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Exeter 2025: Minecraft Challenge Day

Join Exeter City Futures at RAMM, to engage in a carousel of activities, from experiencing a virtual reality walk around Exeter in the year 2025, to undertaking a Minecraft challenge workshop. Interact with RAMM’s Historic Exeter Minecraft project, or get a souvenir picture from the future with a time-travelling green screen experience. Exeter City Futures […]

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Printmaking and Animation Workshop

Take inspiration from the themes of RAMM’s ‘Criminal Ornamentation’ exhibition to design your own relief plate and create a series of prints to turn into a fun digital animation with artist Tanya Morel. Develop your ideas through some simple drawing/mark-making, and convert them into a relief plate using card and foam. You will then ink […]

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Double Take

Ever seen a leopard-print racing car? Or a camouflage teapot? You might do this February half term at RAMM. Taking inspiration from the Criminal Ornamentation exhibition, our family activity will invite children to use pattern in surprising ways. Be as imaginative and creative as possible.

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Double Take

Ever seen a leopard-print racing car? Or a camouflage teapot? You might do this February half term at RAMM. Taking inspiration from the Criminal Ornamentation exhibition, our family activity will invite children to use pattern in surprising ways. Be as imaginative and creative as possible.

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Dementia Friendly Tour: Criminal Ornamentation

A friendly and relaxed tour of the exhibition Criminal Ornamentation: Yinka Shonibare MBE curates the Arts Council Collection. Our dementia-friendly activities are suitable for people with mild to moderate memory problems, who must be accompanied by a friend, relative or carer. Each visit begins with refreshments. An illustrated information sheet is available to take home […]

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Chinese New Year trail around RAMM

Collect trails from Queen Street and Garden Receptions It’s Chinese New Year – the Year of the Pig. Join in the celebrations by finding Chinese and Chinese-inspired objects around the museum. Follow the clues and draw your own pictures to complete the trail and win a badge.

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Animals in Action

Creative digital animation workshop with artist Cara Roxanne. Be inspired by the museum’s animal collections and create your own short gif of an animal in action to send to a friend. Draw, stick, cut and have fun playing with digital manipulation techniques. Suitable for 8 -12 year-olds. Please bring a smartphone or tablet to this […]

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Dementia-friendly object-handling on a winter theme

We will touch and talk about objects reflecting the winter months, look closely at paintings, textiles and seasonal wildlife that visit your garden. Our dementia-friendly activities are suitable for people with mild to moderate memory problems, who must be accompanied by a friend, relative or carer. Each visit begins with refreshments. An illustrated information sheet […]

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Re-imagined journeys: Digital Animation Workshop

Creative digital animation workshop with artist Monica Shanta Brown. Re-imagine the stories and journeys of RAMM’s objects from around the world using digital creative techniques. Make your own lively and fantastical stop-motion animations with photographs and paper cut outs, using simple digital cameras and gif animation apps. Be inspired by the journeys that RAMM objects […]

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What do you collect? Handkerchiefs

A selection of eye-catching handkerchiefs collected over many years by an artist and printmaker living in Devon. Handkerchiefs were used by everyone until throwaway paper tissues were invented, and were common as gifts, mementos and souvenirs. Expect the Collector’s Case to be full of vibrant prints and strong graphics as well as delicately-woven and embroidered […]

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