All Children’s Events

Tiny Talk Time: Fire! Fire!

Friday 30 November
10.15am-11am; 11.15-12pm; 1.15-2pm


Come along for stories, crafts and museum fun in this special time for 2 – 5 year olds! This session’s theme will be Fire! Fire!

Tickets £3.50 per child

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Fox & Cubs Forest School

Friday 7 December
9.30am – 10.45am; 11.15pm – 12.30pm


Family outdoor sessions suitable for preschoolers. Join us for seasonal themed activities, natural arts and crafts, campfire cooking and much more. Including drink and a snack. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please dress appropriately for the weather! For all Fox & Cubs sessions see here.

You need not buy tickets for babes in arms or children too young to participate.

Tickets £6.50 per child

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Christmas Fayre & Winter Woodland Trail

Sunday 9 December | 11am – 5pm


Visit our Christmas Fayre, featuring mulled wine and mince pies, a chance to meet Father Christmas and his reindeer and receive a gift on the Winter Woodland Trail, and over 30 stalls from local crafters and small businesses!

Entry to the Christmas Fayre is free
Winter Woodland Trail is £8 per child

Choose your timed entry slot. Maximum of 4 children per slot.
Tickets available here.

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Tiny Talk Time: Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (Christmas Special)

Friday 14 December
10.15am-11am; 11.15-12pm; 1.15-2pm


Come along for stories, crafts and museum fun in this special time for 2 – 5 year olds! This session’s theme will be Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star.

Tickets £3.50 per child

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Totstock Music Festival

Sunday 16 December | 2.30 – 4.30pm


Interactive pop-up music festival aimed at introducing children to the power of live music! A musical journey of Christmas songs through the eras, toys and activities to enjoy, plus competitions and prizes to be won including ‘best dressed’. We’ll have refreshments and licensed bar available all afternoon too, so don those Christmas jumpers and ‘Step into Christmas’ with us!

Book £10 per child, £5 for additional siblings

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Discover & Make: Christmas Candle Crafts

Thursday 20 December
10.30am, 11.30am, 1.15pm, 2.15pm, 3.15pm


Decorate a candle and make a Christmas gift box. Perfect as a festive decoration or as a homemade gift for someone special. Discover & Make sessions are an opportunity to play, create, and learn! These 45-minute sessions run every Tuesday and Thursday during the school holidays, and have a different theme each week. They’re best for primary school aged children, but all are welcome – smaller visitors may need an extra helping hand from a grown-up! Children must always be accompanied by an adult. 

Tickets £4.50 per child

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Fox & Cubs Forest School

Friday 11 January
9.30am – 10.45am; 11.15pm – 12.30pm


Family outdoor sessions suitable for preschoolers. Join us for seasonal themed activities, natural arts and crafts, campfire cooking and much more. Including drink and a snack. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please dress appropriately for the weather! For all Fox & Cubs sessions see here.

You need not buy tickets for babes in arms or children too young to participate.

Tickets £6.50 per child

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Tiny Talk Time: The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Friday 18 January
10.15am-11am; 11.15-12pm; 1.15-2pm


Come along for stories, crafts and museum fun in this special time for 2 – 5 year olds! This session’s theme will be The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

Tickets £3.50 per child

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Fox & Cubs Forest School

Friday 25 January
9.30am – 10.45am; 11.15pm – 12.30pm


Family outdoor sessions suitable for preschoolers. Join us for seasonal themed activities, natural arts and crafts, campfire cooking and much more. Including drink and a snack. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please dress appropriately for the weather! For all Fox & Cubs sessions see here.

You need not buy tickets for babes in arms or children too young to participate.

Tickets £6.50 per child

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Tiny Talk Time: Row, Row, Row Your Boat

Friday 1 February
10.15am-11am; 11.15-12pm; 1.15-2pm


Come along for stories, crafts and museum fun in this special time for 2 – 5 year olds! This session’s theme will be Row, Row, Row Your Boat.

