A visit to delight all ages
Our mascot Charlie the Crane is on hand to help the whole family enjoy the museum!
With our dressing up corner, flight simulator, interactive games, Jet Provost plane and much more, it’s a fantastic place to spend an hour or two playing and learning together.
Charlie the Crane has some great free activities lined up for the summer holidays!
10am-3pm, every Monday throughout August
10am-3pm, Tuesday 9th August
10am-3pm, Friday-Monday throughout August
We’re proud to be a Family Friendly Museum
We’ve been working hard to make our museum even more family friendly. Read about our involvement in the Family Friendly Programme and the changes we’ve made in this case study from Kids in Museums:Case Study 2021-22
Make a day of it!
Why not combine a visit to us with another of these great family friendly venues, all located just a short drive from us:
Below are some activities for you to enjoy at home – simply click on the pictures to open and save! Make sure you have some of the following materials to hand:
- Colouring pens or pencils
- Thin card (old food packaging will do)
- Balloons (for the helicopter activity)