Sat, May-27, 09H00 - 16H00
The Friends of the Museum would like to invite you to an exciting and informative ‘Family Museum Day’ which we will be hosting on the 27th of May 2017 at the DROSTDY MUSEUM in Swellendam from 9am to 4pm.
There is plenty for the children to do; from education to entertainment and will include; tractor rides, pony rides, a treasure hunt, jumping castle, face painting, demonstrations and even kiddies yoga classes etc.
Adults will be entertained and challenged by a ‘Heritage and History’ treasure hunt with prizes and you will also be able to browse through over 80 stalls filled with interesting things ranging from hand made products, custom made fudges, pancakes and beauty products to demonstrations and workshops that will include; a Pinhole Photography course by Henk Venter, a special photo exhibition by local photographers, reflexology hand and foot masseuse, accupressure and a ‘fashion through the ages’ exhibition of beautiful historical outfits!
At the ‘Ambagswerf/Tradesyard’ you can experience the concept of a ‘Living Museum’ showcasing a Coppersmith, Cooper and Cobbler at work.
There will also be a licensed food courtyard offering food, beer, wine and live entertainment as well as a Spit Braai on offer (tickets booked in advance from the museum offices). The SPIT BRAAI is only R80 per serving which includes; lamb’s meat, baby potatoes with garlic butter, freshly baked bread and butter and salads.
If you are out of town but would still like to purchase your ticket you can also do a EFT to Friends of the Museum, Standard Bank, Acc no 280073887, branch code 051001 and forward the POP to email@example.com and we will send you your ticket number.