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Workshops: 20th + 27th Nov, 4th + 10th December @ 11am and 2:30pm

Make Believe Museum Shop Art Workshops

Artist and maker, Emma Carlow will be running a series of art workshops for the duration of her Make Believe Museum Shop. Learn how to make a Pop-Up Flower and Dancing Puppet!



Raised Embroidery and Stumpwork 

Join our curator, Debby Brown, at Morley College and explore 3 dimensional Stumpwork stitchery, to create exciting off-the-surface wired, padded and embellished embroideries



Magic Lantern Storyelling Tours

What happens in the toy museum when the lights go out?


Join us as we shine Magic Lanterns into the hidden corners of the Pollock's Toy Museum collection. What do the puppets and dolls get up to in the dark? This is your chance to experience the museum as you have never seen it before!

For all ages.

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Saturday 18th @ 4pm

Sunday 19th-Tuesday 21st @ 11am, 1pm + 3pm

Pinocchio by The Magical Paper Theatre

Join The Magical Paper Theatre in the Toy Theatre room of Pollock's Toy Museum for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience a live show of Pinocchio! 


April-March 2021

Lecture Series Recordings

Between April and March 2021 the Pollock's Toy Museum Educational Trust hosted a series of lectures from the history of Pollock's on Scala Street (celebrating its 50 year anniversary) to the miniature world of dolls houses. You can view all these lectures by clicking the button below.

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Paper-cutting with Chloe Campbell: Toy Theatres

Join Chloe Campbell, an artist specialising in the art of paper-cutting, for this 2 hour evening class where you will cut out your own Toy Theatre. Chloe will teach you how to cut with precision and care for the most elegant construction of your Toy Theatre and offers a contemporary take on the tradition.

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Ongoing 'til the New Year.

Make Believe Museum Shop by Emma Carlow 

Artist and maker, Emma Carlow, joins Pollock's to create her own Make Believe Museum Shop.  Art workshops, new products for the toyshop, activities, launch party and a new look at the collection!

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Incy Wincy Spider Trail!

Hunt around the Pollock's Toy Museum collection this October half term and see if you can find all the spiders hidden amongst the dolls and teddies! If you do, we'll make a Pollock's badge for you to take home!