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

Second Saturdays inspired by...

Every Second Saturday during terms time we choose a favourite object in the museum to inspire a creative event or activity. Join us to discover and explore a different object every month.

Saturday 12 September, 12.30-1.30pm & 2-4.30pm
Design your very own moving river in this art drop-in.

Saturday 10 October, 12.30-1.30pm & 2-4.30pm
Create amazing works of art inspired by our temporary exhibition Soldiers and Suffragettes.

Suggested ages: 5-11


Your River Celebration Weekend

Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 September, 12-4pm
Explore the sights, sounds and stories of the Thames through the memories of its local people. Be inspired by the river with crafts, storytelling, and lively performances. 

Family rave: Anchors away!

Sunday 29 November, 2-4pm
Party in a 200 year old warehouse with maritime crafts, confetti and bubbles. A creative music and dance event in partnership with Big Fish Little Fish.
Suggested ages: Families with children 0-7
£8.50 adults, £5.50 walking children (babies FREE) 

Find out what's happening during the summer holidays

Families at Museum of London Docklands