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Children's Activity Event, from 29 Aug 2017, free entry

Colour Vision

Colour Vision


Step inside Howard Hodgkin's colourful world to explore, experiment and create your own vivid artwork.

Pick up a sensory kit and drawing materials to discover Hodgkin’s vibrant paintings in the galleries. Back in the learning studio make your own colourful artwork using a variety of materials, textures and bright paints.

Suitable for families with children aged 2 – 12 yrs.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic siteRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessSmoking not allowed

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 29 Aug 2017 11:00 to 16:00
Wed 30 Aug 2017 11:00 to 16:00
Thu 31 Aug 2017 11:00 to 16:00
Sun 8 Oct 2017 11:00 to 16:00
The gallery and our activities for families can be busy during school holidays. If you are planning to bring a group of 10 or more children please let us know by contacting the Learning Team on or 01924 247398.


Free entry

Events at this Venue

date event
Wed 22 Mar - Thu 1 Mar A Contemporary Collection
Mon 13 Mar - Tue 13 Mar Afternoon Tea For Two
Mon 13 Mar - Sun 25 Feb Approaching Thunder
Mon 13 Mar - Sun 25 Feb György Gordon: From Hungary to Yorkshire
Sat 1 Jul - Sun 8 Oct Howard Hodgkin: Painting India
Mon 21 - Fri 25 Aug Summer Art Club for 12 - 16 Year Olds


The Hepworth Wakefield

01924 247360


Gallery Walk,



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Map reference: SE 336200  Lat: 53.67584 Long: -1.49140

By Public Transport:

The gallery is conveniently located 1 mile from Wakefield Westgate station and 0.3 miles from Kirkgate Station.

Wakefield Free City Bus stops close to the gallery. For more information please visit

By car
Please see the Hepworth Wakefield website for all the latest information on travelling to the gallery by car. The Pay and Display car park is located on Thornes Lane.

The gallery is fully accessible, please visit the website or contact us for a full access guide.

To arrange your group or coach party visit call us or email to find out more about special packages for your group.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed