Magical Creatures Week

Discover a week full of imagination- fairy doors, magical crafts and Zog inspired story time.

Don't miss...

Unicorns, Dragons & Fairies Day

Saturday 13 - Sunday 14 April

Do you believe in fairies?  Swear you’ve seen a mermaid? Think unicorns and dragons are real?

Then come and celebrate magical creatures with us. 

Fancy dress is most definitely encouraged – for children and adults. Find out more here.


Enchanted Doors 

Monday 8 & Wednesday 10 April

Give your fairies, pixies and gnomes a home this spring by decorating your own enchanted wooden doorway complete with special key and a touch of magic. 

£2 (plus museum entry). Places must be booked in advance. See here for more information. 


Zog Inspired Story Time 

Tuesday 9 & Friday 12 April 

Join us for our fun and interactive storytelling session inspired by Julia Donaldson's Zog, full of stories, craft. Don't miss our very own 'how to be a dragon' school. 

£3 (plus museum entry). Places must be booked in advance. See here for more information. 


Movies at the Museum - Labyrinth 

Thursday 11 April

Watch the 80's classic Labyrinth on the big screen in our Music Room. 

A 16-year-old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King.

Places must be booked in advance. See here for more information.

£6 Adults | £4 Children | Under 5s Free


Mythical Creature Puppets 

Monday 8, Wednesday 10 & Friday 12 April 

Drop-in 10am-4pm (last admission 3.30pm)

Create your very own magical unicorn or fire breathing dragon puppet to take home.

Free with museum entry (donations welcome to cover the cost of materials). 

Date, Time & Venue

Mon 08 Apr 2019 - Sun 14 Apr 2019 10:00 - 16:00

Preston Park Museum & Grounds

Ticket Information

There may be a small charge for some activities
Age group: 0 - 3, 4 - 6, 7 - 9, 10 - 12

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