Chinese New Year at Glasgow Museums

It's Chinese New Year and for 2020 it's the Year of the Rat! Glasgow museums have a whole programme of family events planned to celebrate!

Chinese New Year at Glasgow Museums

About Chinese New Year at Glasgow Museums

Kelvin Hall and Riverside Museum's annual fun-filled family-friendly celebration of Chinese New Year with Ricefield Arts. Drop in to celebrate the Year of the Rat.

Riverside Museum Activities:
- 12-4pm, drop-in, Free
Dress-up in traditional Chinese costume
Make your own paper lantern
Find your Chinese Zodiac animal
- 12.30pm, 1pm & 1.30pm, book on the day, Free
Storytelling (spaces limited)
- 2pm, drop-in, Free
Lion dance performance

Kelvin Hall Activities:
Come along for a fun afternoon of interactive traditional Chinese indoor games and outdoor games for families. Join Ricefield Arts in making your own Mackintosh inspired paper lanterns, get yourself a free calligraphy tattoo, and don’t forget to make a wish at the wishing tree!

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Chinese New Year at Glasgow Museums are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment. All information (whether in text or photographs) is given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.

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