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Event Description

Join us for two weeks of ‘Star Car’ fun. Meet Parker or Lady Penelope and discover some of the stories behind our collection of Star Cars on the daily family tour. Get creative with ‘Star Car’ crafts and complete the Star Car Trail.


Star Car Crafts – 10am to 4pm in our Learning Space

Make a Star Car – Come and make one of our ‘Star Cars,’ choose from FAB1, Tomb Raider, or Shaun the Sheep’s Land Rover. Take home activity.


Lego® Star Car – Make a ‘Star Car’ out of Lego® and we’ll capture it on camera for you to take home or add to our Star Car ‘Wall of Fame’.


Design a Car for a ‘Star’! – Draw a car for your favourite ‘star’, and when it’s finished display it on our Star Car ‘Wall of Fame’ or take it home to frame!


Parker & Penelope Tours – 11.45am and 1.30pm

Join our costumed guides Parker and Lady Penelope on a ‘Star Car’ family tour of the Museum, meet at the Family activity station in the Welcome Gallery at 11.45am or 1.30pm.


Star Car Trail – 10am – 5pm

Explore the ‘Star Cars’ in our collection by following this self-guided trail. Simply pick up a trail sheet from the Family Activity Station in the Welcome Gallery.


Large Lego Bricks for Under 5’s – 10am – 4pm

Available in our Learning Space for under 5’s to enjoy.


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All activities are included in normal Museum admission and are suitable for 3+ years but may require some adult help. Please note: children aged 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult.