Visit Halesworth and District Museum as part of Suffolk Museums Summer in Suffolk. We have three activities plus the Malt Trail for families to follow as well as the Malt Experience in the New Cut. There is also a Town Trail for families to explore the core of old Halesworth
Summer 2018 Pirate Trail
There are seven Pirates guarding treasures in the Museum. Try to find them and answer some questions about their treasures. When you have found the pirates you can get some Gold Pieces from the Treasure Chest.
We have a Fossil Table where you can look at fossils and find out about them. You can also make a model ammonite to take away. There is also a handling tray with many fossils for you to hold.
We have a Brass Rubbing base with some small replica brasses and some other items for you to practice on.
Malt Trail and the Malt Experience*
Explore the town by following the Malt Trail leaflet and visit the Cut Arts Centre, just down the road, to see the Malt Experience.
The Town Trail*
There is a long established Town Trail which takes you round the core of Halesworth
* There are leaflets for both trails in the Museum
Looking for fun and adventure this summer?
Why not pack a picnic and join in the fun with Suffolk Museums!
Throughout the summer holidays museums across the county will offer a jam-packed line-up of exciting events, activities, workshops and trails for the whole family to enjoy. Most museums and activities are either low-cost or totally free. Many sites also offer free parking and refreshments or a chance to unwind with a family picnic in the sun.