Museum of Childhood - News RSS Feed http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/rss Festive opening hours http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/festive-opening-hours The Museum will be closed Wednesday 24 December – Friday 26 December 2014 and Thursday 1 January 2015 Festive opening hours http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/the-museum-will-be-closed The Museum will be closed Wednesday 24 December – Friday 26 December 2014 and Thursday 1 January 2015 Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-16 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Small Stories: At Home in a Dolls' House - About the exhibition http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/exhibitions-and-displays/forthcoming-exhibitions/small-stories-at-home-in-a-dolls-house/small-stories-about The small stories of 12 dolls' houses from the past 300 years will be brought to life by the characters that live or work there. Come and meet the residents, and discover tales of marriages and parties, politics and crime. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-15 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-14 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-13 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-12 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-11 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Weekend activities, 8-9 November http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-8-9-november Regular activities at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-10 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Weekday activities, 3-7 November http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-30-june-4-july Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-9 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Weekend activities, 1-2 November http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-1-2-november Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday. Weekend activities, 25-26 October http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-5-6-july Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-8 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Weekday activities, 20-24 October http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-20-24-october Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays. Weekend activities, 18-19 October http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-18-19-october Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-7 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Weekday activities, 13-17 October http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-13-17-october Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-6 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Weekend activities,11-12 October http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-11-12-october Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday. Weekday activities, 6-10 Ocober http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-6-10-october Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays. Weekend activities, 4-5 October http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-4-5-october Regular activities at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-5 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Weekday activities, 29 September-3 October http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-29-september-3-october Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays. Weekend activities, 27-28 September http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-24-25-may Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-4 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Weekday activities, 22-26 September http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-22-26-september Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-3 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Weekend activities, 20-21 September http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-20-21-september Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday. Weekday activities, 15-19 September http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-15-19-september Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-2 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Weekend activities, 13-14 September http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-13-14-september Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday. Weekday activities, 8-12 September http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-8-12-september Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays. Weekend activities, 6-7 September http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-6-7-september Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday. Weekday activities, 1-5 September http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-1-5-september Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays. Summer holiday activities http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/summer-holiday-activities-4 Saturday 26 July - Sunday 31 August. Drop in to the Museum for free fun activities during the summer holidays. Family Fun Fridays - Puppet Play http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/family-fun-fridays-puppet-play Friday 22 August. Jiggle along with Indigo Moon Theatre's 'Saraswati' dancing marionette from Rajasthan. Summer holiday activities http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/summer-holiday-activities-3 Monday 21 July - Sunday 31 August. Drop in to the Museum for free fun activities during the summer holidays. Family Fun Fridays - A Day of Tales http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/family-fun-fridays-a-day-of-tales Friday 15 August. Build a story! Tell a tale! Spin a yarn! Join us for a day of storytelling, with popular tales from far and wide. Summer holiday activities http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/summer-holiday-activities-2 Monday 21 July - Sunday 31 August. Drop in to the Museum for free fun activities during the summer holidays. Family Fun Fridays - Art in the Gardens http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/family-fun-fridays-art-in-the-gardens Friday 8 August. Join us for a day of creative fun! Make art, listen to stories and (hopefully!) enjoy the sunshine. Book Signing with Jacqueline Wilson http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/book-signing-with-jacqueline-wilson Tuesday 5 August. Reserve a place at this special book signing with best-selling author Jacqueline Wilson. Summer holiday activities http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/summer-holiday-activities-1 Saturday 26 July - Sunday 31 August. Drop in to the Museum for free fun activities during the summer holidays. ARTBASH Camp - Dreamers http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/artbash-camp-dreamers This event is fully booked Summer Festival http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/summer-festival Sunday 27 July. The best in family festival fun right on your doorstep in Bethnal Green. Romp and Roll http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-1 Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers. Summer holiday activities http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/summer-holiday-activities Monday 21 July - Sunday 31 August. Drop in to the Museum for free fun activities during the summer holidays. Toy Stories http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/exhibitions-and-displays/toy-stories Until 14 December 2014. What do your favourite toys reveal about you? Toy Stories is a series of children's portraits by Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti exploring the role and function of toys in the lives of children around the globe. Hand Me Over Hand Me Downs http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/hand-me-over-hand-me-downs Until 31 August 2014. Taking artist Annabel Stockman’s project Hand me over hand me downs as inspiration, this display centres around the moment an adoptive child joins their new family. The Great Diary Project http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/exhibitions-and-displays/the-great-diary-project Until 12 October 2014. A selection of diaries written by children across the 19th and 20th centuries, offering insights into children's lives across different eras. Daydreams and Diaries: The Story of Jacqueline Wilson http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities-calendar/daydreams-and-diaries-the-story-of-jacqueline-wilson Until 2 November 2014. An exhibition celebrating all things Jacqueline Wilson, giving you a chance to find out about her childhood, early career and what inspires her to write. Are You Sitting Comfortably? http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/exhibitions-and-displays/are-you-sitting-comfortably Until 24 August 2014. An exhibition looking at some of the effects of environment and design on teaching and learning.