Tudor re-enactor helping children with craft activities


Get creative at the Mary Rose this October half term!

Kids not keen on all things creepy this Halloween? Instead, get creative at the Mary Rose museum in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard this October half term, with its Things to Make and Do – a new arts and craft project every day. There will be a host of different things to make and do across the half term week, from sundials to dog pawprint tiles!

Mon 25th - Make Your Own Tudor Warship / Make Your Own Hatch, the ship's dog
Tue 26th - Make Your Own Tudor Clay Tile / Build Your Own Compass Sundial
Wed 27th - Make Your Own Tudor Clay Tile / Build Your Own Compass Sundial
Thu 28th - Build Your Own 3D Mary Rose / Tudor Finger Puppets
Fri 29th - Draw the Mary Rose

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Things to Make and Do at the Mary Rose


The Mary Rose, Main Road, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 3PY
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