Tickets £3.50 per child

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Fox & Cubs Forest School

Friday 8 February
9.30am – 10.45am; 11.15pm – 12.30pm


Family outdoor sessions suitable for preschoolers. Join us for seasonal themed activities, natural arts and crafts, campfire cooking and much more. Including drink and a snack. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please dress appropriately for the weather! For all Fox & Cubs sessions see here.

You need not buy tickets for babes in arms or children too young to participate.

Tickets £6.50 per child

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Tiny Talk Time: Kipper’s Toy Box

Friday 15 February
10.15am-11am; 11.15-12pm; 1.15-2pm


Come along for stories, crafts and museum fun in this special time for 2 – 5 year olds! This session’s theme will be Kipper’s Toy Box.

Tickets £3.50 per child

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Kids Learn to Crochet

Sunday 17 February | 12 – 2pm


Bring your crafty kids to lean to crochet using bright yarn. Work on a fun project – a bracelet or a keyring – and take home whatever you make!

Recommended age: 4+

Book | £5

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Let’s Cook for Kids

Monday 18 February | 10am – 3pm


This fun class is aimed at showing children how to prepare their own tasty snacks in conjunction with the Let’s Cook Project. The project is simple: teaching the basics of simple food preparation and kitchen safety, along with educating on reducing food waste, with lots of tasty food! Let us know about any dietary requirements when booking and by Monday 11 February. All materials provided.

Recommended age: 8 – 14

Book | £5

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Discover & Make: Fossil Fun

Tuesday 19 February 
10.30am, 11.30am, 1.15pm, 2.15pm, 3.15pm


To celebrate Darwin Day come and handle some real fossils, make a pterodactyl mobile and create your own fossil to take home. These 45-minute sessions run every Tuesday and Thursday during the school holidays, and have a different theme each week. They’re best for primary school aged children, but all are welcome – smaller visitors may need an extra helping hand from a grown-up! Children must always be accompanied by an adult. 

Tickets £4 per child

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Become a Master Maths Sorcerer

Wednesday 20 February | 10.30am – 11.30am


Take the steps to becoming a maths whiz(ard) with this workshop with Explore Learning!

Recommended age: 5 – 7

Book | Free

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A Knight’s Journey to the King’s Throne

Wednesday 20 February | 12 – 1pm


All knights go through many quests and this journey to the king’s throne is no different. We
travel back to medieval times and children will joust their way through many grammar tournaments. With Explore Learning.

Recommended age: 7 – 9

Book | Free

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Discover & Make: Fossil Fun

Thursday 21 February 
10.30am, 11.30am, 1.15pm, 2.15pm, 3.15pm


To celebrate Darwin Day come and handle some real fossils, make a pterodactyl mobile and create your own fossil to take home. These 45-minute sessions run every Tuesday and Thursday during the school holidays, and have a different theme each week. They’re best for primary school aged children, but all are welcome – smaller visitors may need an extra helping hand from a grown-up! Children must always be accompanied by an adult. 

Tickets £4 per child

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Fox & Cubs Family Fun

Friday 22 February
10am – 11.15am; 12.30pm – 1.45pm


Family outdoor sessions suitable for 2 to 6 years, following the format of our popular toddler forest school. Join us for seasonal themed activities, natural arts and crafts, campfire cooking and much more. Including drink and a snack. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please dress appropriately for the weather! For all Fox & Cubs sessions see here.

You need not buy tickets for babes in arms or children too young to participate.

Tickets £6.50 per child

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Pop Up Play Village

Saturday 23 February | 10.30 – 11.45am


An exciting play experience for children who love to role play in a miniature village – visit the supermarket, vets, library, hospital and more! Children should wear socks or indoor shoes. Adults and children not yet walking are free. Best for 3 – 7s, but all ages welcome.

