Family Events 


Join in with the family fun at The Wilson with our regular and one-off events!

The Art Cart

Look out for our new Art Cart - stationed around The Wilson, and jam-packed with free activities for you to help yourself to, including various trails around the museum and colouring sheets.

The Art Cart is supported by NADFAS


Monthly event | Arty Sundays

Monthly, last Sunday | 11am – 1pm | £2 per child


Art can heal the world! Spend some precious quality time with your little one getting crafty and creative at our regular family art drop-in sessions.

Appropriate for all the family.
Drop in, no need to pre-book.


Art Explorers After School Club

Wednesdays, term time only | 3.45 – 5.15pm | £4 per child


Does your child want to build their artistic skills? This weekly after-school art club builds on skills working towards achieving Arts Award Discover.

Limited numbers so booking recommended.

Why not pre-book a course of 6 and get one week free!


Tots and Tales

Monthly, first Wednesday | 10.30 – 11.15pm | £2 per child


Lose yourself in a story. Join our popular story-telling family session, to with our little ones to hear themed stories and enjoy creative activities.

Appropriate for under 5s and their adults.


Museum Explorers

15 and 16 February, 12 and 19 April 2017  | 10.30am - 12.30pm and 1.30 - 3.30pm  |   £2 per child

Want to be an Explorer? These kids friendly events will completely immerse your little explorer in the museum collection. They will hunt for artifacts and explore the mysterious stories behind them in these hands on sessions.

Appropriate for all ages but best for 5-12s. Drop in, no need to pre-book.


Pop Art Printing

20 April 2017 | 10.30 – 12.30 and1.30 -3.30pm | £2 per child.

Learn to print Warhol styles; this event will introduce printing techniques to children in a fun filled environment.

Appropriate for all ages but best for 5-12s. Drop in, no need to pre-book.


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Open Monday – Wednesday / Friday – Saturday 9.30am – 5.15pm. Thursday 9.30am – 7.45pm. Sunday 11am – 4pm.
(Closed on 25 & 26 December, 1 January and Easter Sunday)

Admission free

THE WILSON
Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum
Clarence Street
Cheltenham
GL50 3JT
Tel: 01242 237431
www.thewilson.org.uk