What’s on for Families at the People’s Palace

The People’s Palace holds a fantastic programme of activities for all the family to enjoy throughout the year!

When, Where & How Much...

Next Date: 25 February 2017
Future Dates: 26 February 2017
01 January 1970
Time(s): 1.30pm - 4pm, drop in.
Where: Peoples Palace and Winter Gardens, Glasgow City Centre
Price: This is a free event

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What’s on for Families at the People’s Palace
About What’s on for Families at the People’s Palace

Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th January: Caricature Calendars
Bring in 2017 by creating a calendar inspired by your favourite person, part of our Fizzers® 10 years of Caricatures exhibition.

Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th January: Snappy Faces
Inspired by our Fizzers® 10 Years of Caricature exhibition, make some snappy real life Snapchat filters and give your selfies an extra dimension!

Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd January: Flip a Faces
Part of our Fizzers® 10 Years of Caricature exhibition, we are ending the first month of 2017 by creating a hilarious book of different faces exploring different facial expressions.

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th January: Chinese New Year
To celebrate the Chinese New Year, we will be making Willow pattern inspired Chinese hand drums!

Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th February: Snappy Faces
Inspired by our Fizzers® 10 Years of Caricature exhibition, make some snappy real life Snapchat filters and give your selfies an extra dimension!

Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th February: Valentine Faces
Draw a caricature of the person you love the most and make it into a gorgeous Valentine's card to give to them! Part of our Fizzers® 10 Years of Caricature exhibition.

Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th February: Talking Paper Puppets
Take inspiration from our Fizzers® 10 Years of Caricature exhibition and drop in to make a spooky ventriloquist style caricature, complete with moving mouth!

Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th February: Talking Paper Puppets
Take inspiration from our Fizzers® 10 Years of Caricature exhibition and drop in to make a spooky ventriloquist style caricature, complete with moving mouth!


Explore our creative programme of activities for all the family!


Glasgow Museums welcomes families and children of all ages and all our venues are FREE to visit.

Our displays and exhibitions are designed with families in mind, so you’ll always find something interesting to explore when you visit. This event lists activities for families with children up to 12 years old.
They are FREE unless otherwise stated.

The activities listed here are for family groups and children. If you would like to arrange a visit for an organized group, please contact the individual museum in advance.

Additional Dates: 26 February 2017

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for What’s on for Families at the People’s Palace are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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