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Totally Chaotic History Museum Trail


Mar 22 2024 - Apr 14 2024

About The Event


Cliffe Castle Museum
Keighley, BD20 6LQ

Explore the amazing world of Ancient Egypt at Cliffe Castle Museum this Easter. The Totally Chaotic History Museum Trail from Kids in Museums and Walker Books celebrates the release of hit historian Greg Jenner’s new book, Totally Chaotic History Ancient Egypt Gets Unruly, with expert interruptions from Egyptologist Dr Campbell Price and illustrations by Rikin Parekh.

Discover intriguing objects, pretend to be a Pharoah planning what you’ll take to the afterlife and learn about some of the hundreds of Ancient Egyptian gods and goddesses. Complete the activity sheet to receive your Totally Chaotic History sticker!

Design your own hieroglyph and tell us what it means.

Share your drawing on Twitter/X or Instagram with the hashtag #TCHMuseumTrail and tag @kidsinmuseums for a chance to win a copy of the book and a Double Art Pass plus Kids donated by Art Fund.

Find out more on the Kids in Museums website: Home – Kids in Museums

May Half-term with Bradford District Museums & Galleries

Looking for something to do  over half term? 
Have a look at our families events – follow the links for more information

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29th May –
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30th MayLocal Myths and Legends
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1st June Within Nature
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Meet the artists & take part in associated family activities.