27-31 Oct 2021 10.00-18.00
Play together at BALTIC Family Days this October Half Term. Enjoy five free days of play, suitable for families of all ages and abilities.
Take part in creative workshops, fun activities and family tours. No booking needed. Bring your family and friends and get ready to play! Explore the timetable of free activities below.
Wednesday to Sunday 10am-6pm
Explore the world through imaginative play at Toddler Time, taking place in Front Room.
Have fun in Learning Lounge on Level 2, with games, toys, books and creative activities.
Borrow a hula hoop and have a spin and a twirl at Hula Time on Level 1.
Chill out in the Sensory Room on Level 2, a quiet space with sensory toys, projections and lights.
Enjoy a free hot drink or squash with snacks in Front Room on the Ground Floor. Relax here after a day of play!
Wednesday, Thursday & Friday
Join a Wonder & Wander tour at 10.30am & 11.30am, where your toddler can play with materials, movement and sound. Wonder & Wander tours are delivered in collaboration with Chalk.
Get creative in a Meet & Make workshop about games, costumes or food. Make something to take home with the help of an artist. Drop-in to sessions at 11am-1pm & 2-4pm, taking place on Level 1.
Saturday & Sunday
Join a Meet & Make workshop and create something to take home. Drop-in between 2pm-4pm on Level 1.
On Saturday join characters String & Strong for a pop-up gameathon with music, games and creativity, happening around the building 11am-4pm.
Useful tips for your visit
Access: BALTIC has step-free access. There is a Buggy Park available throughout Family Days. Find out more about BALTIC’s accessibility here.
Baby Change & Toilets: There are toilets and baby change facilities throughout the building, with free nappies and wipes available on request, just ask a member of BALTIC Crew.
BALTIC Front Room: You can bring your own packed lunch to BALTIC Family Days and eat it our Front Room, located on the Ground Floor. You can enjoy free hot drinks, squash and snacks here too, donations welcome.
Feeding: BALTIC is breast and bottle feeding friendly, you can feed your baby wherever you like on your visit.
Lockers: Lockers are available to use on the Ground Floor to store items during your visit. Lockers require a £1 coin to operate.
Opening times: BALTIC Family Days activities will run Wednesday 27 – Sunday 31 October 10am-6pm.
Getting to BALTIC: BALTIC is easily accessible by bus, Metro, car or on foot. For more information and directions see here.