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Easter holidays 2019

Monday 8 April to Monday 22 April

Date and time Activity Location Cost Anything else

Saturday 6 April

11am to 3pm

Captain Cook Birthplace Museum opens for a brand new season! Visit the Avoid Exploring exhibition and much more Captain Cook Birthplace Museum

Museum admission applies or free with an Explorer Pass

Explorer Pass £10

 

Saturday 6 April

3pm & 7pm

Beauty and the Beast: The Easter Panto Spectacular!

Starring Basil Brush and Kerry Katona! 

Middlesbrough Theatre

Adults: £17.50

Children: £15.50

Family ticket: £60

 

Please note that tickets must be purchased for all children, including babies, due to fire regulations

www.middlesbroughtheatre.co.uk

Sunday 7 April

11am to 3pm

Captain Cook Birthplace Museum opens for a brand new season! Visit the Avoid Exploring exhibition and much more Captain Cook Birthplace Museum

Museum admission applies or free with an Explorer Pass

Explorer Pass £10

 
Monday 8 April to Friday 12 April

MTH Performing Arts Easter Holiday School

Learn, create and excel with our talented company at MTH Performing Arts

Middlesbrough Town Hall £70.00

Aimed at age 6 to 13 years

www.middlesbroughtownhall.co.uk

Tuesday 9 April

10am to 2pm

Albert Park does Teesside Rocks

Decorate a rock, leave a message and hide the rocks for others to find

Albert Park 50p per rock No need to book, just drop in

Tuesday 9 April

11am to 3pm

Learning the Ropes

Rope and string family crafts

Captain Cook Birthplace Museum £1 per person  

Tuesday 9 April

11am & 1pm

Storyteller

Join our storyteller for egg-citing Easter themed stories

Dorman Museum FREE No organised groups please

Wednesday 10 April

10am to 11am

We're Going on a Bear Hunt

Celebrate 30 years of the classic book at a special story and craft session. 

Grove Hill Community Hub

FREE but places must be booked.

Call 01642 822555 to book

Suitable for ages 3-8

Wednesday 10 April

12.30pm to 3pm

Stories from Around the World

Stories inspired by Captain James Cook and his voyages

Captain Cook Birthplace Museum Museum admission applies  

Wednesday 10 April

1pm to 3pm

Egg Cozies

Make and egg cozy as an Easter gift

Dorman Museum £1 per person No organised groups please

Thursday 11 April

11am to 3pm

Learning the Ropes

Rope and string family crafts

Captain Cook Birthplace Museum £1 per person  

Thursday 11 April

11am to 3pm

Board game bonanza

Board games in the Nelson Room

Dorman Museum FREE Drop in session, booking not required

Thursday 11 April

1pm to 3pm

Tennis: Beginner Level

Try some beginner level tennis with our coaches

Albert Park £3 per person

Suitable for 8 to 12 years

Advance booking required. Please pay at Albert Park Visitors Centre (cash only)

Thursday 11 April

4pm to 6pm

Easter Party

Farm yard animals, disco, magic show, face painting and more

North Ormesby Community Hub £1.50 per ticket Tickets available at the hub

Friday 12 April

11am to 3pm

Voyage Around the World with Captain Cook using Google Expeditions

Use virtual reality headsets to bring the places visited by Captain Cook and his crew to life

Captain Cook Birthplace Museum

Museum admission applies or free with an Explorer Pass

Explorer Pass £10

 

Friday 12 April

1pm to 3pm

Egg blowing and decorating

Easter themed crafts for kids

Dorman Museum £1 per person No organised groups please

Friday 12 April

2pm to 3pm

We're Going on a Bear Hunt

Celebrate 30 years of the classic book at a special story and craft session.

Acklam Library and Community Hub

FREE but places must be booked.

