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Events & Activities

See what events and activities we have on for all ages at Maidstone Museum.

You can download our events leaflet to remind you of what's on.

Remember that if you are a member of the Maidstone Museums' Foundation you can receive 50% off all childrens' activities and money off most of our other events. Just present your membership card upon payment.

If you would like to give us feedback for any of the events please email

Please note: There is no Story Time on Friday 3 April (Good Friday).


  • Friday 22nd to Friday 22nd May 2015


    Story Time

    Every Friday we will be holding storytelling and craft activities in the galleries lasting around 30 to 45 minutes. Ideal for under 5's. Price: £2.50, £1.50 for SureStart Members.

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  • Monday 25th May 2015

    Pharoah headdress

    May Half-term Make It Workshop: Pharaohs

     Become and Egyptian Pharaoh or Queen and make your own headdress and jewelry. £3 per child, 2 for £5. MMF/ Concs available. Booking not required, just drop in.

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  • Tuesday 26th May 2015


    May Half-term Hands On Station

     Get a real feel for history by handling a themed selection of artefacts from the Museum's collections during our daily Hands-on sessions. Drop in.

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  • Egyptian Mummy

    May Half-term Make It Workshop: Mummies

     Learn how an Egyptian was mummified and make your own mummy. £3 per child, 2 for £5. MMF/ Concs available. Booking not required, just drop in.

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Entry is Free

Forthcoming Events

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Events Colour Key

  • 'Hands on' Stations
  • Tiny Talk Time
  • Drop-in Art/Craft
  • Special Events
  • Talk
  • Musical Mery-Go-Round
  • Exhibition
  • Multiple Events

Carriage Museum

The Carriage Museum is open from 1st May 2015. Group visits can be booked by contacting the bookings team on 01622 602314/602847 or Admission charges apply

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