About the event
Monday 17 to Friday 21 February 2020
10am to 4.30pm
Listen to fascinating stories performed by our costumed actor. Learn about the California gold rush, and how someone once found a way into our gold vaults! You can also pick up our real 13kg gold bar and make a gold bar shaped money box to take home.
What you need to know
This activity is free.
It is for children and their families. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.
Places are limited, so get here in good time to avoid disappointment. Collect a free ticket from our information desk when you arrive.
Storytelling sessions last about 20 minutes. They begin at:
We have limited space for storing buggies and pushchairs. You may need to take them with you as you go round the museum.