There are plenty of reasons to bring your family to Nottingham Contemporary this Christmas Holiday. We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you discover our exhibitions from Geoffrey Farmer and Asco together.
Our events are free and all ages are welcome, just drop in.
Tues 24 December - Sun 5 January: Holiday family Fun
We will be closed on Christmas Day Wed 25 December, Boxing Day Thu 26 December and New Years Day Wed 1 January.
Tue 24 and Fri 27 December: Borrow an Explorer kit bag. Free, Available from Reception
Everyday our exhibition is open you can pick up one of our Explorer Kit Bags for free from Reception. They are filled with playful ways to enjoy the exhibitions together. During the school holiday we have extra Christmassy activities to enjoy - The Sounds of Christmas, Christmas Song Collage and Walking Christmas Tree. Pick up a Christmas activity bag at Reception.
Sat 28 and Sun 29 December: Changing Places, In The Studio.11am – 3pm
Like Asco we'll transform and make our mark on local landmarks, including Nottingham Contemporary by drawing onto images.
Tue 31 December, Thu 2 and Fri 3 January: Borrow an Explorer kit bag Free, Available from Reception
Everyday our exhibition is open you can pick up one of our Explorer Kit Bags and one of our special Christmas activity bags at Reception.
Sat 4 and Sun 5 January: A Day in the Life! In The Studio. 11am – 3pm
Pick your favourite moments from 2013 and bring them to life again as a walking mural.
Explorer kit bags
These little bags of wonder offer families practical and playful ways to explore and enjoy the exhibitions.
“A great idea – it helped my children to be able to look at the art in more detail.” Family visitor