Kids Dig It! Viking Family Fun Weeks

Vikings are invading the Abbey Museum

this September!

We are sending out the call for all Ragnars and Lagerthas to help us defend our antiquities. Costumes and tattoos are optional but you will definitely need a Viking mindset to participate and win at Shield Wall Training! Our September School Holiday Program is focusing on the Viking people and culture. Our craft activities are a fun way to learn about ancient cultures. Some activities run throughout the day while others are scheduled to help make your day easier to plan. The hardest part of your visit will be trying to get your kids to leave!

Running from Mon 19th to Fri 30th Sept 2016 (excluding weekends), we will have loads of fun activities such as: •Make a Viking Helmet and Longboat •Make and dress a Viking Paper Doll •Rune Translation and Puzzle pages •Make a Viking Bracelet ($2 extra) •Paint a Viking Shield ($4 extra) •Become an Archaeologist and dig up Viking Treasures •Try your hand at Whipcord Braiding •Learn …

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School Holiday Fun Viking Style! Write your name in runes

School Holiday fun at the Abbey Museum

School Holiday Fun at the Abbey Museum has never been so POPULAR!

At the end of our first week of Viking school holiday fun – we have already seen over 600 people through the doors! Vikings everywhere, families having so much fun. We have one more week to go and have made some additions to the program based on the popularity of Viking School Holiday Fun (we may or may not believe this is a result of parents hoping to catch a glimpse of Ragnar of Lagertha, you may need to wait until next month when that hit TV series returns to TV!!!!!)

Our wonderful staff have now added tea, coffee and cake to the menu for those hungry vikings and carers of the little vikings! We also have PLENTY of shields that you can purchase for an extra $4, painting these are a highlight for the kids. Archery and Viking Warrior training scheduling is subject to the weather.

We would Love you to post photos of your little ones having …

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