Family Activities

Family Activities

Our family activities are FREE with entry and are available throughout the day. Drop in and join in on the fun. It is open to children of all ages but are particularly appropriate for those aged 6 to 10.

Activities have been designed to be Covid-19 secure with disposable resources as well as increased cleaning and social distancing measures in place.

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Up next: Jumping Buses

One of our favourite stories is when a bus jumped over an opening Tower Bridge in December 1952. This feat took place long before video cameras became common so we’ve never seen it on film, until now!
Come and join in our family activities on Saturday 21 and Tuesday 31 May. Create your own stop-motion animation to take home.
Family activities are free with admission, drop in and open to children of all ages but are particularly appropriate for those aged 6 to 10.

Where: Inside the Engine Rooms
Time: 10am – 4pm
When: Saturday 21 and Tuesday 31 May

Do I need to book?

Family activities are drop-in and included in the price of admission, meaning you can join us at any time between the advertised times above. Just make sure to book your visit on one of the days listed above.

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Visit again for free

With a Family Activities Pass you can attend Family Activities Days for the next 6 months for free.

We made Semaphore flags and learnt a new way of communicating. It was such a great way of bringing history to life. My son was really into it, he made flags to spell his name and was well impressed with himself

Visitor, May 2021

Very friendly staff making us all feel welcome.

Visitor, August 2021
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[The activities] bring history to life, bringing the gap between today and yesterday.

Visitor, October half term 2020
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