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Cook Islands Rugby League Team Visit

Commemorate Cook's birthday as we welcome the Cook Islands Rugby League team to the museum

27th October 2022 - 10:00am - 4:00pm


A packed day of activity awaits at the Captain Cook Birthplace Museum on Cook’s birthday, including a visit from the Cook Islands Rugby League team!

Activities include:

  • Flower craft workshop – make your own flower crown or garland to welcome the Cook Islands Rugby League team (10am to 3.30pm)
  • Write a birthday wish or a message on special seeded paper which we will plant and turn into a beautiful flower bed! (10am to 3.30pm)
  • See the Cook Islands collection with the museum team (10am to 4pm)
  • Captain Cook Take a Walk tour with Captain Cook Trust members Martin Peagam and Rob Nichols (10.30am to 1.30pm)
  • Cook Islands Rugby League team – an opportunity to meet the players and a presentation of gifts made by local school children (2-3pm)
  • Cake cutting to commemorate Cook’s 294th birthday – you might get to enjoy a piece of cake too… (3pm)

Museum admission applies and all activities are free: £4 adults, £2.50 children/concessions.