February Half Term Football Fun at Reading Museum

Why not pop into the Museum this February Half Term? Enjoy a great range of trails and family activities to make at home Saturday 19th February – Saturday 26th February. Including special Monday opening!  

The Big Football Hunt at Reading Museum

We have hidden colourful footballs all around the museum, can you find them all? Hunt around the galleries and then return to the reception desk to claim your prize and take your trail home to colour in! Even our youngest visitors can enjoy this trail.

Families, £1 per trail (book your trail online here)


Bertie the Badger’s Football Nickname Trail (and Craft Pack!)

Search around the galleries for letters with our mascot Bertie the Badger, and learn lots of football club nicknames along the way.Then unscramble the letters to reveal a football themed phrase! Don’t forget to collect your Football Fun Craft pack to take away and make at home.

Families, £2.50 per trail/pack (book your trail and craft pack online here)




Arts and Crafts to try at home

We stock a range of unique arts and crafts packs in the Reading Museum shop and online shop for children to enjoy making at home!  For more details and to purchase a pack

Abbey 900 Trail & Fun Pack

Abbey 900 Cress Heads Trail & Craft Pack

Bee Happy! Craft Pack

The Study of Drawing Art Pack

Roman Mosaic Craft Pack

Oh Beautiful World! Art Pack

Dragon Challenge Craft Pack

For more free, downloadable resources, take a look at our resources page or explore our Virtual Fun resources!


The Reading Museum Gift Shop

If you're looking for treats, books and gifts celebrating local history, then there's no better place than the Reading Museum gift shop!

Take a look!