Call 01642 817810 to book

Suitable for ages 3-8

Saturday 13 April

11am & 2.30pm

The Sooty Show

Laugh out loud magic show

Middlesbrough Theatre

Adults: £12.50

Children: 11.50

Family ticket: £42

Please note that tickets must be purchased for all children, including babies, due to fire regulations

www.middlesbroughtheatre.co.uk

Monday 15 April to Friday 19 April

9am, 10am & 11am

Learn to Ride

Learn to ride your bike with Middlesbrough Parks staff. Take your own bike and helmet and be prepared to ride outside

Stewart Park £20 per person

VERY popular course, early booking highly recommended!

Call 01642 819808 and book your place

Monday 15 April

10am to 11am

We're Going on a Bear Hunt

Celebrate 30 years of the classic book at a special story and craft session. 

Thorntree Community Hub

FREE but places must be booked.

Call 01642 242332 to book

Suitable for ages 3-8

Monday 15 April

2pm to 3pm

We're Going on a Bear Hunt

Celebrate 30 years of the classic book at a special story and craft session. 

North Ormesby Community Hub

FREE but places must be booked.

Call 01642 243581 to book

Suitable for ages 3-8

Tuesday 16 April

10am & 11am

Bird Cake Making

Make some bird feeders to keep our feathered friends full this Easter holiday

Albert Park £1.50 per person Advance booking required. Please pay at Albert Park Visitors Centre (cash only)

Tuesday 16 April

11am to 3pm

Easter Eggsplorers

Blow and decorate an egg with an explorer theme

Captain Cook Birthplace Museum £1 per person  

Tuesday 16 April

11am & 1pm

Storyteller

Join our storyteller for egg-citing Easter themed stories

Dorman Museum FREE No organised groups please

Wednesday 17 April

1pm to 3pm

Mrs S's Make Do and Mend

Mrs S will be clearing out her cupboards - there's bound to be plenty of crafty items around!

Dorman Museum £1 per person No organised groups please

Wednesday 17 April

1.30pm to 3pm

Children's Yoga Club with Yoga Mike

Australian-themed yoga session

Captain Cook Birthplace Museum

£5.50 per child

Book via Dorman Museum website

Suitable for age 4-12

Accompanying adults to stay

Thursday 18 April

11am to 3pm

Bouncy Castle

Come and have a bounce on the bouncy castle!

Albert Park 50p for 5 mins Advance booking required. Please pay at Albert Park Visitors Centre (cash only)

Thursday 18 April

1pm to 3pm

Easter Eggsplorers

Blow and decorate an egg with an explorer theme

Captain Cook Birthplace Museum £1 per person  

Thursday 18 April

1.30pm to 3pm

Children's Yoga Club with Yoga Mike

Space-themed yoga session

Dorman Museum

£5.50 per child

Book via Dorman Museum website

Suitable for age 4-12

Accompanying adults to stay

Thursday 18 April

2pm to 3pm

We're Going on a Bear Hunt

Celebrate 30 years of the classic book at a special story and craft session. 

Marton Library and Community Hub

FREE but places must be booked.

Call 01642 300255 to book

Suitable for ages 3-8

Friday 19 April

10am to 3pm

Easter Trail

Attend our Easter trail and receive a chocolate treat at the end (while stocks last!)

Albert Park £1.50 per person Advance booking required. Please pay at Albert Park Visitors Centre (cash only)

Saturday 20 April

10.30am to 3.30pm

Play Day! 

A whole day of play for children and families with Fully Booked Theatre

Middlesbrough Town Hall FREE No need to book, just drop in

Other Activities

Albert Park 

  • Swan boats: 11am to 3pm (last ticket: 2.30pm)
  • Tennis: 9am to 5pm (last ticket: 4pm)
  • Roller skating: 9am to 5.45pm (last ticket: 4.45pm)
  • Fishing, table tennis, duck food, toys and refreshments can all be purchased from the Visitor Centre 

Museum Opening Times

Please note that the Dorman Museum and Captain Cook Birthplace Museum are closed on Good Friday (19 April) and Easter Monday (22 April)