Weekend fun for families

From art and craft workshops to storytelling to special events, the Museum of London Docklands has everything you need for a weekend of family fun!

Families at the Museum of London Docklands

Family rave: Anchors aweigh!

Sunday 29 November, 2-4.30pm

Party in a 200 year old warehouse at a maritime-themed music and dance event in partnership with Big Fish Little Fish. Enjoy maritime crafts, confetti, bubbles, parachute games, a synth workshop and music the whole family will love!

Suggested ages: Families with children 0-7
£8.50 adults, £5.50 walking children (babies FREE)

This event is sold out. The Museum of London offers a waiting list for sold out events. Please contact the Box Office on 020 7001 9844 to register.

Let's Celebrate family festival

Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 December, 12-4pm

We are kicking off our celebration season with an exciting family weekend combining historic and modern ways to mark special occasions. Developed together with community partners this festival is all about having fun as a family, including:

  • Mask-making inspired by carnival masks of Venice
  • Festive lantern-making with Philippine Generations
  • Dance workshop led by Green Candle Dance Company
  • Afro/soul/fusion music performances and workshops by Seby Ntege
  • Performances by talented musicians and dancers in a lively celebration of local talent
  • Plus multi-sensory drop in activities in the gallery, henna tattoo artist, craft and drawing activities

Suggested ages: 2+

FREE, no booking required

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Families at Museum of London Docklands