July 2024

Mission Exoplanet: An Escape Room Experience

School Holiday Workshops: Rocket Rumble
When: Tuesday 2 July, 2–2:45pm (Under 7s) and 3–4pm (7+). 
More: Free, booking required. Book Rocket Rumble for Under 7s. Or Book Rocket Rumble for Over 7s.
Join us as we start our space journey, work out how we could get to outer planets and launch your own mini space mission. Learn, Craft and explore as we look into our new exhibition ‘Alien Worlds’. Can’t make the Tuesday? Drop in on the Thursday instead.

Relaxed drawing @ Wardlaw 
When: Wednesday 3 July, 5pm-7pm 
Where: Wardlaw Museum 
Who: All ages 
Drop into the Wardlaw Museum to relax and draw. Find a place in the galleries and take inspiration from great artworks, capture the detail of an ancient artefact or bring a stuffed animal to life. Easy going, all talents welcome. We’ll provide the materials. No booking required.

School Holiday Workshops: Rocket Rumble
When: Thursday 4 July, 2pm – 4pm
More: Free, no booking required. Drop in on the day for a craft activity.
Join us as we start our space journey, work out how we could get to outer planets and launch your own mini space mission. Learn, Craft and explore as we look into our new exhibition ‘Alien Worlds’.

Wee Wardlaws – Amazing Aliens
When: Friday 5 July 2024, 10am – 11am
More: Free, no booking required.
Help your little one explore the world around them through museum objects, stories, songs, crafts and things to do and spot. This event is for children 0 to 5 years and whoever looks after them. 

Quiet Opening 
When: Sunday 7 July, 10am-12pm 
Where: Wardlaw Museum 
Who: All ages 
Drop into the Wardlaw Museum for a Quiet Opening. Free from the hustle and bustle of a general visit, with adjusted operations, our Quiet Openings are designed for visitors who would prefer a quieter visit to the museum.

School Holiday Workshops: Planet Pioneers
When: Tuesday 9 July, 2–2:45pm (Under 7s) and 3–4pm (7+). 
More: Free, booking required. Book Planet Pioneers for Under 7s. Or Book Planet Pioneers for Over 7s.
Are there volcanos in outer space? Are there lava pits on Mars? Come along to the Wardlaw Museum and learn about what other planets are like and use your imagination to create your own.

School Holiday Workshops: Planet Pioneers
When: Thursday 11 July, 2pm – 4pm
More: Free, no booking required. Drop in on the day for a craft activity.
Are there volcanos in outer space? Are there lava pits on Mars? Come along to the Wardlaw Museum and learn about what other planets are like and use your imagination to create your own.

Relaxed drawing @ Wardlaw 
When: Wednesday 10 July, 5pm-7pm 
Where: Wardlaw Museum 
Who: All ages 
Drop into the Wardlaw Museum to relax and draw. Find a place in the galleries and take inspiration from great artworks, capture the detail of an ancient artefact or bring a stuffed animal to life. Easy going, all talents welcome. We’ll provide the materials. No booking required. 

School Holiday Workshops: Microbe Magic
When: Tuesday 16 July, 2–2:45pm (Under 7s) and 3–4pm (7+). 
More: Free, booking required. Book Microbe Magic for Under 7s. Or Book Microbe Magic for Over 7s.
Could creatures from Earth thrive on other planets? Is there life on other planets? Come and discover more and make your own mini microbe factory in a recycled bottle.

Relaxed drawing @ Wardlaw 
When: Wednesday 17 July, 5pm-7pm 
Where: Wardlaw Museum 
Who: All ages 
Drop into the Wardlaw Museum to relax and draw. Find a place in the galleries and take inspiration from great artworks, capture the detail of an ancient artefact or bring a stuffed animal to life. Easy going, all talents welcome. We’ll provide the materials. No booking required. 

School Holiday Workshops: Microbe Magic
When: Thursday 18 July, 2pm – 4pm
More: Free, no booking required. Drop in on the day for a craft activity.
Could creatures from Earth thrive on other planets? Is there life on other planets? Come and discover more and make your own mini microbe factory in a recycled bottle.

Quiet Opening 
When: Thursday 18 July, 4pm-7pm
Where: Wardlaw Museum 
Who: All ages 
Drop into the Wardlaw Museum for a Quiet Opening. Free from the hustle and bustle of a general visit, with adjusted operations, our Quiet Openings are designed for visitors who would prefer a quieter visit to the museum.

Family Day: Alien Antics

School Holiday Workshops: Animation Station
When: Tuesday 23 July, 2–2:45pm (Under 7s) and 3–4pm (7+). 
More: Free, booking required. Book Tuesday’s Animation Station for Under 7s. Or Book Tuesday’s Animation Station for Over 7s.
Our imaginations are AMAZING! Did you know they help us to picture what other planets are like? Come and let your imagination run wild and have a go at stop motion animation.

Relaxed drawing @ Wardlaw 
When: Wednesday 24 July, 5pm-7pm 
Where: Wardlaw Museum 
Who: All ages 
Drop into the Wardlaw Museum to relax and draw. Find a place in the galleries and take inspiration from great artworks, capture the detail of an ancient artefact or bring a stuffed animal to life. Easy going, all talents welcome. We’ll provide the materials. No booking required. 

School Holiday Workshops: Animation Station
When: Thursday 25 July, 2pm – 4pm
More: Free, booking required. Book Thursday’s Animation Station for Under 7s. Or Book Thursday’s Animation Station for Over 7s.
Our imaginations are AMAZING! Did you know they help us to picture what other planets are like? Come and let your imagination run wild and have a go at stop motion animation.

Relaxed drawing @ Wardlaw 
When: Wednesday 31 July, 5pm-7pm 
Where: Wardlaw Museum 
Who: All ages 
Drop into the Wardlaw Museum to relax and draw. Find a place in the galleries and take inspiration from great artworks, capture the detail of an ancient artefact or bring a stuffed animal to life. Easy going, all talents welcome. We’ll provide the materials. No booking required.