FREE fun for families
The Museum of London is a great place to bring your family and learn about London’s history together.
Planning a family visit to Museum of London? We are easy to find, fully accessible and a great day out! Find out the essentials for planning your day
Step inside the museum for an unforgettable journey through the capital’s amazing past. Find out why people from all over the world came to settle in London. Travel back half a million years ago to a time when lions and hippos roamed Trafalgar Square!
Explore characters from London past, see treasures from a Roman temple, witness the fear of the Black Death and find out the real stories behind the Great Fire of London. Downstairs in our Galleries of Modern London you can experience life as a debtor in an 18th century prison cell, window shop in Victorian Walk or using our hands-on touch table explore the concerns of 20th century Londoners.
Themes and events
See as much or as little as you like – the museum is free and here for your family all year round so come back any time. Find out more about:
For more information about our family programme at both our venues download our leaflet.
Family leaflet Jan-Jun 2013 (PDF 1094kb, opens in a new window)
Family leaflet Jan-Jun 2013
See how many other things there are to do in the City of London (external link)
Kids in Museums
Museum of London is proud to support the Kids in Museums manifesto. Find out more at www.kidsinmuseums.org.uk (external link)