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As well as your Museum visit, look at what else we can offer to make your day extra special! 


Explore inside the Museum

Family Back Packs - Enhance your visit to the Museum by following the trail and completing the tasks. Fully refundable £5 deposit
Craft Activity Workshops – Take part in our fun craft sessions, see our events page for dates and times.
Explore Trail – Complete your explore trail around the Museum, available from reception. Free

Explore outside the Museum

Orienteering Trail - Explore the spectacular grounds of the Museum by following the trail. Free
Nature Trail - Learn about the wonderful trees and animals which surround The Bowes Museum. Free
Nature Viewfinders – Get creative in the grounds and make some digital artwork using your camera or phone. Viewfinders available from reception. Free
Picnic Area - Enjoy your sandwiches in the fantastic picnic area. Free
Storytelling Area - Let your imagination run wild in the storytelling chair. Free
Family Play Area - Free


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