This half-term, drop in to The Bluecoat with the family for a spooky Halloween treat, get creative with new activity packs and explore free exhibitions, where friendly staff will be on hand to help.

The Bluecoat will be open Wed 27 Oct – Sun 31 Oct, 11am – 5pm during half-term.

Halloween Special Offer

Kids dressed in Halloween costumes will receive a free hot chocolate and spooky cake! Available during half term, from Wed 27 Oct – Sun 31 Oct.

Children & Family Corner

Our dedicated children’s area is full of a variety of books exploring Black History Month. Let the little ones play with a new magnetic busy board, specially commissioned by the artists Playset. Pick up a free activity pack while you’re here for some creative fun.

In the gallery

Throughout the Autumn the Bluecoat is host to three new exhibitions exploring identity in the 21st Century by artists Deborah Roberts, Rosa-Johan Uddoh and Sumuyya Khader. Click here to find out more about the shows.

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