Skip to content Skip to search filters

Results

No category selected

Sorted by: Relevance |  Title |  Rating |  Date

Object Handling

Every Thursday, 12.30pm-2.30pm

Venue: Hull Maritime Museum

Look out for the hands on desk where our volunteers will help you investigate objects from our handling collection. The topic this summer is whaling. Objects include a massive vertebra from a whale's back bone and a harpoon used by Hull whaling men. Suitable for all…

Brilliant Buoyancy

Thursday 1 August 2019, 1pm-3pm

Venue: Hull Maritime Museum

Brilliant Buoyancy Have you ever thought why sharks, and other fish, are able to float in water? Or why a 1 pence coin will sink but a big boat won’t? Find out at the Maritime Museum as we undertake a couple of exciting experiments to…

Time Troopers: A Whale of a time

Saturday 10 August 2019, 11am-1pm

Venue: Hull Maritime Museum

Time Troopers is a free, family friendly event that takes place across our museums on the 2nd Saturday of the month. Using our collections as inspiration we create fun craft activities for the whole family to enjoy.Come and join us at our free craft activity…

Toilet Paper Ropes

Wednesday 14 August 2019, 1pm-3pm

Venue: Hull Maritime Museum

From raising the sails to hauling in nets, there have always been plenty of jobs on ships that have needed a good length of rope. But how are ropes actually made? And why are they so strong? Discover the science of rope making at this…

Fisherwomen: The heritage and tradition of women working in the fishing community

Saturday 24 August - Sunday 27 October 2019

Venue: Hull Maritime Museum

Fisherwomen celebrates the tradition and importance of women in the fishing industry by following the traditional route of the herring trade from Shetland down the east coast, via Hull to Great Yarmouth.  It will highlight the central role of women in the fishing industry today,…

Time Troopers: Fish and Sticks

Saturday 9 November 2019, 11am-1pm

Venue: Hull Maritime Museum

Time Troopers is a free, family friendly event that takes place across our museums on the 2nd Saturday of the month. Using our collections as inspiration we create fun craft activities for the whole family to enjoy.Come along to our activity and design your own…

Refine your search

Event/Activity
Time of Day
Cost