October Holiday Events
Join us at the Shetland Museum and Archives this October holidays for an exciting programme of Halloween themed events.
Island Deli - we are also pleased to bring back the popular Island Deli picnic service to our café area, why not make it a great day out with family and friends and book a picnic lunch. *Please remember to book at least one day in advance of your visit, either email: firstname.lastname@example.org or send a facebook message direct to Island Deli. (Please note our picnic offering is no longer available).
Things have gotten a bit spooky at the museum...
We've an exciting programme of events for bairns to enjoy at the Shetland Museum during the holidays.
Spooktacular scavenger hunt packs - no booking required
Each pack contains a scavenger hunt, crafts, crayons and stickers. Don't forget to collect your prize if you find all the ghouls!
When - available every day throughout the holidays
Price - £2.50
Suitable for all ages
Hairst Crafts - book now
Lets take a look around the galleries to find out what happens in Shetland during Hairst (Autumn). Then get creative making seasonal crafts.
When: Tuesday 19th and Thursday 21st - 10.30am to 11.30am
Suitable for bairns in P1 - P3
Viking Academy - book now
Join us to find out why the Vikings travelled to Shetland and what changes they made. After the gallery tour, we'll make crafts to transform you into a true Viking.
When: Tuesday 19th October and Thursday 21st October - 2pm to 4pm
Suitable for bairns in P4 - P7
Night at the Museum - book now
Calling all detectives! Have you ever wondered what happens in the museum at night? Are you brave enough to take a twilight tour by torchlight through the galleries. Will any of the objects come alive?
When: Wednesday 20th October, 6.00pm to 7.30pm
Suitable for ages P4 - P7
Creepy Creations - come along for a spooky tour through the museum galleries and make some creepy creations to take away.
Friday 22nd October
P1-P3 - 10:30am - 11:30am - sold out
P4-P7 - 2.00pm - 3.30pm - sold out