Welcome to our opportunities page for young people. Here you will find the latest opportunities on offer at The Bowes Museum for young people ages 13 – 25 years old. Keep a regular check on this section of the website for all upcoming opportunities.


FREE Workshop: Idea Generation

26 September, 11.00 & 26 September, 2.00

This idea generation workshop will teach you some tools to create a piece of fictional writing that can underpin or feature in either your paintings or other image making based work. The workshop is split into 2 sessions, 11am for ages 16 to 18 and 2pm for ages 19 to 25. Free to attend, booking required. More info & tickets

The Bowes Museum is open!

The Bowes Museum is looking forward to welcoming you!

You are able to enjoy the hugely popular Norman Cornish: The Definitive Collection, Pre-Raphaelite Knights: Reinventing the Medieval World and blimey! Lucretia exhibitions as well as an exciting programme of family workshops throughout the summer holidays.

The health and well-being of our visitors, staff and volunteers are our priority, and in line with the latest Government guidance on COVID-19 the changes we have made will help you to feel confident, safe and enjoy your visit.

Entry to the Museum has to be booked before you visit here or by telephoning us on 01833 690606. Details about what to expect when you visit are available when you click here.