Summerlee Museum | Events

Let's Go Summer 2022Let’s Go Summer 2022

Monday 4 July – Friday 12 August

Make sure your summer holidays are packed full of fun with Let’s Go Summer 2022! Join us at Summerlee Museum and other venues across North Lanarkshire for a full programme of activities that will keep the whole family entertained.

View the Let’s Go Summer 2022 programme.

Please note: On site parking is limited therefore we’d recommend planning to park elsewhere. Nearby parking can be found at the Time Capsule (ML5 1DL). Public transport can be found at Traveline Scotland.

 

Fair Monday

Monday 18 July, 10am – 4pm

Meet volunteers with the The Royal National Lifeboat Institution and learn more about the vital work done. Toy boats and outdoor games will be available to enjoy.

Please note: On site parking is limited therefore we’d recommend planning to park elsewhere. Nearby parking can be found at the Time Capsule (ML5 1DL). Public transport can be found at Traveline Scotland.

 

playday logoPlayday

Wednesday 3 August, 10am – 4pm

Come to Summerlee Museum to join in with Playday, the annual celebration of children and young people’s play. We’ll have playful activities from loads of special guest play pals, including the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, NHS and libraries; plus sports, arts and crafts and our own traditional street games. And it’s all free!

Please note: On site parking is limited therefore we’d recommend planning to park elsewhere. Nearby parking can be found at the Time Capsule (ML5 1DL). Public transport can be found at Traveline Scotland.

 

steam engine at Summerlee MuseumFriends of Summerlee Steam Fair

Wednesday 13 & Thursday 14 August, 10am – 4pm

With a range of miniature steam engines on display, the Steam Fair is a lovely opportunity to see and learn more about these traditional engines. Miniature steam train rides too!

Please note: On site parking is limited therefore we’d recommend planning to park elsewhere. Nearby parking can be found at the Time Capsule (ML5 1DL). Public transport can be found at Traveline Scotland.

 

Bookbug

Bookbug

Every Friday, 10.30am

Discover the benefits of sharing stories, songs and rhymes with babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers to give them the best start in life.

Join us for weekly Bookbug sessions at 10.30am every Friday.

These are drop-in sessions so no need to book in advance.

 

 

 

Compton Cinema Organ

Hear the Mighty Compton Cinema Organ 

Live music on the Compton Cinema Organ

FREE

Hear the mighty Compton Cinema Organ played by multi-award winning musician Aaron Hawthorn. The power of the organ means you can listen while enjoying lunch in the café.

Please note, these are promenade performances, not seated.

 


There’s so much to do and see, when you take a trip to Summerlee.

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