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Children and families


Goole Museum has a number of interactive exhibits including:

  • Activities illustrating shipping and life on the docks;
  • Activities illustrating aspects of home life in the town.

There are also:

  • Wildlife stamps and ‘nature trail’ around the gallery;
  • Four ‘exploradrawers’ with weird and wonderful objects to guess at;
  • A toy box and floor jigsaw;
  • An activity table with colouring sheets.

Children’s information sheets are also available free of charge in the temporary exhibition gallery.


Some of the workshops run by Goole Museum may be family-friendly. Visit the Goole Museum events page to check these out.

Alternatively, for an overview of the forthcoming events that are suitable for children and families at all sites visit the forthcoming events page and select 'Events Children and families' as the category.

You can also search, book and pay for events online.


Children and families at content page size
Using the toy discovery basket
One of the interactives
One of the interactives