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Summer Staycation at Haden Hill House

26 July at 10:30 am to 29 August at 5:00 pm

Open Thursdays and Fridays 10:30am-12:30pm and 2pm-4:30pm and Saturday and Sunday 2pm-5pm – Entrance FREE and no need to book. Last admission 30 mins before the museum closes. To keep visitors and staff safe we continue to ask visitors to wear face coverings, sanatise where appropriate and respect the personal space of other visitors and staff.  Open at other times for special activities.

Summer staycation activities for all ages to enjoy – Booking may be required as numbers are limited to ensure our visitors remain safe and there will usually be a small charge. See below for our summer activities from hunts, trails, crafts, music and theatre.

Wednesday 22 July to Sunday 29 August.  There will be trails and quizzes around the museum and park on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.


Incredible Insects

Sunday 25, 2pm – Birmingham, Sandwell and Westside Jazz Festival performance in the park by the David Moore Blues Band – Free, just turn up. Outdoor performance only.

Wednesday 28 July – We’re going on a bug hunt – bookable workshops  –£5.50

Thursday 29 July  – Make a creepy crawly bookable craft sessions Thursday–£2.50


FAB Photography

Wednesday 4 Aug –  bookable workshops – Make a pinhole camera £5.50

Thursday 5 Aug, bookable craft sessions – decorate a photo frame £2.50


Circus Capers

Tuesday 10 August  Insect Safari. Join us for workshops and storytelling between 11:30am and 1:30pm and at 2pm then enjoy a fantastic performance of giant bugs at 2pm. Booking not required just turn up!

Wednesday 11 Aug – bookable workshops – Circus Skills with Spinsonic Circus £7.50

Thursday 12 Aug – bookable craft sessions – Make an acrobat £2.50


Seaside Shenanigans

Wednesday 18 Aug -bookable workshops –Create your own ice cream £5.50

Thursday 19 Aug – bookable craft sessions – Make some seaside post cards £2.50


How shall we get there/holiday travels

Thursday 26 Aug –  bookable craft sessions – Make a train, plane or automobile £2.50

Go Play – Enjoy sporty fun with Go Play on some days  in the school hols -Booking will be required, further details to follow

Macbeth – Saturday 21 August, 7pm. Enjoy Shakespeare in Haden Hill Park with the Chamberlain’s Men theatre company. For information, costs and booking click the link

01384 569 444



26 July at 10:30 am
29 August at 5:00 pm
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