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Explorer Night at the Museum

This exhibition is no longer on display at the Museum.

Paula the Explorer is on an amazing journey discovering the hidden treasures of Canterbury Museum! Dress up as an explorer and with our special map solve the clues to find out where Paula’s expedition has been and where her next adventure will take her. Be aware, there is a different answer every night!


All correct entries will go in the draw to win a prize.The Museum cafe will be open for energy-boosting explorer snacks and drinks. Tired explorers will be able to rest in the Visitor Lounge and hear an exciting story of discovery. Bring a torch and if you're under 14 years old, you must bring a parent or caregiver. Canterbury Museum is a mobility accessible space. Free event; donations appreciated.

Conditions of entry

Entry must be on an official entry form. Employees of Canterbury Museum and their families are ineligible to enter. Only one entry per person per night will be accepted. The competition runs from 6.00 - 8.00 pm on each night of the competition. 11 July, 13 July, 18 July and 20 July 2017. No late entries will be accepted after 8.00 pm on each of the listed days. The first correct entry drawn on each day following the Night at the Museum event will receive a prize. Canterbury Museum has sole discretion to determine if entries are correct and will not enter into and discussion or correspondence.

This exhibition is no longer on display at the Museum.
11 July 2017 6.00 pm – 8.00 pm
13 July 2017 6.00 pm – 8.00 pm
18 July 2017 6.00 pm – 8.00 pm
20 July 2017 6.00 pm – 8.00 pm
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