May 2018

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Billy and the Minpins Exhibition

Thursday 7th September to Sunday 3 June 2018
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

An exhibition of Quentin Blake’s new illustrations for Roald Dahl’s last book, Billy and the Minpins

Chiddlers’ hour: James and the Giant Peach

Friday 4th May
10.30am to 11.30am
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Splendiferous sessions for toddlers aged 0 to 3 years

Flight-tastic maps

Saturday 5th May
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make an artistic aerial view

Discover Dahl’s archives

Saturday 5th May
12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Join our Collections team to take a peek at rarely seen treasures from the archive

Fantabulous Flying Scarf

Sunday 6th May
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Design your own emblem to print onto a scarf to take home.

Crackling Clay Gremlins

Monday 7th May
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a clay pot inspired by Roald Dahl's The Gremlins

Chiddlers’ hour: The BFG

Friday 11th May
10.30am to 11.30am
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Splendiferous sessions for toddlers aged 0 to 3 years

Science of the Sky

Saturday 12th May
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Try out experiments that lift, float, fly and fizz

Chiddlers’ hour: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Friday 18th May10.30am to 11.30am
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Splendiferous sessions for toddlers aged 0 to 3 years

Whirlgig Whifflebirds

Sunday 20th May
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a mobile of feathered friends

Chiddlers’ hour: The Enormous Crocodile and The Twits

Friday 25th May
10.30am to 11.30am
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden

Splendiferous sessions for toddlers aged 0 to 3 years

Clay Cockatootloos

Saturday 26th May
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a clay bird, inspired by the birds in Roald Dahl’s books.

Propsposterous Flying Thingalingalings

Sunday 27th May
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Junk modelling workshop inspired by flying things in Roald Dahl's books.

Flying in the Words of Roald Dahl

Monday 28th May
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Sensory drama workshop inspired by Roald Dahl's life and books.

Whirlgig Whifflebirds

Tuesday 29th May
11.30am, 12.30pm,2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Make a mobile of feathered friends

Guided Countryside Trails

Tuesday 29th May
11.30am and 2.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Explore the countryside that inspired Roald Dahl.

Franklin’s Flying Bookshop with Jen Campbell

Wednesday 30th May
12.00pm, 1.30pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Join bestselling author Jen Campbell for a storytelling and drawing session

Propsposterous Flying Thingalingalings

Thursday 31st May
11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Junk modelling workshop inspired by flying things in Roald Dahl's books.

Discover Dahl’s archives

Thursday 31st May
12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm
The Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

A behind-the-scenes peek at our archive store, which houses Roald Dahl’s unique collection of original letters and manuscripts