Join Bertie as he leaves his beloved babyccinos in the city and journeys to the farm. There is something very particular that features in both of Bertie’s special worlds…milk! Learn more about the journey of milk from the farm to your fridge and have a go at making your own butter.

Classes: Nursery–P1
Cost: £75
Timings: 10:30/11:30/12:30 (60 mins) (check your booking for timings and arrive at the museum at least 15 minutes before the start of your workshop)
Dates available: Throughout the year

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How should I prepare my group/class for this workshop?

Please note that this workshop is unsuitable for pupils with a milk allergy. Lactose-intolerant pupils will be able to participate, but unable to consume the resulting produce

What will my pupils do in the workshop?

Join Bertie as he leaves his beloved babyccinos in the city and journeys to the farm. There is something very particular that features in both of Bertie’s special worlds…milk!

Through fun interactive storytelling this workshop encourages children to think about the journey of milk from the farm to their fridge. Exploring the different dairy produce available, pupils will also have a go making their own butter to try on the day.

Useful resources and activities

  • Book a free accompanied farm tour to meet our Dairy herd and have a go at milking ‘Myrtle’ the mechanical cow by hand.
  • Explore any of our related collections online back in the classroom.
  • Visit our garden detectives exhibition to find out more about the nature on your doorstep.
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