Small Stories: At Home in a Dolls' House
Weston Park Museum
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Mini people and their mini houses through the ages.Visit site
Head up to Weston Park this summer to explore the fascinating stories behind some of the country's best-loved dolls’ houses.
On tour from London's V&A Museum of Childhood, Small Stories will take you on a journey through the history of the home through twelve intricately crafted dolls’ houses spanning over 300 years. Marriages, parties, politics and crime play out in country mansions, suburban villas, newly-built council estates and high-rise apartments, as each house is brought to life by the characters that live and work there.
Small Stories Family Fun Day
5 August, 11am-4pm, free
Discovery Day – The House that YOU Built!
8, 9 & 10 August, 1-4pm, free (£1 suggested donation)
Discovery Day – Tiny Things for Tiny Homes
15 August, 1-4pm, free (£1 suggested donation)
Summer School – Small Stories
22-24 August, 10:30am-3pm, £45, book in advance: 0114 278 2655 / [email protected]
A three-day summer school giving children aged 8 to 12 chance to create their own miniature marvel.