Destination Arbeia, South Shields Roman Fort

In association with Gem Arts

Last trying silk painting


Saturday 10 August

Visitor information

11am - 3pm

All ages welcome. Donations welcome, free 


This event is packed full of free family activities from around the world that all the family can enjoy, including 

  • Calligraphy
  • Silk and tile painting
  • Storytelling, with tales from Celtic Britain and around the world 
  • Collaborative mosaic making
  • Henna tattoos
  • Celtic face painting 
  • Timequest - Arbeia's indoor archaeological dig open to families 
  • Live music