Fright at the Museum: Mother Crawe and the Crows' Curse

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  • 25-Oct-2019 - 26-Oct-2019
  • The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge
  • 3 - 13 years
  • Free
  • Get Creative
Fright at the Museum: Mother Crawe and the Crows
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  • Canterbury Museums and Galleries

Mother Crawe and the Crows’ Curse – Family Halloween Trail:

Discover the story of ‘the witch’ Mother Crawe  at The Beaney this Halloween! Explore the museum with Mother Crawe’s feathered friends and help lift The Crows’ Curse.

Plus, complete the trail successfully for your chance to win an Amazon Fire tablet! £5 per trail. Grab yours from our Visitor Information Desk from Saturday 19th October to Sunday 3rd November (closed Monday 28th October).

Owl Display:

As part of our spooktacular fundraiser on Friday 25th and Saturday 26th October, visitors will have the chance to meet some of Mother Crawe’s mischievous feathered friends. You’ll get to see real live owls up-close and learn all about them (with some spooky facts!)Drop by our Explorers and Collectors Gallery between 11am and 3pm either day to catch a glimpse.

Pumpkin Carving & Potion Making:

This Halloween half term, you can catch us getting all kinds of creative in our Pumpkin Carving and Potion Making workshops!Make your own spooky mixture while learning about potions, charms, and how ingredients were used in the past to create creepy concoctions! Plus, find out more about spooky Halloween Folktales and create your very own piece of veggie art (minus the messy clean-up for mum and dad).

Pumpkin Carving (25th - 27th October)Potion Making (19th - 27th October)

Cost: £5 per child, 1 free adult

Become a member to receive 10% discount on our Halloween workshops! Sessions are available to book via our Visitor Information Desk.

  • Heritage

it offers visitors the unique experience of seeing The Beaney transform into a haunted house. The event provides Halloween half term fun for the whole family with a range of activities, including the Mother Crawe and The Crows' Curse Trail, Pumpkin Carving and Potion Making workshops, real live owls, fancy dress and spooky refreshments!

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Venue details

  • The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge
  • 18 High Street
  • Canterbury
  • Kent
  • CT1 2RA

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