Spooky goings-on to enjoy this half-term in King’s Lynn

Halloween Family activity at Trues Yard Museum, King's Lynn 
Pumpkins with Erin Mathis (10)
Halloween Family activity at Trues Yard Museum, King's Lynn Pumpkins with Erin Mathis (10)

St Nicholas’ Chapel and True’s Yard Fisherfolk Museum in Lynn are offering a range of activities for all ages this half-term.

From October 20-28 explore the Chapel to find the missing Halloween character in the Spooky Silhouettes trail. Trails cost £1, with a prize included at the end.

On October 25, from 11am-2pm, hop around the corner to True’s Yard Museum for Halloween family activities, gory games, creepy crafts and frightful fun! It costs £1.50 for children. Free for adults and members of The Time Club.

On October 26 at 6pm True’s Yard will be holding a paranormal evening with ghost expert Rob Clapperton of FG Ghost Research.

It is open to all ages and is a chance to see the technology involved in ghost research, as well as trying it for yourself!

Starts at True’s Yard at 6pm-8.30pm. Tickets cost £5 and include a hot drink.

On October 27 you can join True’s Yard Museum for the North End Ghost Walk, before visiting the Chapel for a rare evening opening to enjoy the warm glow of the angel lights.

Starting at 6pm at True’s Yard the costumed guide will take you on a tour of the darker side of Lynn. Tickets cost £5 and include a hot drink and Halloween treats.

The Chapel will stay open until 8pm as part of the Museum at Night festival; entry is free, donations welcome.

The full programme is:

Spooky Silhouettes

October 20-28, 10.30am-4pm

Nine spooky shapes have been hidden around the Chapel, but one has gone missing. Find the missing one to claim your prize. £1 per trail. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Gory Games and Creepy Crafts

October 25, 11am-2pm

Get into the Halloween spirit with some ‘fangtastic’ family fun. Games, crafts and more. Children £1.50, adults free, Time Club members free. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Paranormal Night

October 26, 6pm-8.30pm

See the technology involved with ghost research and have a go yourself. Tickets £5 (includes a hot drink).

North End Ghost Walk

October 27, 6pm-7pm

Take a walk on the dark side and learn about the ghosts of the North End. Tickets £5 (includes a hot drink and Halloween treats).

Museums at Night

October 27, 4 – 8pm

Free entry to the Chapel until 8pm.

For more information about the events: St Nicholas Chapel, 01553 774471 or kingslynn@thecct.org.uk True’s Yard Museum, 01553 770479 or info@truesyard.co.uk