What’s on at Leeds Museums & Galleries

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Revive, Repair, Re-use: Stories of Sustainability

10 October 2023 - 07 July 2024

Venue: Abbey House Museum

Price: Included in admission

A display co-curated with volunteers about the practices and effects of sustainability in Leeds.

Leeds City Museum in violet and mint duo tone.

Overlooked Legacies

17 October 2023 - 13 October 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

Overlooked Legacies is a free extended display of stories which we could not fit into the Overlooked exhibition.

Engineery

27 October 2023 - 28 September 2025

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

A new exhibition opening on 27 October, celebrating the life and legacy of John Smeaton and civil engineering in its many forms.

A box of fairy soap with a picture of a fairy and the slogan 'charms all dirt away'

The Power of Persuasion

20 January 2024 - 31 December 2024

Venue: Abbey House Museum

Price: Included in admission

A peep into the history of advertising. This exhibition takes a nostalgic and critical look at the history of advertising and branding in Leeds and beyond.

Hidden Temple Newsam Tour

20 February 2024 - 22 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £3.50 plus General Admisson

Tue, Sat, Sun 11am & 2pm

Go beyond the ropes, find out about life below stairs, see places exclusive to our hidden tour and discover some secrets along the way!

brightly painted chairs

Art on a Chair

27 February 2024 - 21 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

Art on a Chair is an upcycling project curated by students from Swarthmore Education Centre, turning old furniture into unique works of art.

Waddingtons and MONOPOLY Display

16 April 2024 - 01 September 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

To coincide with MONOPOLY Leeds Takeover, visit a special permanent display exploring the story of Waddingtons and MONOPOLY.

A statue of a woman with an urn set against a pink background and a bottom border of orange marigolds.

Living with Death

03 May 2024 - 05 January 2025

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

Living with Death is an exhibition exploring death, dying and bereavement. Adult and family events will run throughout the year.

photo of a train with the word 'ghost' painted on the side in large lettering, a man standing next to it

Nothing Lasts Forever: Peter Mitchell

17 May 2024 - 06 October 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

Leeds Art Gallery is thrilled to present a major retrospective of British documentary photographer Peter Mitchell.

A photograph of a wet felt depiction of a mill.

Entangled

18 May 2024 - 25 May 2025

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in General Admission

A new exhibition with the International Felt Maker's Association Region 10

large tattoos of a bear and a pelican on a person's back

Leeds Tattooists

18 June 2024 - 29 September 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

Marvel at photographs and artwork from Leeds based tattoo artists, in partnership with Ultimate Skin and Leeds Tattoo Expo.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

21 June 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

a camera and black and white photo of a tree

Meet & Make

21 June 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free creative, playful crafting sessions for adults with the opportunity to make something in response to our exhibitions and displays.

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

22 June 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

22 June 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

illustration of men in jacobean costume with title reading 'the comedy of errors'

Outdoor Theatre: The Comedy of Errors

25 June 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Various ticket prices from £19.60 Adult

6:00 pm

The Three Inch Fools are back with a joyous, musical take on Shakespeare’s shortest – and wildest – comedy.

People sitting on chairs and talking to eachother

Tea & Talk Club: Leeds A-Z Part II

26 June 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

On the last Wednesday of every month, our friendly Tea & Talk Club meets for an hour of sociable history in the grand surroundings of Temple Newsam House.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

28 June 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

a camera and black and white photo of a tree

Meet & Make

28 June 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free creative, playful crafting sessions for adults with the opportunity to make something in response to our exhibitions and displays.

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

29 June 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

children having a picnic

Summer Picnic

29 June 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £5

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Bring a picnic and enjoy a special day out at Temple Newsam with crafts, refreshments, and entertainment for all the family.

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

29 June 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

people sitting at picnic tables in kirkstall abbey with market stalls in the background

Kirkstall Abbey Markets

29 - 30 June 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Free

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Visit Kirkstall Abbey Markets to enjoy street food, drinks, arts & crafts stalls, ceramics and woodwork.