Book l £6.50, £5.50 for additional siblings

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Archery & Den Building Day

Sunday 24 February


Den Building & Fire Lighting
11am-12.15pm; 12.45-2pm; 2.30-3.45pm
Perfect your forest hideout with a den making session – complete with a campfire and hot chocolate to keep you warm! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults do not need tickets.

Recommended age: 5+ but all are welcome

Book l £6.50

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Archery Sessions
Starting 11.30am, 12pm, 12.30pm, 1pm, 1.30pm, 2pm, 2.30pm, 3pm
Aim for a bulls eye in an archery workshop! Children must be accompanied by an adult – adults only need buy tickets if they are participating.

For adults and children aged 7+ 

Book | £12

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Tiny Talk Time: Billy’s Beetle

Friday 1 March
10.15am-11am; 11.15-12pm; 1.15-2pm


Come along for stories, crafts and museum fun in this special time for 2 – 5 year olds! This session’s theme will be Billy’s Beetle.

Tickets £3.50 per child

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Fox & Cubs Forest School

Friday 8 March
9.30am – 10.45am; 11.15pm – 12.30pm


Family outdoor sessions suitable for preschoolers. Join us for seasonal themed activities, natural arts and crafts, campfire cooking and much more. Including drink and a snack. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please dress appropriately for the weather! For all Fox & Cubs sessions see here.

You need not buy tickets for babes in arms or children too young to participate.

Tickets £6.50 per child

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Tiny Talk Time: Elmer

Friday 15 March
10.15am-11am; 11.15-12pm; 1.15-2pm


Come along for stories, crafts and museum fun in this special time for 2 – 5 year olds! This session’s theme will be Elmer.

Tickets £3.50 per child

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Mad Science!

Sunday 17 March | 12.30-1.30pm, 1.30-2.30pm, 2.30-3.30pm 


Bubbling potions, yummy sweets, spectacular experiments, and gooey slime to take home and treasure! Join our mad scientist’s workshops to celebrate British Science Week. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults do not need tickets.

Recommended age: 6+

Book l £10 or 3 for £25

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Fox & Cubs Forest School

Friday 22 March
9.30am – 10.45am; 11.15pm – 12.30pm


Family outdoor sessions suitable for preschoolers. Join us for seasonal themed activities, natural arts and crafts, campfire cooking and much more. Including drink and a snack. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please dress appropriately for the weather! For all Fox & Cubs sessions see here.

You need not buy tickets for babes in arms or children too young to participate.

Tickets £6.50 per child

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Tiny Talk Time: The Tiger Who Came to Tea

Friday 29 March
10.15am-11am; 11.15-12pm; 1.15-2pm


Come along for stories, crafts and museum fun in this special time for 2 – 5 year olds! This session’s theme will be The Tiger Who Came to Tea.

Tickets £3.50 per child

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Fox & Cubs Forest School

Friday 5 April
9.30am – 10.45am; 11.15pm – 12.30pm


Family outdoor sessions suitable for preschoolers. Join us for seasonal themed activities, natural arts and crafts, campfire cooking and much more. Including drink and a snack. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please dress appropriately for the weather! For all Fox & Cubs sessions see here.

You need not buy tickets for babes in arms or children too young to participate.

Tickets £6.50 per child

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Easter Egg Hunt

Friday 5 – Tuesday 23 April | Available all day


Hunt around the Museum and Garden for Easter clues to solve a puzzle and claim your chocolate prize! We’ve got two egg hunts planned – one inside and one outside – so whatever the weather we’ve got your Easter fun sorted. Available all day throughout the Easter period – just pick up your activity sheet from reception.

Recommended age: 2 – 11 years

Drop in | £2.50 (includes a prize)

No need to book!

Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting

Sunday 7 April | 12-4pm (sessions start every 30 mins)


Test your aim in these 30-minute laser clay pigeon shooting workshops – a realistic but environmentally friendly version of real clay shooting. Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting is suitable for all ages and abilities above 8yrs old (there is no kick back from the guns).

