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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Create your own shadow puppet in this free family workshop."},{"id":4709,"title":"October Half Term: Wizz-Bangs and Pipsqueaks","start":"2014-10-27","end":"2014-11-02","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/wizz-bangs-and-pipsqueaks","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/tn-wizz-bangs-and-pipsqueaks.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 27 October 2014","displayEdate":"Sunday 2 November 2014","desc":"Monday 27 October - Sunday 2 November. A half term of First World War themed activities."},{"id":4710,"title":"War in Words","start":"2014-10-31","end":"2014-10-31","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/war-in-words","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/tn-war-in-words.jpg","age":"Ages 7+","displaySdate":"Fri 31 October 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 31 October 2014","desc":"Friday 31 October. Join celebrated poets Roger Stevens and Brian Moses for an afternoon of poetry exploring the First World War"},{"id":4575,"title":"Romp and Roll","start":"2014-11-01","end":"2014-11-01","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-9","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/childrens-dance-tn.jpg","age":"Ages 2-5","displaySdate":"Sat 1 November 2014","displayEdate":"Sat 1 November 2014","desc":"Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers."},{"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":"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."},{"id":3109,"title":"Weekday activities, 3-7 November","start":"2014-11-03","end":"2014-11-07","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 3 November 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 7 November 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":4576,"title":"Romp and Roll","start":"2014-11-08","end":"2014-11-08","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-10","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/childrens-dance-tn.jpg","age":"Ages 2-5","displaySdate":"Sat 8 November 2014","displayEdate":"Sat 8 November 2014","desc":"Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers."},{"id":2981,"title":"Weekend activities, 8-9 November","start":"2014-11-08","end":"2014-11-09","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-8-9-november","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 8 November 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 9 November 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":2980,"title":"Weekday activities, 10-14 November","start":"2014-11-10","end":"2014-11-14","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-10-14-november","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All 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Roll","start":"2014-11-29","end":"2014-11-29","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-13","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/childrens-dance-tn.jpg","age":"Ages 2-5","displaySdate":"Sat 29 November 2014","displayEdate":"Sat 29 November 2014","desc":"Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers."},{"id":4860,"title":"Weekend activities, 29-30 November","start":"2014-11-29","end":"2014-11-30","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-29-30-november","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 29 November 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 30 November 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":4711,"title":"Christmas Designer Market","start":"2014-11-30","end":"2014-11-30","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/christmas-designer-market","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/christmas-designer-market-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sun 30 November 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 30 November 2014","desc":"Sunday 30 November. Start your Christmas shopping early and find the perfect present at our Christmas Designer Market."},{"id":4861,"title":"Weekday activities, 1-5 December","start":"2014-12-01","end":"2014-12-05","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-1-5-december","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 1 December 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 5 December 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":4580,"title":"Romp and Roll","start":"2014-12-06","end":"2014-12-06","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-14","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/childrens-dance-tn.jpg","age":"Ages 2-5","displaySdate":"Sat 6 December 2014","displayEdate":"Sat 6 December 2014","desc":"Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers."},{"id":4862,"title":"Weekend activities, 6-7 December","start":"2014-12-06","end":"2014-12-07","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-6-7-december","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 6 December 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 7 December 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":4903,"title":"Snowflakes by Cerrie Burnell","start":"2014-12-07","end":"2014-12-07","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/snowflakes-by-cerrie-burnell","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/tn-snowflakes-cerrie-burnell.jpg","age":"Ages 3+","displaySdate":"Sun 7 December 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 7 December 2014","desc":"Sunday 7 December. Join much-loved CBeebies presenter and children's author Cerrie Burnell for an interactive reading and book signing of her first picture book, Snowflakes."},{"id":4863,"title":"Weekday activities, 8-12 December","start":"2014-12-08","end":"2014-12-14","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-8-12-december","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 8 December 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 12 December 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":4581,"title":"Romp and Roll","start":"2014-12-13","end":"2014-12-13","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-15","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/childrens-dance-tn.jpg","age":"Ages 2-5","displaySdate":"Sat 13 December 2014","displayEdate":"Sat 13 December 2014","desc":"Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers."},{"id":4864,"title":"Weekend activities, 13-14 December","start":"2014-12-13","end":"2014-12-14","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-13-14-december","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 13 December 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 14 December 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"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":"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."},{"id":4582,"title":"Romp and Roll","start":"2014-12-20","end":"2014-12-20","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/romp-and-roll-16","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/childrens-dance-tn.jpg","age":"Ages 2-5","displaySdate":"Sat 20 December 2014","displayEdate":"Sat 20 December 2014","desc":"Bust a move in this fun, playful dance session for toddlers and their carers."},{"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"},{"id":4865,"title":"Weekday activities, 15-19 December","start":"2014-12-15","end":"2014-12-19","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-15-19-december","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 15 December 2014","displayEdate":"Fri 19 December 2014","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":3122,"title":"Weekday activities, 5-9 January","start":"2015-01-05","end":"2015-01-09","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-5-9-january","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 5 January 2015","displayEdate":"Fri 9 January 2015","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":2977,"title":"Weekend activities, 10-11 January","start":"2015-01-10","end":"2015-01-11","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-10-11-january","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 10 January 2015","displayEdate":"Sun 11 January 2015","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":3117,"title":"Weekday activities, 12-16 January","start":"2015-01-12","end":"2015-01-16","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-12-16-january","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 12 January 2015","displayEdate":"Fri 16 January 2015","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":3118,"title":"Weekend activities, 17-18 January","start":"2015-01-17","end":"2015-01-18","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-17-18-january","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 17 January 2015","displayEdate":"Sun 18 January 2015","desc":"Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":3113,"title":"Weekday activities, 19-23 January","start":"2015-01-19","end":"2015-01-23","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekday-activities,-19-23-january","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekday-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Mon 19 January 2015","displayEdate":"Fri 23 January 2015","desc":"Regular activities at the Museum on weekdays."},{"id":3114,"title":"Weekend activities, 24-25 January","start":"2015-01-24","end":"2015-01-25","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/weekend-activities,-24-25-january","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/events-images/weekend-activities-tn.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 24 January 2015","displayEdate":"Sun 25 January 2015","desc":"Regular activities taking place at the Museum on Saturday and Sunday."},{"id":4706,"title":"Hidden Identities Unfinished","start":"2014-12-20","end":"2015-06-28","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/hidden-identities-unfinished","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/exhibition-images/its-my-party.../tn-its-my-party.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 20 December 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 28 June 2015","desc":"20 December 2014 - 28 June 2015. This display of photographs by Yvonne de Rosa examines the lives of children and families living under adverse conditions in Bosnia and Romania."},{"id":3564,"title":"Small Stories: At Home in a Dolls' House - About the exhibition","start":"2014-12-13","end":"2015-09-06","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/small-stories-about","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/exhibition-images/small-stories-images/tn-small-stories.jpg","age":"","displaySdate":"Sat 13 December 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 6 September 2015","desc":"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."},{"id":4705,"title":"It's My Party...","start":"2014-09-20","end":"2015-07-05","url":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/whats-on/events-and-activities/events-and-activities-calendar/its-my-party...","image":"http://www.museumofchildhood.org.uk/__images/site-images/exhibition-images/its-my-party.../tn-its-my-party.jpg","age":"All ages","displaySdate":"Sat 20 September 2014","displayEdate":"Sun 5 July 2015","desc":"Until 5 July 2015. We all have birthdays, but how we mark the passing years is very personal..."}]

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