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13th & 14th December: The Last Straw Christmas Decorations

Be inspired by Christmas’s long ago to design and make your own straw Christmas cards and decorations, including stars, angels and more in this creative workshop with Melanie Lorien.


New Workshop 

At a Glance

Dates:  13th & 14th December
Times:    Thursday/ Friday 10.00am-11.00am & 11.30am-12.30pm, 1-2pm 
Level:  3rd to 6th Class
Group size: 15
Location: Activity Room Museum Galleries
Duration: 1hr per session

Curriculum Links

SESE: History,
Arts Education: Visual Arts

Learning Outcomes

  • Hear about some Christmas traditions and view the related collection  
  • Make your own straw cards and decorations 

Make A Booking Enquiry

Submit your online booking request here or contact the bookings office

Phone: 094 90 31751

Email: educationtph@museum.ie

Bookings Office Hours: 10am to 1pm, Tuesday to Friday.