Events and activities calendar

events

 


Click a date on the calendar to find out more about events and activities taking place on that day. To browse forthcoming events, visit Events and activities.


Exhibitions and displays
All exhibitions and displays at the Museum are free. Visit Exhibitions and displays to find out what's on.
Montessori family packs
Designed by Montessori, a selection of Montessori family packs for under 5s are available to borrow from the Information Desk.

Making SENse family packs
Designed by and for families with children on the autistic spectrum, Making SENse family packs are available to borrow from the Information Desk. 

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Join us for a jolly good time as we wind back 150 years to the Victorian era."},{"id":4527,"title":"ARTBASH","start":"2014-05-30","end":"2014-05-30","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/artbash","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/tn-artbash.jpg","age":"Ages 5-11","displaySdate":"Fri 30 May 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 30 May 2014","desc":"Friday 30 May. Join the creative team from ARTBASH for a fun, messy, arty workshops."},{"id":2979,"title":"Weekend activities, 31 May-1 June","start":"2014-05-31","end":"2014-06-01","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-31-may-1-june","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 31 May 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 1 June 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":3560,"title":"Confiscation Cabinets","start":"2013-11-09","end":"2014-06-01","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/confiscation-cabinets","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/exhibition-images/confiscation-cabinets/confiscation-cabinets-tn.jpg","age":"","displaySdate":"Sat 9 November 2013","displayEdate":"Sun 1 June 2014","desc":"Until 1 June 2014. A display of confiscated objects collected from London schools by teacher and artist Guy Tarrant."},{"id":3122,"title":"Weekday activities, 2-6 June","start":"2014-06-02","end":"2014-06-06","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-2-6-june","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 2 June 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 6 June 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":2977,"title":"Weekend activities, 7-8 June","start":"2014-06-07","end":"2014-06-08","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-7-8-june","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 7 June 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 8 June 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":3117,"title":"Weekday activities, 9-13 June","start":"2014-06-09","end":"2014-06-13","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-9-13-june","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 9 June 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 13 June 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":3118,"title":"Weekend activities,14-15 June","start":"2014-06-14","end":"2014-06-15","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-14-15-june","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 14 June 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 15 June 2014","desc":"Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":4528,"title":"Making Jumper Monsters","start":"2014-06-15","end":"2014-06-15","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/making-jumper-monsters","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/tn-jumper-monsters.jpg","age":"Ages 4+","displaySdate":"Sun 15 June 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 15 June 2014","desc":"Sunday 15 June. To celebrate the launch of their new book 'Boycraft', the creative folk from Buttonbag are leading this workshop for Father's Day."},{"id":3113,"title":"Weekday activities, 16-20 June","start":"2014-06-16","end":"2014-06-20","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-16-20-june","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 16 June 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 20 June 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":4529,"title":"New Voices Festival","start":"2014-06-21","end":"2014-06-21","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/new-voices-festival","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/tn-new-voices.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 21 June 2014","displayEdate":"Sat 21 June 2014","desc":"Saturday 21 June. Celebrating London's rich diversity through world music, story-telling and theatre."},{"id":3114,"title":"Weekend activities, 21-22 June","start":"2014-06-21","end":"2014-06-22","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-21-22-june","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 21 June 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 22 June 2014","desc":"Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":3111,"title":"Weekday activities, 23-27 June","start":"2014-06-23","end":"2014-06-27","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-23-27-june","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 23 June 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 27 June 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":3112,"title":"Weekend activities, 28-29 June","start":"2014-06-27","end":"2014-06-28","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-27-28-june","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 27 June 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 28 June 2014","desc":"Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":3109,"title":"Weekday activities, 30 June-4 July","start":"2014-06-30","end":"2014-07-04","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-30-june-4-july","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 30 June 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 4 July 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":3110,"title":"Weekend activities, 5-6 July","start":"2014-07-05","end":"2014-07-06","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-5-6-july","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 5 July 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 6 July 2014","desc":"Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":3107,"title":"Weekday activities, 7-11 July","start":"2014-07-07","end":"2014-07-11","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-7-11-july","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 7 July 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 11 July 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":3106,"title":"Weekend activities, 12-13 July","start":"2014-07-12","end":"2014-07-13","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-12-13-july","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 12 July 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 13 July 2014","desc":"Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":4530,"title":"Summer Festival","start":"2014-07-27","end":"2014-07-27","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/summer-festival","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/tn-summer-festival.