For Young People

7. Museum of the Moon at OORtreders Festival Neerpelt Belgium c Luke Jerram 1

Events & Activities for Young People
We also offer great opportunities for young people to get involved in our Young Harris, Sparks and Harris Transformers activities. Find out more here.

 

 

 

 

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Exhibition Opening. Beautiful and Brutal: 50 Years in the life of Preston bus station.

Photograph of Preston Bus Station courtesy of LEP

Friday 20 September
Time: 6 - 8pm. Everyone welcome.
Preston Bus Station is an internationally important piece of architecture that was built for everyday use by the people of Preston.

You are invited to the opening of this exciting new exhibition.
The welcome at 6pm to the exhibition will be interpreted in BSL by CoSign.

The Mayor of Preston Cllr David Borrow will officially open the exhibition.

Cosign

Photograph of bus station car park ramp ©LEP

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Wellbeing: ‘Space to Relax’ Gallery

In our Fine Art Galleries you'll find our 'Space to Relax' – a gallery which explores how the Harris can help improve our wellbeing.

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We Matter: Young Harris art club

Artwork by Kerry Tenby

The Young Harris art club would like to invite you to join them on a new group project, We Matter which will start at the end of September 2019.

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#HarrisAfterHours

Photo of the rotunda

Every Wednesday
Join us every Wednesday and get social mid-week when we are open late. Meet friends and family when we are open after hours until 8pm.

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Egyptian Balcony Tour

Photo of the Egyptian balcony

Adult Tours 2nd Saturday of the month (Ages 12+)
Family tours 4th Saturday (Ages  7+)
This is your chance to travel to the top of the building and see John Somerscales' impressive friezes that adorn the Egyptian balcony and find out about how they ended up in the Harris!

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Sparks

Still life with fans made by Sparks participants

Sparks is for all you young artists (and wannabee artists!) aged 16-24. It is a flexible programme exploring contemporary art and culture and is your chance to get involved with the Harris behind the scenes and influence the way the Harris does things.

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Harris Transformers

Photograph of young people at a Transformers meeting

After successfully securing funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the Harris Transformers group is running again with a new group of young people eager to help transform the Harris. 

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