Events across Dudley Museums Service


Youngsters and adults can enjoy a huge range of activities at Dudley Museums Service in 2019.

Full details of dates, times, venues, suggested ages for activities and cost (if applicable) are available to download from

Adult Crafts 

Aimed at people who enjoy chatting and making, no previous skills required. Come along, have a go and have a cuppa. Come and try it; we promise you’ll want to come back Please pre-book.

Book Club

Due to the popularity of our reading group at Dudley Museum, we are now offering visitors to the Cone a chance to read a book and discuss over a cuppa. Books are available to borrow free of charge from Dudley Library Service.

Creative Crafting

Are you aged 8 years or over? Fancy learning a new craft? Come along with your family and be creative together.

Creative Glass.

Experience the pleasure of creating a unique piece of fused glass. A different theme each month.

Diddy Dinos. Pre-school

Story, sensory play and fun in our popular under 4’s stay and play session. Suitable for ages 12 months – 4 years. The session is designed for babies, toddlers and their carers to interact and play.

Easter Hunt

A safe, fun family event. Decorate a goody bag and hunt around the Cone for Easter related treats.

Family Days

Enjoy the museum, have a go at our themed trail, try crafts and other activities all in one family friendly venue. Drop in anytime between 10.30am and 2.30pm and allow at least an hour.

Fossil Finds

Have you discovered a fossil or a rock? Do you want to know more about your discovery? Pop into our new Fossil ID sessions.

Glass fusion. For ages 5+

Working in our glass fusing studio, make lovely glass treasures. Sessions last about 30 minutes and need to be booked in advance.

Reading on the Rocks

A chance to read a book and then share your opinion with new friends over a cuppa. Books are available to borrow from Dudley Library Service.

Sticky Saturday

Kids can have a go at being messy and sticky…and we do the tidying up! Quick, simple crafts to make and take home with you.  Drop in at any time but allow 30 minutes.

Treasures of the Museum

Find out more about the history and origins of Dudley Museums and our collections. A short talk highlighting some of our chosen treasures. A different treasure each month.


A relaxed talk with opportunities to interact. Discover the amazing world of geology.

Youth Arts and Craft Market

A great way to showcase the talents of local young people. Be surprised by the skills on display and quality of work. Support your local, young entrepreneurs.