Feature:Activities for Children and Young People

People of all Ages and Stages
Whether you are looking for events to entertain and inspire youngsters or you yourself are young at heart…………… Architecture Week is full of delights for everyone.

Children and young people are vital in shaping the architecture of the future and Architecture Week in the East Midlands has activities that will inspire and enthuse, opening young eyes to the built environment.


Image 1 



Would you like to CREATE your own fairy houses and costumes in the shade of living willow pods on the Ripley Greenway? Then come along to Ripley in Derbyshire …


Image 3 



How about BUILDING a large woven structure around yourself at Charnwood Museum in Leicestershire? Inspired by nests, an artist will guide you as you create a contemporary structure within the natural landscape. Weave, play, climb and explore as you intertwine your structure into tree trunks and foliage.


Image 2 



Calling all children in Corby (Northamptonshire) come down and work with an artist to TRANSFORM the town centre into a new place.

Fancy MAKING a den? Use cane, tape, binding and tons of other materials and drop into Angel Row Gallery in Nottingham and let your imagination run free.

Be inspired by your surroundings….Explore…..Learn….Imagine….. in the East Midlands.