Christmas magic & dreams at the Roald Dahl Museum

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4:00pm, 16th November
George, Matilda, Museum, The BFG
Christmas at the Roald Dahl Museum - Magic and Dreams

Find out about the magical events taking place at the Museum this Christmas

Join in with a sprinkling of Roald Dahl’s magic and dreams at the Roald Dahl Museum over the Christmas holidays. 

Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.

Roald Dahl Billy and the Minpins

Magic and dreams feature in many of Roald Dahl’s stories. There are the BFG’s dream bottles, Matilda’s magic powers and George’s Marvellous Medicine. Why not construct your own magical creations inspired by these stories at the Museum this Christmas?

Family workshop and activities

Looking for a family activity? Adults are welcome to book on to the workshops too! 

What's on at the Roald Dahl Museum this December

Dahl-iciously Dreamy Pillowcases
Sunday 3 December

Discover Dahl's Archives
Saturday 9 December

Chiddlers' Hour Christmas Special
Friday 15 December

Make a Magical Concoction
Sunday 17 December

Dahl-iciously Dreamy Pillowcases
Wednesday 27 December

Transforming Tortoises
Thursday 28 December

Matilda's Magical Eyes
Friday 29 December

Dahl-ightful Dream Catchers
Saturday 30 December

Magic and Fun with Auntie Julie
Sunday 31 December

Take a look at our What's On page for times, prices and booking details.

Or book Roald Dahl Museum entry and workshops now!

If Roald Dahl workshops aren't your thing, don't miss everything else a Museum visit offers:

Explore the Roald Dahl Museum galleries

Find out some fascinating facts about Roald Dahl's life and writing and explore over 40 hands-on activities. Dress up like a fighter pilot, peek into Roald Dahl's Writing Hut, make a stop-frame animation, or head to the craft room for drop-in crafts. 

Quentin Blake exhibition 

While your visiting don't miss the new Quentin Blake exhibition featuring illustrations for the new edition of Billy and the Minpins, alongside extracts from Roald Dahl's manuscripts.

Take a look at our Christmas opening dates and times

Museum workshops