An embroidery hoop, pots of sequins, and cotton thread

Stitch Art

03 July 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Take a closer look at artworks in our collections and exhibitions and notice the textures, colours and shapes to help inspire your own textile art.

Keep Crafting

03 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come along to our monthly creative crafting session for adults with a different theme each time.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

05 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

Leeds City Museum in violet and mint duo tone.

Sociable History Club

05 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Come along to our free monthly talks for adults, with guest speakers and a different theme each time.

a camera and black and white photo of a tree

Meet & Make

05 July 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free creative, playful crafting sessions for adults with the opportunity to make something in response to our exhibitions and displays.

Rorke’s Drift Remembered

06 - 07 July 2024

Venue: Lotherton

Price: Included in admission

This educational historical camp re-enactment and field hospital will demonstrate conditions during the Battle of Rorke’s Drift in 1879.

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

06 July 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

06 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

Artisan & Craft Markets

07 July 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Free/Included in admission

Times vary - please see event details.

Join us throughout the year for seasonal artisan and craft markets with local makers, producers, and creatives.

A meadow of flowers made from colourful felt.

Make a Summer Flower Bouquet

08 July 2024

Venue: Abbey House Museum

Price: £9

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come along to make a beautiful summer flower bouquet in the Gatehouse of Abbey House Museum. Materials provided.

Two parents and two children smiling and holding a framed picture from the picture library

The Picture Library

11 - 14 July 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

Join us on the selection weekend to choose from hundreds of new original artworks to take away and hang up at home.

A field with Kirkstall Abbey in the distance.

Guided Walk

11 July 2024

Venue: Abbey House Museum

Price: FREE

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Join us for a guided walk with a local guerilla gardener to find out how they are improving the area.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

12 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

a camera and black and white photo of a tree

Meet & Make

12 July 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free creative, playful crafting sessions for adults with the opportunity to make something in response to our exhibitions and displays.

Choir members at Leeds City Museum

Community Choir

12 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Join our monthly community choir at Leeds City Museum. Free, fun, and open to all.

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

13 July 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

View from the roof of Temple Newsam House

Rooftop Experience

13 July 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £25

11am & 2pm

Explore Temple Newsam House and Estate as you’ve never seen them before with this unique rooftop experience tour.

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

13 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

How to Change the World by Doing Nothing

13 July 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Part of Yorkshire Dance's Ageless Festival, this performance installation brings together intergenerational dancers from Chapeltown & Harehills.

View from the roof of Temple Newsam House

Rooftop Experience

14 July 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £25

11am & 2pm

Explore Temple Newsam House and Estate as you’ve never seen them before with this unique rooftop experience tour.

dancers wearing historical costumes

White Rose Early Dance

14 July 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Enjoy White Rose Early Dance performing mid-17th century costumed dance in the stunning Picture Gallery, accompanied by Leeds Waits. 

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

19 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

a young person dressed as an 18th century servant wearing a wig and carrying a tray

Summer Holidays: Servants’ Secrets

20 July 2024 - 01 September 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Learn all about the servants who kept Temple Newsam running smoothly, what their lives were like and the different jobs they had to do.

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

20 July 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

two children wearing tudor style costumes

Dress to Impress

20 July 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join us as we celebrate fashion and costume at Temple Newsam. Chat to experts about historic clothing and do some dressing up yourself!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

20 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

Young child with colourful ribbons outdoors

Baby Band Music Festival

21 July 2024

Venue: Lotherton

Price: up to £28

The Baby Band Festival comes to Lotherton this summer! Family friendly festival with live music, activities, food and a market.

painting of queen elizabeth I

Royal Connections Tour

21 July 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £5

11am & 2pm

Find out how royalty has shaped and influenced the house on this tour, from its ownership by Tudor monarchs to wallpaper gifted by George IV.

a child writing on a clipboard

Token Treasure Hunt

22 July 2024 - 30 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

Embark on a nostalgic journey celebrating classic board game tokens in our summer trail, from the iconic Monopoly top hat to a 12-sided dice.

