Skip to the main content

Pirates, Panto Dames & the Mystery of Time Travel

Ayrshire

Pirates have taken over the Scottish Maritime Museum, there are reports of "wibbly wobbly, timey wimey" things occurring at The Dick Institute and Panto Dames are in residence at Rozelle House...

Your itinerary for
Sat 19th May

The Scottish Maritime Museum

Pirate Takeover

Activities throughout the day until 4:00pm Adults £7.50

Arrrrrr mateys! The Scottish Maritime Museum will be hosting a pirate themed weekend as part of Festival of Museums. Families can see the museum taken over by pirate related activities, including face painting, a pirate themed trail, pirate origami and even an inflatable pirate ship! Most activities will be included in the normal admission to the museum (3 children enter free with every adult), with small costs attached to the face painting and craft activities.

More info

The Dick Institute

Magic at the Museum - Time Travellers

Finishes at 5:30pm Child £6

Time travellers from all frontiers are invited to the Dick Institute for an exciting multi-sensory arts experience on the theme of TIME TRAVEL! Travellers will arrive at the Dick Institute in the year 2018, to undertake an epic journey through storytelling, drama, puppet making and film. Meet award winning children’s author Janis MacKay who will tell you all about ‘The Reluctant Time Traveller’. Meet a weird and wonderful explorer who will transport you through the museum to investigate collections from far off lands. Make your own puppet inspired by objects from long long ago. Complete your journey with a cinematic finale, watching Disney’s ‘Flight of the Navigator’. Come as you are or come dressed inspired by the theme of time travel! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Picnic lunches (sandwich, drink, cookie, fruit) are available at £4 each and must be purchased at the time of booking.

More info

Your itinerary for
Sun 20th May

Rozelle House & Galleries

Day o' the Dames

Activities throughtout the day until 5:00pm Adult £5

Come along to Rozelle House for a weekend wi' the Dames! In partnership with the Gaiety Theatre and Festival of Museums, Rozelle House Museums & Galleries are proud to offer a unique peek behind the curtain into the life of a Dame.

More info

More days out

A collection of curated itineraries

In the know