Events

There is an exciting programme of events for all the family! Please check further details for a description of the event including times. Unless otherwise stated all events are FREE and at the History Centre - location details and map.

For details of current and forthcoming displays, as well as information on submitting an exhibitors proposal and related policies, please see our Arcade Exhibitions page.

Telephone (01482 317500), e-mail hullhistorycentre@hcandl.co.uk or drop by to reserve your place for the courses as places are limited!

When What Where
Thurs 21 Jul

10am-12 noon

Family History Helpdesk
Advice on tracing your family tree
See our Family History Helpdesk page for more information
Library area
Tues 2 Aug

2pm-5pm

Summer History Makers - Poppies
Draw or make a poppy to be added to Dr Lee Karen Stow's photographic exhibition, Poppies: Women, War, Peace currently on display at the Brynmor Jones Library
A summer addition to our regular History Makers craft and Lego sessions
Lecture Theatre
Thurs 4 Aug

10am-12 noon

Family History Helpdesk
Advice on tracing your family tree
See our Family History Helpdesk page for more information
Library area

Sat 6 Aug

9:30am-12:30pm

Whale of a Time
Recreate Hull in its maritime heyday with origami fish and model boats
Part of our regular History Makers craft and Lego sessions
Lecture Theatre

Tues 9 Aug

12:30-1:30pm

Amy Johnson: Hessle Road Tomboy - Born and Bred, Dread and Fled - talk by Dr Alec Gill, MBE
Part of our regular Lunchtime Club series of talks

Lecture Theatre

Tues 9 Aug

2pm-5pm

Summer History Makers - Cycling Around
Be inspired by the Tour de France and make a quick get away with a pipe-cleaner bicycle or make a Lego velodrome for Hull.
A summer addition to our regular History Makers craft and Lego sessions
Lecture Theatre
Thurs 18 Aug

10am-12 noon

Family History Helpdesk
Advice on tracing your family tree
See our Family History Helpdesk page for more information
Library area
Tues 16 Aug

2pm-5pm

Summer History Makers - Tigers Tigers
Join us as we celebrate the Tigers return to the Premier League. Earn your stripes by drawing a match-day programme, design a shirt for your team or use our Lego to create some training facilities.
A summer addition to our regular History Makers craft and Lego sessions
Lecture Theatre
Tues 23 Aug

2pm-5pm

Summer History Makers - Drawing on the past
Take inspiration from the archives and make a building from the past then let local artist @digihull show you how to create a visual masterpiece on your tablet using the free Tayasui Sketches app.
A summer addition to our regular History Makers craft and Lego sessions
Lecture Theatre

Sat 3 Sep

9:30am-12:30pm

Cops and Robbers
Keep Hull free from trouble - design a police badge and build a jail
Part of our regular History Makers craft and Lego sessions

Lecture Theatre