Book l £12

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Stargazing Evening: The Moon

Monday 8 April | 7 – 9.30pm


Get to know the night sky! This family-friendly stargazing evening will feature a talk from Dr Sandy Giles on the most prominent feature in the night sky – the moon. This will be followed by some time spent looking at the stars through telescopes from the museum grounds with local Wycombe Astro experts, and dinner.

Please make sure to dress appropriately as some time will be spent outside.

Your ticket will include a Wycombe Museum beer, alcoholic hot chocolate or a soft drink alternative, and dinner of a meat or veg biryani with flatbreads. Final bookings for catered tickets will be on Monday 1 April. Please state any dietary requirements when booking. After this point, it may be possible to book tickets without food. Please contact the Museum directly to enquire.

Adults £17.50
Under 15’s £10.00
Under 5’s £3.00

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Discover & Make: Clay Creatures

Tuesday 9 & Thursday 11 April 
10.30am, 11.30am, 1.15pm, 2.15pm, 3.15pm


Get crafty and create a springtime clay creature! These 45-minute sessions run every Tuesday and Thursday during the school holidays, and have a different theme each week. They’re best for primary school aged children, but all are welcome – smaller visitors may need an extra helping hand from a grown-up! Children must always be accompanied by an adult. 

Tickets £3.50 per child

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Pop Up Play Village

Saturday 13 April | 10.30 – 11.45


An exciting play experience for children who love to role play in a miniature village – visit the supermarket, vets, library, hospital and more! Children should wear socks or indoor shoes. Adults and children not yet walking are free. Best for 3 – 7s, but all ages welcome.

Book | £6.50, £5.50 for additional siblings

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Discover & Make: Easter Crafts

Tuesday 16 & Thursday 18 April 
10.30am, 11.30am, 1.15pm, 2.15pm, 3.15pm


Get set for some Easter Bunny fun and create your own pop-up hopping bunny to take home. These 45-minute sessions run every Tuesday and Thursday during the school holidays, and have a different theme each week. They’re best for primary school aged children, but all are welcome – smaller visitors may need an extra helping hand from a grown-up! Children must always be accompanied by an adult. 

Tickets £3 per child

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Kids Easter Crochet

Tuesday 23 April | 10.30am – 12.30pm


Bring your crafty kids to lean to crochet using bright yarn. Work on a fun Easter-themed project and take home whatever you make!

Recommended age: 4+

Book | £5

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Tiny Talk Time: Old MacDonald’s Farm

Friday 26 April
10.15am-11am; 11.15-12pm; 1.15-2pm


Come along for stories, crafts and museum fun in this special time for 2 – 5 year olds! This session’s theme will be Old MacDonald’s Farm.

Tickets £3.50 per child

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Tiny Talk Time: The Runaway Train

Friday 10 May
10.15am-11am; 11.15-12pm; 1.15-2pm


Come along for stories, crafts and museum fun in this special time for 2 – 5 year olds! This session’s theme will be The Runaway Train.

Tickets £3.50 per child

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Tiny Talk Time: Rub-a-Dub-Dub

Friday 24 May
10.15am-11am; 11.15-12pm; 1.15-2pm


Come along for stories, crafts and museum fun in this special time for 2 – 5 year olds! This session’s theme will be Rub-a-Dub-Dub.

Tickets £3.50 per child

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Discover & Make: Terrific Tiles

Tuesday 28 May | 10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm
Thursday 30 May | 1.15pm, 2.15pm, 3.15pm


Be inspired by the beautiful locally-made medieval tiles from Penn and learn how they were made. Decorate your own tile coaster to take home. These 45-minute sessions run every Tuesday and Thursday during the school holidays, and have a different theme each week. They’re best for primary school aged children, but all are welcome – smaller visitors may need an extra helping hand from a grown-up! Children must always be accompanied by an adult. 

Tickets £3.50 per child

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