Free spooky-themed crafts and activities around the museum are on offer from Monday 24 to Thursday 27 October between 11am and 3pm.
The school holiday week will end with a fun-filled Halloween party on Friday 28 October between 11am—3pm when there will be games, music, face painting and a chance to meet some owls in the museum gardens. No booking is required and admission to the party is £1.50 for children over the age of one. Free admission for adults (16 and over) and babies.
Councillor Mike Wallis, Erewash Borough Council’s Lead Member for Culture and Leisure, says:
“This will be a spooktacular week with lots of hair-raising Halloween fun, so get your broomsticks into gear and head down to our museum!”
Erewash Museum is in Ilkeston town centre, a short walk from the Market Place. Opening hours are Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10am-4pm, and Monday to Saturday during school holidays. Admission is free. Contact 0115 907 1141, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Facebook page /erewashmuseum