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Children's Activity Event, from 27 Apr 2019, £5-£50

Children's Saturday Art Clubs 4 & 5 week courses

Children's Saturday Art Clubs 4 & 5 week courses



    This creative artist-led club will take children aged 7-12 years on a colourful journey into the gallery. Each course, running from 4 to 5 weeks every Saturday, will begin by taking inspiration from our exhibitions to develop their own art and style. Through Art Club your child will develop observation skills, communication skills through language and creativity, and they will also learn about the rich cultural heritage captured within the collection.

    Event details

    Dates Times
    Sat 8 Jun - Sat 6 Jul 2019 10:00 to 13:00


    Trial season programme (SPECIAL OFFER): Every Saturday 27 April – 18 May, 10am to 1pm - 1 week £5, 3 weeks £15, all 4 weeks £20
    Every Saturday 8 June – 6 July, 10am to 1pm - all 5 weeks £50


    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • On-site cateringOn-site catering
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
    • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Children welcomeChildren welcome

    Picnic site nearby. Free admission to The Bakestone cafe at Abbot Hall.

    Events at this Venue

    date event
    Fri 15 Feb - Sat 29 Jun Refuge: The Art of Belonging
    Fri 22 Mar - Sat 22 Jun Anne, Countess of Pembroke
    Thu 30 May Spotlight on Martin Bloch
    Sat 8 Jun - Sat 6 Jul Children's Saturday Art Clubs 4 & 5 week courses
    Fri 12 Jul - Sat 5 Oct Ruskin, Turner & the Storm Cloud
    Fri 18 Oct - Wed 1 Jan Colour and Light


    Abbot Hall,
    LA9 5AL


    Plan route to Abbot Hall Art Gallery using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

    Map reference: SD 517921  Lat: 54.32298 Long: -2.74388

    From M6 jct 36 take A590 to Kendal. Come off dual-carriageway at Kendal south. Follow signs into town, Abbot Hall is well signed, next to Parish church.

    Just a short walk from Kendal Train Station. Swap onto the Lakes Line from Oxenholme and alight at Kendal.

    Parking: with charge

    Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Kendal station

    Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


    • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to restaurant / cafe
    • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp or lift to the toilets
    • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds) or access by ramp to a specially adapted toilet for wheelchair users
    • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
      • YesVegetarian
      • YesVegan
    • YesBaby changing facilities
    • YesRestaurant / café well lit and suitable for people with sight impairments
    • YesHigh chairs for children
    • YesChildren's menu
    • YesAudible alarm system

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