April, 2021

2021Thu29Apr11:30 am1:30 pmToytime Play and create Howick Historical VilalgeMake your own Victorian toy!11:30 am - 1:30 pm Howick Historical Village, Lloyd Elsmore Park, Bells Rd, Pakuranga, Auckland 2010Type:Museums and Galleries,School HolidaysWhere:East AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

thaumatrope toy

Event Details

Drop in and make your own Victorian Toy at Howick Historical Village on 29 April. A thaumatrope was popular in the 19th century – it’s a disk with a picture on each side, attached to two pieces of string. Drop in and create your own to take home! 

This drop-in workshop is suitable for children over the age of 4 years. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration. 


Includes as part of the normal admission charges:

Adults: $16

Children (5-14 years): $8.

Under 5’s free

Students/Seniors (with ID): $12


Howick Historical VillageExplore the early settlement of Howick as it was in the mid to late 1800's. Open the doors of real homes and experience living history for yourself. See how the early settlers would have lived as they went about their daily activities. 09-576 9506 Bells Road, Lloyd Elsmore Park, Pakuranga, Auckland 2010, New Zealand