To celebrate the opening of a brand new visitor centre at HMS Caroline, Saturday March 24 sees the launch of the Dockside Festival which brings together live entertainers, film screenings and arts and crafts events for a fun-filled family programme.
Themed around ‘Blucher the Rabbit’ (who lived on board with the crew during the First World War), a range of exciting arts and crafts events will be running across the Easter Weekend.
Arts and Crafts activities running Friday March 30 to Tuesday April 2. Opens daily 10am – 5pm.
Friday March 30 & Saturday March 31
Drop in and make your own Pom Pom Bunny with Woolly Workshops, and enjoy the fun at our Punch and Judy shows. Also, catch ‘Sailor Dan’ as he roams the ship singing sea shanties.
Sunday April 1 & Monday April 2
Make your own ‘Blucher the Bunny’ headdress with our crafts team, and enjoy a storytelling session with Captain the Puppet. Also, catch ‘Sailor Dan’ as he roams the ship singing sea shanties.
Tuesday 3rd April
Make your own ‘Blucher the Bunny’ headdress with our crafts team, and sit in for a storytelling session with Captain the Puppet.
Ongoing: Be immersed in life aboard this unique First World War-era naval cruiser, explore impressively restored cabins and experience an array of interactive exhibits. Also enjoy a self-facilitated craft activity as well as a ‘Blucher’ Easter Bunny Trail.
Family tickets start at £15.50 (incl. Gift Aid). Purchase Tickets Visit www.hmscaroline.co.uk to book online and save up to 20%. Tickets are also available to purchase on the day.