Celebrating Sculpture


Christchurch Mansion


Suitable for Families

Arts and Craft

About this Event

10am – 4pm

Explore the wonderful, hands-on world of sculpture. Join in with a mixture of bookable and drop-in activities, using lots of different art materials to create your own artistic masterpieces. Free activities are available throughout the day:

* Small Sculptors activities, suitable for ages 2+, are available between 10am – 3.30pm. 

* Paper Sculpture activities, suitable for ages 5+, are available between 10am – 12pm and 1pm – 3.30pm. 

You can also visit the Tudor kitchen where local artist, Jen will teach you the tricks behind making masterpieces out of card, glue and your imagination in our Mini Models workshop. Suitable for ages 5+, this is available between 10.30am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Why no join Lisa, our friendly artist, to sculpt your own creation out of colourful clays in the Creative with Clay workshops, suitable for ages 5+. There will be 45 minute sessions at 10.15am, 11.30am and 1.15pm.


All the activities are free, except the Creative with Clay and Mini Models workshops, which cost £3.50 per child.

How to Book

Booking is not required, except for the Creative with Clay workshops, which should be done in advance: buy tickets online now

Groups of 6 or more should contact Ipswich Museum prior to booking (01473 433550; museums@ipswich.gov.uk).