Kids Activities

We deliver monthly and seasonal activities for toddlers to teenagers –  Take a look at our events and activities for this season.

Play Day!

Soft Play campfire

Edwins's Camp

Tell Tales around our soft play fire, and dress up like an Anglo-Saxon

Toddler Room

Our Toddler Room is open Thursday – Sunday 10am-4pm to play with our toy collection

The Dig Zone Play Area

Little archaeologists will love exploring our new Dig Zone

A cat outline coloured in in red and multicoloured pens

Colouring In

Draw your favourite animal or colour in one of our worksheets

A boy wearing museum stickers shows off his lego creation

Build Zone

Build your own Lego creation or see how high you can stack our foam blocks

Natural Play Area

Dig for bones in our sandpit, explore our wooden sculptures, and try out giant games like Jenga

Toddler Thursdays!

Sensory play and fun activities in the museum and farm

Farm Club

Learn about our Animals and how to care for them

Young Archaeologist's Society

Guided by archaeologists, youngsters will get the opportunity to carry out exciting experiments, get involved with our reconstruction work and handle a variety of ancient objects found on site.

Suitable for ages 8 to 14 years

Every 3rd Saturday of the month
Only £6 / Session

Places are limited – BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL!


Farm Club

Learn all about our farm animals and how to care for them at our weekly Farm Club.

Suitable for ages 8 to 15 years

Every Saturday & Sunday from 10:00am to 12:00pm

Only £5 / Session

Places are limited – BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL!

Toddler Thursdays

Sensory play and fun activities held every Thursday in the museum and farm

Experience More at Jarrow Hall

Unlock unlimited access to Jarrow Hall's rich history, captivating exhibitions and engaging activities with our 'Pay Once Visit for 12 Months' offer. Buy your ticket today and explore all we have to offer, time and time again!
  • Make a lucet bracelet or have a try at spinning  with our Heritage Skills volunteers.


    Pretend to stir our pot of stew



    • Listen to a story
    • Try leatherwork
    • See our forge in action!
  • Witness captivating history re-enactments and combat displays.

    Get creative at friendly craft workshops and embrace the past.

    Engage in drama performances and captivating storytelling.

    Don’t miss out! Check our event list and secure your tickets today for an unforgettable experience.

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