Children paddling in Windermere copyright Ben Barden


Feeling arty?

Colouring-in sheet examples

Bring Vikings to life, give some zing to a Roman or cheer up a churchyard with your colouring! There's also swirly rock art, milling around at the Bobbin Mill and apple pies and gas masks.

Feel free to print out any of our colouring-in sheets:

If you have Shockwave Flash on your computer, you can play some fantastic online games!

Twice the fun in our online games!

Viking explorer from Time Trekkers game

Travel through time mazes to collect precious pouches. But watch out for wolves in our Time Trekkers game (opens in new window).

Archaeologist from Can We Dig It? game

Aerial photos or geophysics surveys? How many trenches to dig? Choose wisely if you want a successful excavation in our Can We Dig It? game (opens in new window).

Make your own Beast of Bowness

Beast of Bowness game

Play our Beast of Bowness game (opens in new window) and make up your own creature from bats, squirrels, bees and hedgehogs. You can even give it a name and print it out!

Be a virtual shepherd!

Steer the sheep using your mouse cursor in the addictive Sheep Game (opens in new window)

My 2050 world

How would you reduce carbon emissions for the future? Play the My 2050 world interactive game (opens in new window, needs Flash 9 or above)