Arts & Craft Workshop

Wed, 13 August 2014

As part of St Albans Cathedral's First World War commemorations in the centenary year, young visitors are invited to join the Education Centre over the summer holidays for these specialist workshops to learn more about this important event. Each workshop will have a topical focus with an arts and crafts basis, and lasts for 2 hours.

Wednesday 20th August

Workshops at 10.30 & 13.30, lasting 2 hours.

Despite the misery of fighting in the First World War, many soldiers were inspired to use everyday items found in the trenches to create amazing pieces of art. These items became known as ‘Trench Art’ and, inspired by real examples, children will have the chance to create a piece of artwork for themselves.

Suitable for ages 7-11. Located in the Cathedral Crypt..

Places are limited and early booking is advised. 

Places can be booked via the Cathedral Box Office online, via telephone 01727 890290, or in the Cathedral Gift Shop.

Please Note: Tickets may print stating 'Paper Making Workshop' at the bottom. This is a system error, and your ticket is still valid.

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