Family Open Afternoons
Walk down memory lane with your grandparents at SOFO this summer! Every Wednesday and Thursday through the school holidays, come and explore our make shift air raid shelter, take part in make do and mend activities, and just enjoy the simple things in life! Create a work of art together, cooking up a sweet treat or discover something new in one of our nostalgia trails. Parents and guardians welcome too!
£2 per child. Adults go free. (Children must be accompanied by an adult).
October 30th 2019
Museum in a Box
Come along and make your own miniature museum!
October 31st 2019
Good Gourd, What Is That?
To celebrate Hallowe’en come and make something out of pumpkins! Workshop supported by Millets Farm Centre.
February 19th and 20th 2020
Cartoons and Comic Strips
Using historical cartoons as inspiration, create your own animated flip book.
8th and 9th April 2020
Navigation – The Toughest Easter Egg Hunt
Learn navigation techniques to find the eggs hidden around the museum.
15th - 16th April 2020
Marching to the Beat of the Drum
Discover the role music plays in the armed forces and have a go at playing some tunes.