by the Eco Beavers from the Dodgy Clutch Theatre Company- you may better know them as the Beavers from Kielder Forest’s Winter Wonderland.

Sessions will last about 45 minutes.  Limited places.