Jewellery making

We host a range of exciting events for all the family to enjoy.

All events are drop-in unless stated otherwise.

For more information please tel: 01629 533540 or email:

You can join our mailing list to be kept informed about the many events, exhibitions and workshops which we host throughout the year.

Buxton Family Festival 
Saturday 1 to Sunday 16 August 2015

We are taking part in this town-wide festival - further details of our activities and links to everything that's happening will be added to this page soon.

Meet Arto's Sister: An Afternoon with Astra 
Saturday 15 August 2015, 2 to 4pm

A free theatrical event performed by Sarah Coggrave, in conjunction with the exhibition Art Funduklian: His Personal Choice.

Summer Family Activities
Wednesdays 29 July, 5, 12, 19, 26 August and 2 September 2015, 10am to 12pm

Join us every Wednesday morning during the school summer holidays for fun family activities. No need to book - drop-in and stay as long or as little as you like. Check this page again nearer the time for details of each week's event.

Landscape Bunting
Tuesday 27 October 2015, 10am to 12pm and 1 to 3pm

Create a string of landscape-inspired bunting using tissue, decorative papers, ink and printing blocks giving a unique finish. A Big Draw event.

Lantern Making Workshop
Saturday 14 November 2015, 10am to 12.30pm and 1.30 to 4pm

Make your own lantern for the Buxton Christmas Lights Switch On event and be part of the magical procession around the Pavilion Gardens on Friday 20 November 2015.

Through Your Eyes
Saturdays 14, 21, 28 November and 5, 12, 19 December 2015, 1 to 4pm

Join the Past Lives Project team and take part in heritage activities related to the exhibition.

Christmas Crafts
Saturday 12 December 2015, 11am to 1pm and 2 to 4pm

Enjoy some glittery Christmas crafts and meet Santa, who'll be giving out presents. Cost £5 per child - tickets must be bought in advance (available from 10 November 2015).

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