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

FREE


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. 
FREE

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