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Events at the Dean Heritage Centre

March 2016

MUM'S FREE ON MOTHERS DAY

Treat your Mum this Mother's Day to a great day out at the Dean Heritage Centre with our special deal. Mum's can visit for free when at least one ticket is purchased. Only one free ticket per transaction. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or voucher.


FRIDAY 25TH MARCH - SUNDAY 10TH APRIL

EASTER ACTIVITIES AT THE DHC

We have a great range of craft activities and workshops this Easter holidays for everyone to enjoy, including Easter crafts each day in our craft hut, plus ferret walking everyday (weather permitting) at around 2pm.


29TH MARCH - 1ST APRIL, 4TH, 5TH & 7TH APRIL: 2.30PM - 3.30PM
FAMILY ADVENTURE CHALLENGE
Join Simon in the Paddock to test yourself with our outdoor challenge.


30TH MARCH, 1ST, 6TH & 7TH APRIL: 11AM - 1PM
CLAY MOSAIC CRAFT
Visit our craft hut and help build our mosaic with Amanda.


31ST MARCH & 7TH APRIL : 11AM - 2PM
BUG BOX MAKING
Join Alex in our craft hut and build your own home for creepy crawlies.


31ST MARCH, 6TH & 8TH APRIL: 11AM - 1PM
LIFE AS A MINER
Visit Sid at our mine to discover how life was as a miner.


6TH & 8TH APRIL: 11AM - 1PM
LIFE IN THE COTTAGE
Join Jenny in our reconstructed Forester's cottage and discover what life was like during this time.

SATURDAY 26TH MARCH

VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR GIANT WIGGLE

Come and join us, as we aim to create the largest caterpillar conga in the Forest of Dean to help support Action for Children. Delve into our craft hut and create your very own caterpillar themed mask or decoration ready for the DHC Very Hungry Caterpillar wiggle at 1.30pm!

What's more children under the age of 5 can visit the Centre for free! (Valid on 26th March only)