Fun for All the Family at the Cowper and Newton Museum

Museum Trails, Challenges and Other things to do! 

Family Book Month in Olney

Download your FREE Book trail here  –  or pick up from the Library or Museum Shop

Return the trail to the Museum or Library to enter the FREE PRIZE DRAW

Find extra clues for the trail and more FREE things to do for Book Month at @OlneyBookBuzz

The answers will be here and on  @OlneyBookBuzz on 1st April

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Books have been released into the Wild of Olney for you to Find – Take – Read  – Return

Why not send us a message of where you find the book … or your favourite bit ….  or?

You can again contact us via Twitter or email to olneybookbuzz@gmail.com

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Pick up a Book Quiz – Enter the Prize Draw

Download your free quiz OBB Childrens Book Quiz or pick up from the Library or the Museum Shop

Enjoy!

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Easter Holiday Family Fun at the C & N Museum

April 1 @ 10:30 amApril 15 @ 4:30 pm

Our theme for the Easter school holiday activities is ‘Down on the Farm’

Easter Egg Hunt Trail in the Gardens

Knitted chicks hidden around the house…

Extra craft activities on Tuesdays

Spring animals in the Viper Barn

(and if we can get our gazebo back up (victim of Storm Doris!) we’ll be building a farm in the Courtyard)

We will add more details here and on Facebook a couple of weeks before the children break up for the holidays

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Mr Cowper’s Pet Hares

                      Find Mr Cowper’s pet hares in the Museum rooms and in the gardens.

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Try out our new Costume Curiosity Detective Trail for all the family.   Download your own copy from the table below or get a copy from the Museum.

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Our popular Museum Family Fun Detective Trails are available all year round and free for visitors with annual passes –  follow the clues and unlock the mysteries of the Museum.

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 Investigate the Market Place with our Town Trails

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Why not dress up as a Georgian  or find Mr Cowper’s pet hares in the Garden….?

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Click to DownloadDescription
Town TrailTown Trail for families available from the Museum Little Peelers age 3-5 Super Sleuths age 5-7 Top Investigators age 8+
Free with your annual pass or 20p from the Museum Shop
Costume Curiosity Detective TrailLots of Costume Curiosities in and around the museum
Detective Trail for Little PeelersTrail for Little Peelers age 3-5 years
Detective Trail for Sharp SleuthsTrail for Sharp Sleuths 5-7 years
Detective Trail for Top InvestigatorsTrail for Top Investigators 8+ years