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World Book Day Children's event at Torquay Museum

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, 10am to 12pm

At Torquay Museum

Storytelling and Craft Activity Sessions for children and families

Come along and take part in our craft activity sessions and storytelling event, based on Roald Dahl and other children's stories.
Suitable for ages 3 to 12 years. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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.

The Mad Hatter will be at the museum from 11am to 1pm to greet visitors and for photo opportunities. Children - Come along in your favourite book character costume and take part in the 'Best Dressed' competition with a chance to win a fabulous prize! Judging will take place by The Mad Hatter at 11.45am at Torquay Museum.

*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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