EVENTS

Comforts for the Troops: First World War family workshops

Amgueddfa Genedlaethol Cymru / National Museum Wales

30/05/2014 10:00am - 01/06/2014 5:00pm

Workshop

National Waterfront Museum Oystermouth Road Maritime Quarter Swansea SA1 3RD

Website: http://http://www.museumwales.ac.uk/swansea/

Throughout the First World War, women were encouraged to knit and sew items to send in comfort parcels to the troops abroad. Find out what went into these parcels, try on some replica items and have a go at working an antique sock-knitting machine and sewing machine.

Families / Free / Drop-in activity, but spaces may be limited