St Barbe Museum & Art Gallery

Opening Monday - Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday 10am-4pm

01590 676969

Pre STATS Relaxation Workshop

Pre STATS Relaxation Workshop

Starts: May 11 - 10:30am
Ends: May 11 - 11:30am

Relax Kids New Forest sessions help children with their concentration and focus, boosts attention levels and lowers unwanted anxiety and stress. Book a place or find out more via New Forest Relax Kids - barefoot_@outlook.com.


MY Museum Children's Club (MC2)

MY Museum Children's Club (MC2)

Starts: May 19 - 11:00am
Ends: May 19 - 12:00pm

‘The Battlefield Hospitals of WW1: two inspiring women who made it happen’

Talk by Rose Walkford, Clinical Nurse Specialist from Oakhaven Hospice

Drop-in | £2.50

Inspirational talks for children by speakers passionate about their subject


BUZZ DAY: Sensory Interactive Trail

BUZZ DAY: Sensory Interactive Trail

Starts: May 25 - 10:00am
Ends: June 2 - 5:00pm

Drop In | With admission


BUZZ DAY: Painting in Fabric

BUZZ DAY: Painting in Fabric

Starts: May 29 - 11:00am
Ends: May 29 - 12:30pm

TWO sessions: 11am - 12.30pm & 1pm - 2.30pm | Drop-in | FREE

Inspired by our textile exhibition, come and help recreate some famous paintings using collage technique and create your own fabric painting to take home.


MY Museum Children's Club (MC2)

MY Museum Children's Club (MC2)

Starts: June 16 - 11:00am
Ends: June 16 - 12:00pm

My Dad and I - real stories from the war

Talk by Alf, who will enthral us with tales of growning up in war torn Britain.

Drop-in | £2.50

Inspirational talks for children by speakers passionate about their subject


MY Museum Children's Club (MC2)

MY Museum Children's Club (MC2)

Starts: July 21 - 11:00am
Ends: July 21 - 12:00pm

Xtreme Everest: Life and Health at high altitude.

Talk by Sarah Hoyden who is part of a dedicated team of intensive care doctors, nurses and scientists. They conduct experiments on themselves and other volunteers at high altitude in order to develop novel therapies to improve the survival rates of their patients.

Drop-in | £2.50

Inspirational talks for children by speakers passionate about their subject


BUZZ DAY: What is Archaeology?

BUZZ DAY: What is Archaeology?

Starts: July 24 - 11:00am
Ends: July 24 - 2:30pm

TWO sessions: 11am - 12.30pm & 1pm - 2.30pm | Drop-in | FREE

A selection of craft and interactive activities inspired by the Festival of Archaeology (Council for British Archaeology) to keep the kids entertained.


BUZZ DAY: The Underwater World!

BUZZ DAY: The Underwater World!

Starts: July 31 - 11:00am
Ends: July 31 - 12:30pm

11am - 12.30pm | Drop-in | FREE

A collection of craft and interactive activities inspired by the Festival of Archaeology to keep the kids entertained.


BUZZ DAYS: All at Sea

BUZZ DAYS: All at Sea

Starts: August 7 - 11:00am
Ends: August 7 - 2:30pm

EVERY WEDNESDAY IN AUGUST | Two sessions 11am-12.30pm & 1pm-2.30pm | Drop In | FREE

A selection of craft and interactive activities inspired by our summer exhibition to keep the kids entertained throughout the summer break.

14 August  | 21 August | 28 August