A young child reading a magical book

Summer Holidays Street Stories

23 July 2024 - 01 September 2024

Venue: Abbey House Museum

Price: Standard admission

Visit Abbey House for our summer holidays street stories as we bring fairytales, nursery rhymes and modern classics to life!

A postcard design with seaside theme

A Lotherton Summer Holiday

23 July 2024 - 01 September 2024

Venue: Lotherton

Price: Included as part of entry ticket (pre-booking recommended)

It's a jolly holiday with family activities and entertainment inspired by the great British summer.

Deer Tractor Tours

23 July 2024 - 30 August 2024

Venue: Lotherton

Price: £6/ £20 for group of 4

Experience our herd of red deer up close as we take you on a tour of our Deer Park in our brand new Lotherton tractor trailer. Learn all about this magnificent  species - and Britain's biggest native mammal - and discover the estate from a different viewpoint.

A peacock butterfly on a flower

Summer Holidays: Urban Nature Trail

23 July 2024 - 01 September 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Free for Leeds residents/included in admission

Our popular trail is back with lots of birds, bees, bats and butterflies hidden all over the abbey.

a mum and two children looking at plants in the colour garden at leeds industrial museum

Summer Holidays: Nature Trail

24 July 2024 - 01 September 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included with admission

Get your magnifying glasses at the ready as you hunt for the wildlife that has found its way into the museum on our family nature trail.

Mystery Matinees

24 July 2024 - 30 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

2:00 pm

Join us in our tiny 1920s cinema, the beautiful Palace Picture House, for family favourites daily during the school holidays.

Roman coffin being cleaned by a conservator at Leeds City Museum.

Focus Tour: Archaeology

25 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: FREE

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Take a focus tour of the archaeology objects on display in the Living with Death exhibition.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

26 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

27 July 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

27 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

A selection of branded objects including tins and signs for chocolate and sweets from the 20th century.

Power of Persuasion Brand Quiz!

29 July 2024

Venue: Abbey House Museum

Price: TBC

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for a Power of Persuasion Brand Quiz! If you are a keen quizzer and know your advertising history then this is the event for you.

children playing a connect 4 type game

Board game workshop with Cards or Die

30 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10am - 12pm & 1 - 3pm

Join this board game workshop with Cards or Die to play a huge selection of games, from vintage & retro to modern classics.

Burley Banksy Art Workshop

30 July 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Channel your inner artist and join this family workshop celebrating all things Leeds with renowned local artist Andy McVeigh (aka Burley Banksy).

Summer Store Tours

30 July 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free - booking required

11am - 12pm & 1 - 2pm

Join us this summer for behind the scenes tours of the Leeds Museums and Galleries collection store with over 1.3 million objects.

person holding twigs with leaves attached

Summer Holidays: Nature Workshops

30 July 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Get creative while you learn about the different plants and animals that live near the museum in our nature themed workshops.

Fabulous Fashion Workshop

31 July 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free, booking required

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Travel through time at this family workshop where you will learn what the children of Leeds wore in the past.

A child making a board game

Board Game Builders

31 July 2024 - 01 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10am - 12pm & 1 - 3pm

Dive into the world of board game design in our weekly craft sessions! Invent your own game, create boards and make up your own rules.

person holding twigs with leaves attached

Summer Holidays: Nature Workshops

31 July 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Get creative while you learn about the different plants and animals that live near the museum in our nature themed workshops.

Summer Store Tours

01 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free - booking required

11am - 12pm & 1 - 2pm

Join us this summer for behind the scenes tours of the Leeds Museums and Galleries collection store with over 1.3 million objects.

person holding twigs with leaves attached

Summer Holidays: Nature Workshops

01 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Get creative while you learn about the different plants and animals that live near the museum in our nature themed workshops.

different coloured coleus plants

Pot a Plant

01 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Free

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Celebrate Yorkshire Day at Temple Newsam by potting up a beautiful Coleus plant from our National Collection to take home. 

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

02 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

Leeds City Museum in violet and mint duo tone.

