Learn the Ropes!

​Monday 1 & 8 October
Between 10am-5pm
See a model boat builder in action and learn the ropes from a seaman. Discover the detail that goes into model ship building while you watch an artist at work. Learn the seaman ways and have a turn at French knitting, discover how monkey fists are made and what the strongest rope knots are to stop boats from sailing away. Oh Buoy!  This is going to be fun!

Monday 1 & 8 October
Between 10am-5pm
Free, drop in
All ages


  • This activity is FREE


Newcastle Museum
6 Workshop Way