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Roald Dahl themed character Puppetmaking Workshop with Doorstep Arts

Date: 10 March 2018

As part of 'Sharing Stories' a festival celebrating Storytelling and Writing on the English Riviera

Torbay Museums (Brixham Heritage Museum and Torquay Museum) will be hosting a Kids in Costumes in Museums Day to celebrate World Book Day. 

Saturday 10th March, 12pm to 3pm

At Torquay Museum

‘Puppet making workshop’ in association with Doorstep Arts

Doorstep Arts will be leading a fantastic drop in Puppet Making Workshop inspired by Roald Dahl’s most loved characters. The workshop will be held for children aged from 3-14years, parents are required to attend with their child.
There will be a prize for the best made puppet for each age group: 3-5yrs, 6-9yrs, 10-14yrs with the winner being announced on social media on Sunday 11th March.

All events are FREE to attend, but a valid Museum entry ticket for adults for Torquay Museum/Torre Abbey Museum events is required*.  Pay once and get in free for a year. Children enter for FREE during 'Sharing Stories' Saturday Festival.

*For Admission and Opening Times go to the VISIT section of the Torquay Museum and Torre Abbey Museum websites.

For enquiries regarding this event please email

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