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Children's Activity Event, Tue 28 Aug 2018, free entry

Family Drop in: Princess Mary Gift Tin

Family Drop in: Princess Mary Gift Tin

Contact

Info:

01535 618231

Address

Spring Gardens Lane,
Keighley,
BD20 6LH

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Details

In October 1914, King George's 17 year old daughter Princess Mary launched the Christmas Gift Fund. The purpose was to provide every sailor and soldier fighting in the First World War with a gift from the nation on Christmas day 1914.

We are giving you the chance to make your own cardboard replica of the Princess Mary Gift Tin. What would you send to a sailor or soldier during the First World War?

All materials will be provided free of charge.

Donation boxes can be found throughout the museum and your contributions are always welcomed.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsGift shopPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 28 Aug 2018

Prices

Free entry

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    Location

    Directions

    See location of Cliffe Castle Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: SE 056422  Lat: 53.87660 Long: -1.91622

    Cliffe Castle lies in a park on the outskirts of Keighley off the A629 Skipton Road. Approximately 12-25 minutes walk from Keighley railway station, 6-15 minutes walk from the bus station.
    Buses (for example Bradford to Skipton) pass the lower main gates. The 903 bus service operates from Keighley Bus Station and serves Cliffe Castle on a limited basis.

    Accessible by Public Transport: 0.9 miles from Keighley railway station

    Facilities

    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups