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Arts & Crafts Event, Tue 19 Feb 2019, free entry


Puppet Making

Puppet Making


Make a puppet, learn how to play with it, take it home with you. With inspiration from Michael Morpurgo’s animal stories and using everyday, throwaway materials, you will make your own string puppet. Puppeteer Diana will show you how to move your puppet to bring it to life and show its character.

For all ages from 5 years. Children to be accompanied by an adult. All materials will be provided. First come first served tickets on the day for workshops at 10.15am, 11.15am, 1pm & 2pm. Limited availability.

 Explore the Michael Morpurgo: A Lifetime in Stories exhibition. An Exhibition from Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children's Books.

 Sponsored by and run in partnership with the Grammar School at Leeds.

Photo credit: Black Cat Theatre Company

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 19 Feb 2019 10:00 to 15:00


Free entry

Tickets are not available before the day. Tickets will be handed out first come first served on the day of the event.



    Millennium Square,
    LS2 8BH



    See location of Leeds City Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: SE 299340  Lat: 53.80145 Long: -1.54749

    How to find us
    Leeds City Museum is located in the city centre, on Millennium Square.
    By public transport: A 10 minute walk from Leeds railway station and a 15 minute walk from the city centre bus station.
    By car: On street parking is available on Rossington Street and Cookridge Street. Woodhouse Lane, The Light, Merrion Centre, St John’s Centre and Rose Bowl car parks are all a 5 or 10 minute walk from the museum.

    Parking: with charge

    Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Leeds station


    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • On-site cateringOn-site catering
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups