Gainsborough's House

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Gainsborough's House is a museum and art gallery at the birthplace of artist Thomas Gainsborough.  Children participating in the following activities will be able to earn stamps in their Passport to Learning.

Tom's Tuesdays
During half terms and holidays there are family drop-in activities every Tuesday between 10 am and 1 pm.  Children have the opportunity to experience activities involving printmaking, painting, drawing, designing, experimenting and exploring.  

Cost 2 per child and 3 per adult (includes admission to all Gainsborough House galleries)
Children must be accompanied by an adult

Earn a 1.5 hour stamp in your Passport

Saturday Art Club
Vibrant art clubs for members aged 7-12 run by experienced tutors and professional artists.  Experience a wide variety of art techniques and media including painting, collage, printmaking and 3D.  Explore the work of famous artists and their working practices.

Cost 7.50 per session

Earn a 2 hour stamp in your Passport to Learning

Gainsborough's House Travelling Camera Obscura
Visit a countryside site near you and explore the world inside a camera.  Experiment with light and get creative.  visit our website or pick up a leaflet to find out where the camera Obscura will be appearing this year.  Costs vary acccording to to the site.

Earn a 1 hour stamp in your Passport to Learning.