The British Museum
Great Russell Street
020 7323 8299
Area: Chiswick Fulham Ealing
Half Term Activities... The World of the Celts. Come to the Museum for a week of family activities all about the Celts. Make something to take home, contribute to a giant Celtic art installation and listen to ancient Celtic tales. Monday 26th - Friday 30th October.
Day of the Dead Family Festival Come to the Museum to celebrate the Day of the Dead – the vibrant Mexican festival where families gather to remember their dead.
With art, storytelling, films, music, dance and digital workshops in the Samsung Digital Discovery Centre, it’s a fun-filled weekend for all ages. Saturday 31st October and Sunday 1st November.
Ideas and materials for families
Samsung Digital Discovery Centre - Free digital workshops every weekend;
Activity trails - Exciting free trails to follow at the Museum, suitable for children aged 3 - 5, and 6 - 11;
Gallery backpacks - Free activities in a backpack, available weekends and school holidays;
Art materials - Borrow crayons, pencils and pads. Just ask at the Families Desk in the Great Court;
Object handling - Free every day at Hands On desks;
Children's Multimedia Guide (£) - Join Vid the Alien and his friends for a tour of the highlight objects in the British Museum.
About The British Museum
A museum of the world, for the world. Discover over two million years of human history and culture. Some of the world-famous objects include the Rosetta Stone, the Parthenon sculptures and Egyptian mummies.
Open daily 10.00–17.30
Fridays open until 20.30