Easter Holiday Activities

Holidaying at home this Easter? Manchester Museum’s got you covered.

Check out our family fun online creative see, make and do activities.

Daffodils & Daisies: Paper Craft

The Daffodils are beginning to bloom, join us Wednesdays 7th and 14th for Easter family fun creating paper flowers with Kate from Kaper arts and Manchester Museum’s Curator of Botany, Rachel Webster.

Free, online, for 7 + and accompanying parents and carers.


Make a fabulous felted Harlequin Toad with a step by step set of instructions from the artist Louise Worthington. 

All the profits from this set of instructions will be donated directly to the Panama Wildlife Conservation Charity (PWCC) 

Outdoor Explorers

Activities and resources for an outdoor adventure, exploring the wonderful world of plants and minibeasts.

Dino Activities

Dinosaur Activities for fans of Stan

Draw a Dinosaur 

Do you have your Dino sketchbook ready? Join our Curator of Earth Sciences David Gelsthorpe for a roarsome online family friendly event.

Egyptology from Home

Discover more about Ancient Egypt with Dr Campbell Price, Curator of Egypt and Sudan live from his home Study.

The Vivarium

Environmental education activity worksheets and more – Why not print them all off and create a super booklet for children to enjoy!

English version

Spanish version

Frog Friday Live

Watch the Frog Friday Series where you can learn all the amazing fact about frogs and our Vivarium.

60 Second Species

Join the Vivarium Team every week and discover the fascinating natural habitats of a range of animal and plant species.

Springtime Craft

From crocheting flowers to puppet making, there are plenty of ideas to keep busy this springtime. Get creative and enjoy these craft activities created in collaboration with Manchester Craft Mafia.

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