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Children's Activity Event, Wed 1 Aug 2018, free entry

Quentin Blake Day!

Quentin Blake Day!


Wakefield Castles & Museums Team

01924 302700


Wakefield One,
Burton Street,

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Quentin Blake is most famous for illustrating the books of Roald Dahl.

Join the museum team as they celebrate their new Quentin Blake exhibition with a fun filled day of activities inspired by Roald Dahl's stories and Quentin Blake's illustrations.

The exhibition includes some fun hands-on activities; look out for family sessions with a special Roald Dahl theme at Wakefield Museum and Wakefield Library throughout Summer.

The British Library exhibition generously supported by Quentin Blake and Arts Council England. This exhibition will run from 14 July 2018 to 5 January 2019.

You can visit the exhibition at these times during the week:
Monday & Tuesday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Wednesday & Thursday: 9.00am – 7.00pm
Friday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Saturday: 9.00am – 4.00pm

Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 1 Aug 2018 10:00 to 15:00


Free entry



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Map reference: SE 330209  Lat: 53.68351 Long: -1.50182

By Road:
Follow signs for Wakefield City Centre. Located behind Wakefield's County Hall.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups