Cheslyn Rise - Portraits, Adkin, Leslie (1888–1964). Gift of G. L. Adkin family estate, 1964. Te Papa

Braid a beard 

Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 November 2012,  11am–12 noon
Inspiration Station, Level 4
Free entry (numbers limited)

Make it at Te Papa!

craft activities for kids

Get into the spirit and celebrate Wellington's Middle Earth connection.

If you could be any character from the worlds J R R Tolkien created, who would you choose?  So many of them have beards!

Get some costuming assistance before Wellington hosts the world premiere of Sir Peter Jackson's The Hobbit on November 28.  We can't wait!