St Barbe Museum & Art Gallery

Open 10am - 4pm
Monday to Sunday

01590 676969

MY Museum Children's Club (MC2)

MY Museum Children's Club (MC2)

Starts: December 16 - 11:00am
Ends: December 16 - 12:00pm

This months MC2 speaker is Gregg Young, member of the Southampton Beekeeper Association

A lot of work goes into one jar of Honey… “ A Busy bee might visit as many as 2000 flowers in a working day”

A little Honeybee will fly 500 miles in a lifetime – that’s like going from Lymington to Edinburgh. Come along to see and hear how the Honeybee lives.

Find out all about how to join in here


New Forest Wildlife - Children's Photography Competition

New Forest Wildlife - Children's Photography Competition

Starts: December 23 - 10:00am
Ends: January 25 - 4:00pm

10am-4pm | DROP-IN FREE
Take part in our photography competition and let everybody see
what a great wildlife picture you have taken! Every child (6-15) can take part in the competition with 1 picture each.


Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Starts: December 27 - 11:00am
Ends: December 27 - 3:00pm

Wonderful winter themed crafts for all the family.
Included with admission or £3 per child without admission.
Children must be accompanied. No booking necessary.


Birdwatching tour of Normandy Marsh

Birdwatching tour of Normandy Marsh

Starts: January 20 - 10:00am
Ends: January 20 - 1:00pm

Meet Nature Reserve Manager Pete at Normandy Farm for a
birdwatching tour of the Marsh. Please wear dark clothing and
sturdy footwear, bring waterproofs and don’t forget your binoculars!
Suitable for all ages.
10am-1pm | Limited places available | £5 per person

Book your place with Rosalyn Goulding 01590 676969


New Forest Wildlife - Children's Photography Competition Display

New Forest Wildlife - Children's Photography Competition Display

Starts: January 28 - 10:00am
Ends: February 8 - 4:00pm

Photographs taken as part of our wildlife photography competition will be displayed in the McCarthy Roon for everybody to admire. FREE ACCESS.
(During weekdays the room is used for meetings: please pre-book your visit on 01590 676969 or just drop in at weekends.)


Birdwatching tour of Normandy Marsh

Birdwatching tour of Normandy Marsh

Starts: February 3 - 10:00am
Ends: February 3 - 1:00pm

Meet Nature Reserve Manager Pete Durnell at Normandy Farm for a
birdwatching tour of the Marsh. Please wear dark clothing and
sturdy footwear, bring waterproofs and don’t forget your binoculars!
Suitable for all ages.
10am-1pm | Limited places available | £5 per person

Book your place with Rosalyn Goulding 01590 676969


Children's Wildlife Photography Trail

Children's Wildlife Photography Trail

Starts: February 16 - 10:00am
Ends: February 22 - 4:00pm

Come and play our ‘Wildlife Find and Match’ game – build nature
puzzles inspired by our wildlife exhibition and use your phone to take a selfie with our special guests, popping straight out from the exhibition… careful, some may bite!

10am-4pm |WITH ADMISSION


MY Museum Children's Club (MC2)

MY Museum Children's Club (MC2)

Starts: February 17 - 11:00am
Ends: February 17 - 12:00pm

CHILDREN’S PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS
New Forest Wildlife Children’s Photography Competition –
Award Ceremony at the MC2 Club at St Barbe Museum. Three
participants in the competition will be presenting their work and receiving prizes. Others who entered will receive a certificate. MC2 takes place on the third Sunday each
month.
11am-12pm | PREBOOKED £2.50


Welcome Spring!

Welcome Spring!

Starts: March 23 - 2:30pm
Ends: March 23 - 4:00pm

Art and craft activities to welcome Spring in the museum and to
help prepare our window display.
2.30pm–4pm | PREBOOKED £3

Please call Paola Palma to book your place 01590 676969