Monday 2 April 2018

Game On - Special Exhibition

17 February 2018 - 13 May 2018
Open daily from 17 Feb to 13 May 2018

Map out the history of the hand-held game, from Victorian wooden toys to modern day digital games and fidget spinners. Discover how our fascination with simple, fiddly and addictive hand-busiers has developed over the decades. Have a go and find out which your favourite toys are! From rubik’s cubes to ball and cup games - there will be…

Workhouse Museum

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Easter Holidays: Victorian Police Academy

2 April 2018 - 13 April 2018
Mon 2nd April – Fri 6th April and Mon 9th April – Fri 13th April , 11am-4pm

Come and join in the fun at our Police Academy this Easter Holidays. Follow the Recruiting Trail at the Prison & Police Museum and then call in at the Workhouse Museum to try your hand at a Cutlass Drill. Activities include felt police badge making, baking and finger-printing, and object handling of restraints that were used by…

Workhouse Museum, Prison and Police Museum

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