Family-friendly activities to do at home

Join us every week for a range of family-friendly activities to do at home with your little ones.

Get creative, have a go at some of our Tower Bridge-themed activities below. We'd love to see what you come up with. 

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Learn Semaphore

When Tower Bridge is about to open, the Bridge Driver needs to speak to the ship to make sure it's ready. Before radio, they used semaphore signals.

Discover more and have a go at sending a semaphore message with this activity!

Making a moving Tower Bridge picture

Tower Bridge is famous because it opens for passing boats.

Have a go at making your own moving Tower Bridge picture, perfect for the Make a stop motion film activity!

Make a stop motion film

Learn how to make a stop motion film and use the technology in your pocket to bring your favourite story to life.

Make an origami boat

Thousands of ships pass under Tower Bridge each year. Have a go at making your own decorated origami boats!

Activity Sheets

Practice your counting by trying one of our dot to dot pictures or simply enjoy one of our colouring sheets. 

Meet Bella, the Tower Bridge Cat

Bella is a fictional cat who goes on adventures in and around Tower Bridge. Discover the story of 'The Tower Bridge Cat', and get creative with our family-friendly cat-themed activities.

Children's Art Week 2020

This year, Children's Art Week is taking place across three weeks, from 29 June to19 July. Each week, Tower Bridge will be publishing two activities for you to enjoy at home.