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Explore & Draw Kits

Available Wed - Sun, 10am - 3pm, Free*

Discover artworks in the garden and galleries using our Explore and Draw kits.

Use our playful activity cards to guide you and your family through our spaces. Have fun moving, imagining, and creating new art works together inspired by what you find.

Explore & Draw kits are available to collect from the welcome desk in the foyer. Suitable for families with children aged 2-12.

*Entry to Barbara Hepworth: Art & Life, across all ten gallery spaces, is charged at £12 / £10. Free entry for Members, Wakefield District residents, under 16s and carers accompanying disabled visitors.

Stay Safe

Explore & Draw kits have been developed in line with Covid-19 safety guidelines. Kits will be quarantined for 72 hours between uses. Please sanitise your hands before and after use.

Read more here about how to stay safe during your visit.



What families are saying…

Fantastic – lovely equipment that engaged the children to look in different ways at the gallery.’

‘Brilliant activity kit – the best we have seen. My daughters were very engaged.’

‘A lovely morning here, thank you! The drawing pack was a great idea.’

‘Brilliant, enjoyed drawing’

‘So lovely to be back! As always, lots of lovely staff on hand to enhance our visit – really well organised. Kids loved the Explore & Draw packs.’