October Half Term

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October Half Term Fun in Truro 

Truro Cathedral

Free Childrens activities during half term. A different craft activity everyday from 11am - 14.00

  • Monday 22nd Finger Paint Trees
  • Tuesday 23rd Rainbow Decorations 
  • Wednesday 24th Leaf Art

There will also be a Teddy Bear spotter trail operating from 11.00 - 15.00, Monday - Wednesday. There will also be trails to pick up throughout the holidays. 

Activities are FREE but donations welcome. 

Royal Cornwall Museum, River Street 

Monday 22nd October - Friday 26th October 

  • 22nd - Messy Monday Art &  Craft fun for over 5yr olds and older - Free event 11am - 3.00pm 
  • 22-26th - Positively Pre Historic Pranks at the Royal Cornwall Museum - Free hands on History hub and take activities 10am - 1.00pm daily.  FREE for 16 under, admission fees apply for adults. 
  • 23rd - Kiwi Screen Printing Workshops  - You will create a colourful set of prints to take home. All materials provided . 10.00 - 12.00 Noon 8 - 14 years old, 12.30 - 2.00pm 8 - 14 years old, 2.30pm - 4.30pm 14 years / Adults. Booking required £17.50 per person 01872 272205
  • 28th at 5pm - The Dinosaur Detectives - Clydebuilt theatre.  This performance follows the fascinating journey of discovery, fun and conflict surrounding the first fossil finds of Mary Anning, William Buckland and Gideon Mantell, who discovered the first dinosaur bones!  Adults £6, children £5 book advance booking recommended.  

Shelter Box Visitor Centre 

Monday 22nd October - Saturday 27th October 10am - 4pm 

Experience what its like to leave your home in a disaster - Experience our virtual reality disaster challenge, watch a short VR video about a disaster before racing the clock to pack an emergency disaster box.

Admission is FREE 

Old Bakery Studios

24th at 2.30pm and 25th October at 7.30pm

Sergent Stubby an unlikey hero - The incredible true story of a dog and his boy.

8+ film Created by Cornwall's answer to Disney Pixar, Fun Academy Studios.

Truro Arts

Halloween Haunted Houses kids workshop for ages 6+ -£11, booking essential

Come along and build the haunted house of your nightmares in this spooky junk modelling workshop.

Truro Arts Company provide the materials and you provide the ghoulish imagination!