Saturday 13th June, 10am to 5pm

Celebrate the Roald Dahl Museum’s 10th birthday with a day full of fun, mischief and cake! Go on a Birthday Candle Trail through the galleries, whizz through your favourite Roald Dahl stories in the epic10 Books in 10 Minutes performance, explore Great Missenden on a Guided Village Trail and join in with a terrific Top Ten Talk in Roald Dahl’s Writing Hut.

Birthdaybash2Brave visitors are invited to attend Miss Trunchbull’s assembly in the courtyard at midday. If the thought of meeting Miss Trunchbull in the flesh is too daunting, introduce yourself to Miss Honey or Bruce Bogtrotter instead and enjoy a slice of CafĂ© Twit’s giant birthday
Bogtrotter Cake.

BirthdaybashBuzzwangling Birthday Games sessions throughout the day will include Trunchbull’s Footsteps, Bruce’s Balloon Games and Mrs Wormwood’s Bingo, plus some crackling crafts to round off the fun. Visitors can also peek inside the archive store and find out about the Museum’s Top Ten Archive Treasures.

birthdaybash3The day will coincide with Great Missenden’s Village Fayre, which includes a Picnic in the Park on the Buryfield, very close by and a Beer Festival at the Cross Keys in the High Street.