On this page you’ll find activities, games and quizzes for all the family.
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MUSEUM ICE AGE TRAIL
There are some animals from the Ice Age wandering around Abingdon Museum Attic Gallery.
Take a virtual museum trip at https://www.abingdon.gov.uk/abingdon-county-hall-museum/virtual-tour look for the animal’s picture and try to answer the questions.
Download the Museum Ice Age Trail here.
You might want to refer to the ‘Ice Age Trail resource’ to help you to complete this activity. Click here.
Try out our our online museum jigsaw puzzles featuring photos from our museum collection and views here: https://www.jigsawplanet.com/AbingdonMuseum
Winter Word Search Puzzle
(download the PDF here)
Abingdon Museum Crafting Crew
Abingdon Museum’s crafting crew creates live sessions for children to make art & fun objects from recycling and bits and bobs around the house. You can view their craft video sessions following this link: https://www.abingdon.gov.uk/abingdon-museum-youtube-channel
Christmas Craft for Adults
2D Christmas Tree – a fun Christmas craft project for adults from leftover wrapping paper.
Click the image below, follow step by step instructions and have fun creating your own artwork!
This year Abingdon Museum Crafting Crew can’t be at the museum doing Christmas Craft with you all as usual.
However, this year we are all getting used to new ways of doing things and so here are some Christmas Craft ideas for you to try at home.
Click the image below, follow the instructions and have fun creating your own artwork!
October Half-term Actvity: Aboriginal Art
Abingdon Museum Crafting Crew has put together a new craft activity to try at home during October Half-term. Each one has a name, a picture, a list of items you’ll need and some instructions. Click the image below, follow the instructions and have fun creating your own artwork!
It would be great if you could send in photos of any Artwork of yours and we can put them onto the museum website!
Ready to test your knowledge?
This quiz is about the Bun Throwing celebrations! Download the printable PDF version here.
We’ve uploaded some colouring sheets, have fun colouring the museum and its collection.
Download the printable PDF version here.
If you like to find out more about the objects visit our collection online here https://ehive.com/collections/4128/abingdon-county-hall-museum