Sociable History Club

02 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Come along to our free monthly talks for adults, with guest speakers and a different theme each time.

Child with sensory toys

Sensory Storytime

02 August 2024

Venue: Abbey House Museum

Price: FREE

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Our Sensory Storytime at Abbey House Museum is for families with additional needs who want to take part in our summer holiday themed event.

Choir members at Leeds City Museum

Community Choir

02 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Join our monthly community choir at Leeds City Museum. Free, fun, and open to all.

Lotherton with a foreground of flowers and a white 'Yorkshire' rose

The Lotherton Yorkshire Festival

03 - 04 August 2024

Venue: Lotherton

Price: Included as part of entry ticket (pre-booking recommended)

Celebrate Yorkshire Day with Lotherton Yorkshire Festival. Family entertainment, craft market, food and drink!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

03 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

Chippendale Tour

03 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £5

11am & 2pm

See beautiful creations by famed furniture maker Thomas Chippendale and learn more about his life on this fascinating tour.

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

03 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

bats flying against an orange sky

Bat Walk

03 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £10

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us on a bat walk around the Temple Newsam estate to spot different bat species and find out what makes them so special.

Summer Store Tours

06 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free - booking required

11am - 12pm & 1 - 2pm

Join us this summer for behind the scenes tours of the Leeds Museums and Galleries collection store with over 1.3 million objects.

person holding twigs with leaves attached

Summer Holidays: Nature Workshops

06 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Get creative while you learn about the different plants and animals that live near the museum in our nature themed workshops.

A store tour at Leeds Discovery Centre

Go for Gold

07 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free, booking required

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come along to this Olympics centred family workshop to find out about some of Leeds’s top Sporting heroes.

A child making a board game

Board Game Builders

07 - 08 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10am - 12pm & 1 - 3pm

Dive into the world of board game design in our weekly craft sessions! Invent your own game, create boards and make up your own rules.

children doing art in kirkstall abbey

Get Arty in the Abbey

07 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Free/included in admission

10:00 am - 11:30 pm

Go on a family art adventure around Kirkstall Abbey and get creative with chalks, pastels, charcoals and fine liners.

An embroidery hoop, pots of sequins, and cotton thread

Stitch Art

07 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Take a closer look at artworks in our collections and exhibitions and notice the textures, colours and shapes to help inspire your own textile art.

white roses made of felt

Wet Felting Workshop – Yorkshire Rose

07 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come and help us celebrate Yorkshire with us by learning to make a beautiful Yorkshire rose using wool, water and soap.

Keep Crafting

07 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come along to our monthly creative crafting session for adults with a different theme each time.

child with VR headset

Augmented Reality Gaming Workshop

08 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10.30am - 12.30pm & 1 - 3pm

Unlock the magic of Augmented Reality and world-building in our exciting summer workshop inspired by the museum's collection!

Summer Store Tours

08 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free - booking required

11am - 12pm & 1 - 2pm

Join us this summer for behind the scenes tours of the Leeds Museums and Galleries collection store with over 1.3 million objects.

person holding twigs with leaves attached

Summer Holidays: Nature Workshops

08 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Get creative while you learn about the different plants and animals that live near the museum in our nature themed workshops.

bee on a yellow flower

Get Crafty in the Cloister

08 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Free/included in admission

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Get crafty and make a bee fan, a bat hat, or a butterfly wreath inspired by our summer urban nature trail.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

09 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

The Wind in the Willows with images of the actors during a performance

The Wind in the Willows

09 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Up to £16 + booking fee

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Boxtree Productions on the riverbank this summer to find out, as they celebrate their 10 year anniversary with a performance of Kenneth Grahame's beloved story!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

10 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

10 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

children playing a connect 4 type game

Board game workshop with Cards or Die

13 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10am - 12pm & 1 - 3pm

Join this board game workshop with Cards or Die to play a huge selection of games, from vintage & retro to modern classics.

Summer Store Tours

13 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free - booking required

11am - 12pm & 1 - 2pm

Join us this summer for behind the scenes tours of the Leeds Museums and Galleries collection store with over 1.3 million objects.

person holding twigs with leaves attached

Summer Holidays: Nature Workshops

13 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Get creative while you learn about the different plants and animals that live near the museum in our nature themed workshops.

A Piece of the Puzzle

14 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free - booking required

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Monopoly may be taking over the city of Leeds this summer but join this family workshop to learn about some of the other games and jigsaws made by Waddington’s.

A child making a board game

Board Game Builders

14 - 15 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10am - 12pm & 1 - 3pm

Dive into the world of board game design in our weekly craft sessions! Invent your own game, create boards and make up your own rules.

children doing art in kirkstall abbey

Get Arty in the Abbey

14 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Free/included in admission

10:00 am - 11:30 pm

Go on a family art adventure around Kirkstall Abbey and get creative with chalks, pastels, charcoals and fine liners.

Quentin Blake - Angelica Sprocket's Pockets. Folksy Theatre.

Angelica Sprocket’s Pockets

14 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Up to £12 + booking fee

1:15 pm - 3:00 pm

Filled with Folksy’s touch of live music, puppetry, audience interaction and madness! This fun-filled show is the perfect treat for the whole family!

child with VR headset

Augmented Reality Gaming Workshop

15 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10.30am - 12.30pm & 1 - 3pm

Unlock the magic of Augmented Reality and world-building in our exciting summer workshop inspired by the museum's collection!

Summer Store Tours

15 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free - booking required

11am - 12pm & 1 - 2pm

Join us this summer for behind the scenes tours of the Leeds Museums and Galleries collection store with over 1.3 million objects.

person holding twigs with leaves attached

Summer Holidays: Nature Workshops

15 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Get creative while you learn about the different plants and animals that live near the museum in our nature themed workshops.

bee on a yellow flower

Get Crafty in the Cloister

15 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Free/included in admission

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Get crafty and make a bee fan, a bat hat, or a butterfly wreath inspired by our summer urban nature trail.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

16 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

Child with sensory toys

Sensory Storytime

16 August 2024

Venue: Abbey House Museum

Price: FREE

10:30 am - 11:30 pm

Our Sensory Storytime at Abbey House Museum is for families with additional needs who want to take part in our summer holiday themed event.

Panto at the Abbey, Alice in Wonderland

Panto at the Abbey: Alice in Wonderland Live

16 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: £10 + booking fee

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join Alice on a magical wander through Wonderland at Kirkstall Abbey as she meets a whole host of crazy characters straight out of the classic book by Lewis Carroll.

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

17 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

17 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

Summer Store Tours

20 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free - booking required

11am - 12pm & 1 - 2pm

Join us this summer for behind the scenes tours of the Leeds Museums and Galleries collection store with over 1.3 million objects.

Flower Forage

21 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free- booking required

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us to explore some of Leeds amazing wildlife from our collection in this plant focused family workshop.

A child making a board game

Board Game Builders

21 - 22 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10am - 12pm & 1 - 3pm

Dive into the world of board game design in our weekly craft sessions! Invent your own game, create boards and make up your own rules.

children doing art in kirkstall abbey

Get Arty in the Abbey

21 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Free/included in admission

10:00 am - 11:30 pm

Go on a family art adventure around Kirkstall Abbey and get creative with chalks, pastels, charcoals and fine liners.

owl face made from felt

Wet Felting Workshop – Leeds Owl

21 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included with admission

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come along and learn the basics of wet felting, and make a cute little felt owl puppet or ornament to take home.

Panto at the Abbey, Pinocchio

Panto at the Abbey: Pinocchio Live

21 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: £10 + booking fee

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Wish upon a star in this magical family pantomime and follow our young hero, Pinocchio, on an adventure of a lifetime as he learns how to become a real boy.

child with VR headset

Augmented Reality Gaming Workshop

22 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10.30am - 12.30pm & 1 - 3pm

Unlock the magic of Augmented Reality and world-building in our exciting summer workshop inspired by the museum's collection!

Summer Store Tours

22 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free - booking required

11am - 12pm & 1 - 2pm

Join us this summer for behind the scenes tours of the Leeds Museums and Galleries collection store with over 1.3 million objects.

bee on a yellow flower

Get Crafty in the Cloister

22 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Free/included in admission

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Get crafty and make a bee fan, a bat hat, or a butterfly wreath inspired by our summer urban nature trail.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

23 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

24 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

View from the roof of Temple Newsam House

Rooftop Experience

24 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £25

11am & 2pm

Explore Temple Newsam House and Estate as you’ve never seen them before with this unique rooftop experience tour.

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

24 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

Top Gun Maverick

Outdoor cinema – Top Gun Maverick

24 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Up to £16 + booking fee

8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

This summer, we're excited to be teaming up with @frontierscreeens to host two nights of outdoor cinema in the Abbey, and tickets are now ON SALE!

Artisan & Craft Markets

25 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Free/Included in admission

Times vary - please see event details.

Join us throughout the year for seasonal artisan and craft markets with local makers, producers, and creatives.

View from the roof of Temple Newsam House

Rooftop Experience

25 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £25

11am & 2pm

Explore Temple Newsam House and Estate as you’ve never seen them before with this unique rooftop experience tour.

Summer Store Tours

27 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free - booking required

11am - 12pm & 1 - 2pm

Join us this summer for behind the scenes tours of the Leeds Museums and Galleries collection store with over 1.3 million objects.

person holding twigs with leaves attached

Summer Holidays: Nature Workshops

27 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Get creative while you learn about the different plants and animals that live near the museum in our nature themed workshops.

Panto at the Abbey, Little Mermaid

Panto at the Abbey: Little Mermaid Live

27 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: £10 + booking fee

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Follow Lenor, our mermaid princess, as she finds her sea legs in search of her happily ever after under the sea in this bubbly family pantomime..

Pilot Whale

What Lies Beneath

28 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free - booking required

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come and take a closer look at some of the amazing Rocks and Fossils from our collection.

children doing art in kirkstall abbey

Get Arty in the Abbey

28 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Free/included in admission

10:00 am - 11:30 pm

Go on a family art adventure around Kirkstall Abbey and get creative with chalks, pastels, charcoals and fine liners.

People sitting on chairs and talking to eachother

Tea & Talk Club: Death and Dying

28 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

On the last Wednesday of every month, our friendly Tea & Talk Club meets for an hour of sociable history in the grand surroundings of Temple Newsam House.

felt leaves

Wet Felting Workshop – Autumn Leaves

28 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come along and make a colourful autumn leaf from felt to hang in your window at home, using wool wire and soap.

Summer Store Tours

29 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Discovery Centre

Price: Free - booking required

11am - 12pm & 1 - 2pm

Join us this summer for behind the scenes tours of the Leeds Museums and Galleries collection store with over 1.3 million objects.

person holding twigs with leaves attached

Summer Holidays: Nature Workshops

29 August 2024

Venue: Leeds Industrial Museum

Price: Included in admission

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Get creative while you learn about the different plants and animals that live near the museum in our nature themed workshops.

bee on a yellow flower

Get Crafty in the Cloister

29 August 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Free/included in admission

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Get crafty and make a bee fan, a bat hat, or a butterfly wreath inspired by our summer urban nature trail.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

30 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

Child with sensory toys

Sensory Storytime

30 August 2024

Venue: Abbey House Museum

Price: FREE

10:30 am - 11:30 pm

Our Sensory Storytime at Abbey House Museum is for families with additional needs who want to take part in our summer holiday themed event.

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

31 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

The Viscounts Tour

31 August 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £5

11am & 2pm

Sir Henry Ingram's family owned Temple Newsam for nearly 300 years. Find out about the lives of the viscounts from European tours to home improvements.

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

31 August 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

people sitting at picnic tables in kirkstall abbey with market stalls in the background

Kirkstall Abbey Markets

31 August 2024 - 01 September 2024

Venue: Kirkstall Abbey

Price: Free

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Visit Kirkstall Abbey Markets to enjoy street food, drinks, arts & crafts stalls, ceramics and woodwork.

Artisan & Craft Markets

01 September 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Free/Included in admission

Times vary - please see event details.

Join us throughout the year for seasonal artisan and craft markets with local makers, producers, and creatives.

actors dressed in costume as peter pan, wendy, captain hook, and tinkerbell

Peter Pan

01 September 2024

Venue: Lotherton

Price: £14 - £17

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Get ready to fly off to Neverland this summer with a new production of Peter Pan from SISATA theatre company.

A stack of colourful fabric

Paint with Patchwork

02 September 2024

Venue: Abbey House Museum

Price: TBC

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us at Abbey House Museum to paint with patchwork as we take different fabrics to create a piece of art.

An embroidery hoop, pots of sequins, and cotton thread

Stitch Art

04 September 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Take a closer look at artworks in our collections and exhibitions and notice the textures, colours and shapes to help inspire your own textile art.

Keep Crafting

04 September 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come along to our monthly creative crafting session for adults with a different theme each time.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

06 September 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

Choir members at Leeds City Museum

Community Choir

06 September 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Join our monthly community choir at Leeds City Museum. Free, fun, and open to all.

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

07 September 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

Painting of John Smeaton

Smeaton at Temple Newsam Walk

07 September 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £8

11:00 am

Join this tour to search the grounds of Temple Newsam for remaining evidence of Smeaton’s unique pump and well system.

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

07 September 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

13 September 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

14 September 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

View from the roof of Temple Newsam House

Rooftop Experience

14 September 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £25

11am & 2pm

Explore Temple Newsam House and Estate as you’ve never seen them before with this unique rooftop experience tour.

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

14 September 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

View from the roof of Temple Newsam House

Rooftop Experience

15 September 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £25

2:00 pm

Explore Temple Newsam House and Estate as you’ve never seen them before with this unique rooftop experience tour.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

20 September 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

21 September 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

21 September 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

Volunteers of Leeds – Celebrating Diversity in Volunteering

23 September 2024 - 15 December 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

Artists Polly Chilcott and Farhad Abdulla have created a original artworks to showcase the different ways that volunteers transform our city.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

27 September 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

28 September 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

Myths Tour

28 September 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £5

11am & 2pm

Discover myths and legends reflected in the amazing furniture collection and interior design at Temple Newsam on this fascinating tour.

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

28 September 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

candles and heart shaped soaps

Abbey House Craft Fayre

28 - 29 September 2024

Venue: Abbey House Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Come along to Abbey House Museum's indoor craft fayre and support local Yorkshire-owned. Art, gifts, homeware and more!

An embroidery hoop, pots of sequins, and cotton thread

Stitch Art

02 October 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Take a closer look at artworks in our collections and exhibitions and notice the textures, colours and shapes to help inspire your own textile art.

Keep Crafting

02 October 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come along to our monthly creative crafting session for adults with a different theme each time.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

04 October 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

Choir members at Leeds City Museum

Community Choir

04 October 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Join our monthly community choir at Leeds City Museum. Free, fun, and open to all.

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

05 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

Ghosts of Temple Newsam Tour

05 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £5

11am & 2pm

Join this spine-tingling tour and discover ghostly goings on, terrifying tales, strange sightings, orbs, noises, and visions. You may even get a glimpse of the Blue Lady…

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

05 October 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

Ghosts of Temple Newsam Tour

06 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £5

11am & 2pm

Join this spine-tingling tour and discover ghostly goings on, terrifying tales, strange sightings, orbs, noises, and visions. You may even get a glimpse of the Blue Lady…

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

11 October 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

12 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

Ghosts of Temple Newsam Tour

12 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £5

11am & 2pm

Join this spine-tingling tour and discover ghostly goings on, terrifying tales, strange sightings, orbs, noises, and visions. You may even get a glimpse of the Blue Lady…

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

12 October 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

an orange and red mushroom on grass

Fungus Foray

12 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £8

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join this guided foraging walk for families and beginners looking at fungi around the Temple Newsam estate.

