Half Term Curiosities Featuring the Crochet Brothers

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Drop in for a day full of FREE fun activities and curiosities. Get crafty as you make your own giant moustaches and beards with tempting textiles and try different techniques including knitting, weaving and rag-rug making. Dressed in your disguise, follow the Curiosities Trail to uncover the strange stories of our museum treasures and claim a prize badge.

You just might meet 'The Crochet Brothers' - L Prang and Boston - with their crochet beards and timeless vintage clothing. Accompanied by live music and their infamous three wheeler trike, they have stories to tell! So come closer, listen in and take a look inside the curiosity machine; you never know what or who you might find.

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Mowbray Park in Sunderland city centre is one of the oldest parks in the North East. Restored to its former Victorian splendour, it has an intriguing array of art works.

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