image for Workshop/Course item typeHave a Dabble - Gold Leaf Illuminated Letters at Pontefract Castle

Workshop/Course, Thu 12 Jul 2018

Gold Leaf

Gold Leaf

Contact

Wakefield Museums and Castles

01924 302700

Address

Castle Chain,
Pontefract,
West Yorkshire,
WF8 1QH

Events at this Venue

Details

Be inspired by the lovely new Arts and Crafts Visitor Centre to have a dabble in the art of illuminated letters.

In this workshop, use gold leaf to embellish an initial of your choice and discover the origins and development of this beautiful craft.

Light refreshments included.

Session takes place in the castle's Activity Zone.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Disabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 12 Jul 2018 18:00 to 19:30

Prices

£6. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/have-a-dabble-arts-and-crafts-gold-leaf-illuminated-letters-thursday-12-july-adults-16-tickets-43230683137

Location

Directions

See location of Pontefract Castle on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 460222  Lat: 53.69421 Long: -1.30481

By Road:
M62 jct32
Continue onto Park Road (A639)
Turn left onto Southgate (A645)

For car parking:
Turn left onto North Baileygate. Car park located off Beech Hill. WF8 2JF

Disabled car-parking spaces are available at the Castle gates (approach via Spink Lane or Micklegate).

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Monkhill/Baghill Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Pontefract Bus Station

Walk from Pontefract town centre via Horsefair, Micklegate and Castle Chain.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Pontefract, Monkhill station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Disabled accessDisabled access