Autumn Open Day

13 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Pay As You Feel

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

On this special open day, you can explore Temple Newsam house and Farm and Pay As You Feel! There are activities for all the family too.

Two parents and two children smiling and holding a framed picture from the picture library

The Picture Library

17 - 20 October 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

Join us on the selection weekend to choose from hundreds of new original artworks to take away and hang up at home.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

18 October 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

19 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

Ghosts of Temple Newsam Tour

19 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £5

11am & 2pm

Join this spine-tingling tour and discover ghostly goings on, terrifying tales, strange sightings, orbs, noises, and visions. You may even get a glimpse of the Blue Lady…

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

19 October 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

Ghosts of Temple Newsam Tour

20 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £5

11am & 2pm

Join this spine-tingling tour and discover ghostly goings on, terrifying tales, strange sightings, orbs, noises, and visions. You may even get a glimpse of the Blue Lady…

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

25 October 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

26 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

26 October 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

Artisan & Craft Markets

27 October 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Free/Included in admission

Times vary - please see event details.

Join us throughout the year for seasonal artisan and craft markets with local makers, producers, and creatives.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

01 November 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

Choir members at Leeds City Museum

Community Choir

01 November 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Join our monthly community choir at Leeds City Museum. Free, fun, and open to all.

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

02 November 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

02 November 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

An embroidery hoop, pots of sequins, and cotton thread

Stitch Art

06 November 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Take a closer look at artworks in our collections and exhibitions and notice the textures, colours and shapes to help inspire your own textile art.

Keep Crafting

06 November 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come along to our monthly creative crafting session for adults with a different theme each time.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

08 November 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

09 November 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

09 November 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

15 November 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

16 November 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

16 November 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

22 November 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

23 November 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

23 November 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

Artisan & Craft Markets

24 November 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Free/Included in admission

Times vary - please see event details.

Join us throughout the year for seasonal artisan and craft markets with local makers, producers, and creatives.

People sitting on chairs and talking to eachother

Tea & Talk Club: Rail History of Leeds

27 November 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

On the last Wednesday of every month, our friendly Tea & Talk Club meets for an hour of sociable history in the grand surroundings of Temple Newsam House.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

29 November 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

30 November 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

30 November 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

candles and heart shaped soaps

Abbey House Craft Fayre

30 November 2024 - 01 December 2024

Venue: Abbey House Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Come along to Abbey House Museum's indoor craft fayre and support local Yorkshire-owned. Art, gifts, homeware and more!

An embroidery hoop, pots of sequins, and cotton thread

Stitch Art

04 December 2024

Venue: Leeds Art Gallery

Price: Free

10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Take a closer look at artworks in our collections and exhibitions and notice the textures, colours and shapes to help inspire your own textile art.

Keep Crafting

04 December 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come along to our monthly creative crafting session for adults with a different theme each time.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

06 December 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

Choir members at Leeds City Museum

Community Choir

06 December 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Join our monthly community choir at Leeds City Museum. Free, fun, and open to all.

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

07 December 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

07 December 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

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Tea & Talk Club: Temple Newsam Archaeology

11 December 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

On the last Wednesday of every month, our friendly Tea & Talk Club meets for an hour of sociable history in the grand surroundings of Temple Newsam House.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

13 December 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

14 December 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

14 December 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

craft materials

Tiny Tigers

20 December 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

10:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for fun, messy craft sessions for under 5s and their carers. Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers welcome!

people dancers wearing historical

Arbeau Dancers

21 December 2024

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: Included in admission

Please check with us first to confirm the group are performing.

Watch our Arbeau Dancers rehearse in the Picture Gallery of Temple Newsam, with a repertoire spanning 500 years of historic dance!

A child cutting paper with scissors

Rory’s Saturday Club

21 December 2024

Venue: Leeds City Museum

Price: Free

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Looking for something creative to do with kids in the city? Come down to Leeds City Museum for our craft sessions for families.

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