Summer holidays in Buckinghamshire

 
Fairytale Friends Marlow
4-Jul-14 to 4-Jul-16

**Fairytale Friends PRINCESS PARTIES are available to book now!** We provide magical entertainment for birthdays, weddings, special events and school visits. Our parties and...

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Terrific Twit party The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
22-Jul-15
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For 4+ years: join us for some classic party games with a Twit twist, including Muggle-Wump Bingo, guess the number of glass eyes in the jar, Mrs Twit's footsteps and a special...

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Twitchtickling Esio Trots The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
23-Jul-15

For 5+ years: paint your own diddly Plaster of Paris ornament that's in the shape of a twitch-tickling tortoise, then think up a brilliant backwards name for your new pet. £1 per...

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Meet Val Rutt The Roald Dahl Museum Amersham
23-Jul-15

For 6+ years: our first ever Writer in Residence, Val Rutt, returns to the Museum to help celebrate our 10th birthday. Expect swashboggling stories and wondercrump words. Val will...

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I’m a crocolebrity, get me out of here! The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
24-Jul-15

For 7+ years: come and join in with a crocodile extravaganza. Members of our Volunteens Youth Panel have devised a wickedly wondercrump tournament. Working in teams, contestants...

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Tip-toppling Twit heads The Roald Dahl Museum Gerrards Cross
25-Jul-15

For 6+ years: make a Mr or Mrs Twit head from soil, and plant cress seeds so they'll soon grow a fine head of hair. £2 .50 per participant plus Museum entry We recommend pre-book...

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Roly-Poly pots The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
26-Jul-15

For 5+ years: make your own Roly-Poly Bird pot from clay, and decorate with feather, sequins and sparkles. £3 per participant plus Museum entry We recommend pre-booking as worksh...

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Croc rockets! The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
28-Jul-15

For 6+ years: join us for a swishwiffling science-y session, where we'll try to find ways to send the Enormous Crocodile into the sun. We don't want to spoil the surprise – but...

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Reptile roadshow The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
29-Jul-15

For 6+ years: join our friends from the Reptile Roadshow and get in touch with your inner naturalist. Meet a real life Esio Trot & come face to face with swiggles of other cold-bl...

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Croc pots The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
30-Jul-15

For 5+ years: make your own crocodile from clay, so you can keep trinkets in his tummy. £3 per participant plus Museum entry We recommend pre-booking as workshops can sell out in...

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Rastamouse! The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
31-Jul-15

For 3+ years: a gloriously irie hour with Michael De Souza, one of the creators of CBeebies' Rastamouse and da Easy Crew. Enjoy tales of the crime-fighting rodent's adventures...

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Discover Dahl’s archives The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
1-Aug-15

For 10+ years: a behind-the-scenes look at our Archive store, which houses Roald Dahl's unique collection of original letters and manuscripts, with Collections Manager and Archivi...

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Ucky-mucky dinner mats The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
2-Aug-15

For 5+years: make your very own ucky-mucky dinner mat out of felt, and decorate it with all sorts of disgusterous things that Mr Twit might eat! £2 per participant plus Museum...

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Terrific Twit party The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
4-Aug-15

For 4+ years: join us for some classic party games with a Twit twist, including Muggle-Wump Bingo, guess the number of glass eyes in the jar, Mrs Twit's footsteps and a special...

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Into the wild with Piers Torday The Raold Dahl Museum Great Missenden
5-Aug-15

For 7+ years: meet Piers Torday, the award-winning author of The Last Wild Trilogy and hear how a childhood encounter with Roald Dahl inspired him to start writing. Listen to...

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Twisty Twits The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
6-Aug-15

For 6+ years: make your very own character generator out of recycled materials, then use it to create some unusual and unexpected characters and a splendiferous story. £2 per...

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Matilda musical magic The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
7-Aug-15

For 6+ years: enter the magical world of Matilda with this interactive storytelling session, hosted by Will Kenning from the West End's current production of Matilda the Musical....

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Bilious Twit beards The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
8-Aug-15

For 5+ years: make your own beard from felt, and have fun adding on disgusterous bits of cornflake, baked beans and mouldy cheese! £2 per participant plus Museum entry We recomme...

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Whizzpopping poetry with Paul Lyalls The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
9-Aug-15

For 4+ years: come for a whizzpopping poetry show with our former Poet-in-Residence, Paul Lyalls. Listen to Paul perform some of his exciting poetry and then have a go at writing...

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Croc rockets! The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
11-Aug-15

For 6+ years: join in with our swishwiffling science-y session where you'll try to find ways to send the Enormous Crocodile into the sun. We don't want to spoil the surprise – but...

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Blown Away with Rob Biddulph The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
12-Aug-15

For 3+ years: come and meet Rob Biddulph, winner of 2015 Waterstone's Children's Book Prize for Blown Away. Rob will read from his buzzwangling book and show off his sensational...

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Meet Josh Lacey The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
13-Aug-15
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For 7+ years: our 2013 Writer in Residence, Josh Lacey, returns to help us celebrate the Museum's 10th birthday. Come and meet the author of The Dragonsitter, shortlisted for the...

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Awesome African drums The Roald Dahl Museum Gerrards Cross
14-Aug-15

For 6+ years: enter the world of The Enormous Crocodile with these awesome African drums, painted with your own design. Then we'll make some splendiferous crocabeats to resound...

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The Wildlife Trust The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
15-Aug-15 to 16-Aug-15

For all ages: come and get crafty with The Wildlife Trust, and learn about the living landscapes around Buckinghamshire that inspired many of Roald Dahl's books. Free with Museum...

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Gruncious Twit gardens The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
18-Aug-15

For 6+ years: listen to some storytelling from The Twits, and then make your own Twit-inspired back garden with soil, craft materials and lots of Hugtight glue. Will yours have...

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Terrific Twit party The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
19-Aug-15

For 4+ years: join us for some classic party games with a Twit twist, including Muggle-Wump Bingo, guess the number of glass eyes in the jar, Mrs Twit's footsteps and a special...

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Mischievous monoprints The Roald Dahl Museum Gerrards Cross
20-Aug-15

For 8+ years: have splendiferous fun printing your own portrait of a disgusting new member of the Twit family. Come in old clothes – you could get marvellously messy! £2.50 per...

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Disgusterous dinner plates The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
21-Aug-15

For 6+ years:decorate your own dinner plate with Mrs Twit's latest meal. Will yours have wormy spaghetti, or maybe slugs on toast? £3 per participant plus Museum entry We recomme...

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Children eating bags The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
22-Aug-15

For 5+ years: decorate a cloth bag with fabric crayons. Will yours be for the hungry Enormous Crocodile to carry home bones that go crunch? £3 per participant plus Museum entry W...

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Marvellous tortoise magnets The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
23-Aug-15

For 5+ years: make a swishwhiffling Esio Trot magnet out of craft foam and decorations. Useful to put on your fridge to remind you where you put all your lettuce! £2 per participa...

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Jungle jars The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
25-Aug-15

For 5+ years: listen to some storytelling from The Enormous Crocodile, then fill a little jar with some wondercrump animals. £2.50 per participant plus Museum entry We recommend...

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Croc rockets! The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
26-Aug-15

For 6+ years: in our swishwiffling science-y session, we'll try to find ways to send the Enormous Crocodile into the sun. We don't want to spoil the surprise – but there'll be...

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Crocajungle gardens The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
27-Aug-15

For 6+ years: listen to some storytelling from The Enormous Crocodile, and then make your own jungle garden. Watch out for bones that go crunch! £2.50 per participant plus Museum...

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Phizz-whizzing photo frames The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
28-Aug-15

For 5+ years: decorate a photo frame with colourful foam shapes to create a sunny African jungle scene. Will yours show Humpy Rumpy the Hippo, or maybe the Roly-Poly Bird? £3 per...

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Discover Dahl’s archives The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
29-Aug-15

For 10+ years: a behind-the-scenes look at our archive store, which houses Roald Dahl's original manuscripts and letters, with Archive specialist, Annie Price. £1 per person (adul...

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Muggle-Wump mobiles The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
30-Aug-15

For 5+ years: make a mobile so Muggle-Wump and his monkey family can spin through the air. £2.50 per participant plus Museum entry We recommend pre-booking as workshops can sell...

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Proghopping pencil cases The Roald Dahl Museum Great Missenden
31-Aug-15

For 5+ years: decorate a pencil case with your favourite Roald Dahl character, ready to go back to school with a swishwiffling addition to your school bag. £3 per participant plus...

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