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sun 27 July 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 27 July 2014","desc":"Sunday 27 July. The best in family festival fun right on your doorstep in Bethnal Green."},{"id":4531,"title":"ARTBASH Camp - Dreamers","start":"2014-07-28","end":"2014-08-01","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/artbash-camp-dreamers","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/tn-artbash-camp.jpg","age":"Ages 5-11","displaySdate":"Mon 28 July 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 1 August 2014","desc":"Monday 28 July - Friday 1 August. Young artists will develop their creative skills through a programme of imaginative workshops."},{"id":4532,"title":"Family Fun Fridays - Art in the Gardens","start":"2014-08-08","end":"2014-08-08","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/family-fun-fridays-art-in-the-gardens","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/tn-art-in-the-gardens.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Fri 8 August 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 8 August 2014","desc":"Friday 8 August. Join us for a day of creative fun! Make art, listen to stories and (hopefully!) enjoy the sunshine."},{"id":4534,"title":"Family Fun Fridays - Puppet Play","start":"2014-08-22","end":"2014-08-22","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/family-fun-fridays-puppet-play","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/tn-puppet-play.jpg","age":"","displaySdate":"Fri 22 August","displayEdate":"Fri 22 August","desc":"Friday 22 August. Jiggle along with Indigo Moon Theatre's 'Saraswati' dancing marionette from Rajasthan."},{"id":4533,"title":"Family Fun Fridays - A Day of Tales","start":"2014-08-15","end":"2014-08-15","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/family-fun-fridays-a-day-of-tales","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/tn-story-fest.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Fri 15 August 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 15 August 2014","desc":"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."},{"id":3570,"title":"Are You Sitting Comfortably?","start":"2013-10-01","end":"2014-08-24","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/are-you-sitting-comfortably","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/exhibition-images/are-you-sitting-comfortably/are_you_sitting_comfortably_classroom_tn.jpg","age":"","displaySdate":"Sat 1 October 2013","displayEdate":"Sun 24 August 2014","desc":"Until 24 August 2014. An exhibition looking at some of the effects of environment and design on teaching and learning."},{"id":3562,"title":"Hand Me Over Hand Me Downs","start":"2014-05-24","end":"2014-08-31","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/hand-me-over-hand-me-downs","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/exhibition-images/hand-me-over-hand-me-downs/tn-hand-me-over-hand-me-down.jpg","age":"","displaySdate":"Sat 24 May 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 31 August 2014","desc":"24 May - 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."},{"id":3561,"title":"The Great Diary Project","start":"2014-05-17","end":"2014-10-12","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/the-great-diary-project","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/exhibition-images/the-great-diary-project/tn-the-great-diary-project.jpg","age":"","displaySdate":"Sat 17 May 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 12 October 2014","desc":"3 May – 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."},{"id":3563,"title":"Daydreams and Diaries: The Story of Jacqueline Wilson","start":"2014-04-05","end":"2014-11-02","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/daydreams-and-diaries-the-story-of-jacqueline-wilson","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/exhibition-images/daydreams-and-diaries/daydreams-and-diaries-tm.jpg","age":"","displaySdate":"Sat 5 April 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 2 November 2014","desc":"5 April - 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."},{"id":4409,"title":"Toy Stories","start":"2014-06-07","end":"2014-12-14","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/toy-stories","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/exhibition-images/toy-stories/tn-toy-stories-1.jpg","age":"","displaySdate":"Sat 7 June 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 14 December 2014","desc":"7 June - 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."},{"id":2879,"title":"Festive opening hours","start":"2014-12-24","end":"2014-12-26","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/the-museum-will-be-closed","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/crackers-tn.jpg","age":"","displaySdate":"Wed 24 December 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 26 December 2014","desc":"The Museum will be closed Wednesday 24 December – Friday 26 December 2014 and Thursday 1 January 2015"},{"id":2882,"title":"Festive opening hours","start":"2015-01-01","end":"2015-01-01","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/festive-opening-hours","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/crackers-tn.jpg","age":"","displaySdate":"Thu 1 January 2015","displayEdate":"Thu 1 January 2015","desc":"The Museum will be closed Wednesday 24 December – Friday 26 December 2014 and Thursday 1 January 2015"}]

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