Great news! We are open throughout February Half Term, 10-5pm, every day.
Throughout the February Half Term, the British Music Experience welcomes families of all ages to come along and discover the ultimate history of British Rock and Pop and some special activities, including a special screening of Trolls.
During this half term we've got something for everyone, from tots to teens all the way up to granny. Highlights include the chance to get your hands on a top-flight electric guitar in the Gibson Interactive Instrument Studio, with experts on hand to give you some valuable tips, a colouring competition for those budding little artists and a chance to meet some very special mascots.
Open Sessions: 1pm – 3pm: Gibson Brands Interactive Studio: Love Songs
Open Sessions – Come on down to the British Music Experience where we will be hosting our February half term Gibson Open Sessions focusing on the subject of Love. Meet our Visitor Experience Musicians who are on hand every day from 1 – 3 pm in the Gibson Brands Interactive Studio. Whether you’re a beginner or advanced, unleash your inner musician. All ages welcome.
Family trail: All day
Come along to the British Music Experience and take part in our free Family Trail. Meet Dougie Floyd and his gang of musical mates, explore the exhibition following clues and completing puzzles along the way. Complete the trail and receive a certificate making you a British Music Explorer.
Suitable for 4 -11 years
Love Lyrics Writing Competition
We’re hosting a competition for all you budding song writers out there. Create your own Valentine single by designing the cover and creating the lyrics for a chance to win a British Music Experience ticket for your whole family!
Suitable for all ages
Story Time Session 1.30pm – 'How Dougie met Jimmi'
Fun for all the family at our daily Storytime session. Sing along to well-known tunes and come on an adventure with Dougie Floyd to find out how he met his greatest love Jimmi. Meet his friends and help him solve some puzzles along the way.
Suitable for under 7s
Meet the Mascot: 2.00pm
Meet our very own Dougie Floyd! He will be popping in for a visit to meet our British Music Experience Explorers every day in the Discovery Zone straight after story time.
Suitable for all ages
Film Night: Trolls - 15th Feb 5.30pm
Come and join us after hours this half term for Film Night: Trolls.After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the overly-cautious, curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends. Their mission is full of adventure and mishaps, as this mismatched duo try to tolerate each other long enough to get the job done.
We will also have a tuck shop selling £1 popcorn and sweets so there really is something for everyone.
Resident pass: £5
Children under five: free
February Half Term Family Fun events at the British Music Experience run 10th to 18th February. Tickets available online and from the British Music Experience Box Office.