Event category: Family

Día de los Muertos at Kresen Kernow

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Join us for our first ever Day of the Dead-themed crafts and games at Kresen Kernow, celebrating Cornwall’s ties to Mexico.

This free CreativiTEA party includes crafts, games and refreshments, and is suitable for all the family. Join us at 2pm for a range of crafts led by creatives including Sally Crabtree and Vicki Aimers. Enjoy our special ofrenda (altar, celebrating Cornwall’s connections with Mexico) and take part in music, games, refreshments and activities with a Mexican theme.

Booking strongly recommended as places are limited. Find out more on Eventbrite.

Discover more about visiting Kresen Kernow here.

Medieval menagerie

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Join cartoonist Keith Sparrow for this free and fun manga drawing workshop. Create a creature for our medieval menagerie!

There’s no need to book a ticket, but please note, the workshop is planned to start at 10am and lasts 1.5-2 hours.

While at Kresen Kernow, you can also visit our new café and browse our downstairs exhibitions. We recommend booking to visit our Treasures Gallery, find out more here.

General visitor information, and information about research visits, is available here.

Roll a Scroll!

Colour photo showing ink, scrolls, quills and scissors.

Drop in to Kresen Kernow for this free family activity.

Join artist Vicki Aimers to make a scroll inspired by the medieval plays on display at this autumn. Learn to write with a quill and ink and add a plasticine seal to make your scroll truly unique!

While at Kresen Kernow, you can also visit our new café and browse our downstairs exhibitions. We recommend booking to visit our Treasures Gallery, find out more here.

General visitor information, and information about research visits, is available here.