The Hunt Museum offers a range of fun and engaging activities designed to appeal to and include all members of the family. With gallery trails and art activities, there is something for visitors of all ages and interests.

Discover the Hunt with Francis the Cat!

Francis was the pet cat of the Hunt family. On this discovery trail, you will learn about the collection through pictures and puzzles. Francis will give facts, and helpful tips along the way. Ask at the Museum Reception for the Francis the Cat booklet, Suitable for ages 4+

Archaeology Trail

Through an interactive hunt around The Hunt Museum, children will discover the diverse collections while building their observation skills and descriptive vocabulary. Solve all the puzzles and find out the secret message at the end!
Ask at the Museum Reception for the Archaeology gallery trail. Suitable for ages 7+

Drop in Arts & Crafts

The Hunt Museum offers a range of arts and crafts activities for the whole family to enjoy throughout the year. During school term time, we have drop in arts and crafts every Sunday, from 3pm-4pm. Children will create a craft inspired by objects in the Permanent Collection. The session includes a short tour, and working on one themed craft. We have different themes every month and different projects every week! €5 per child. 

We also have lots of workshops and one off events throughout the year.

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