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Half Term at Geffrye Museum of the Home


Although the museum is closed for redevelopment, there's still stuff going at at the Geffrye and most activities will take place in the front gardens under canvas so dress for the weather.

Free events on offer include:

Sharing is Caring - Tuesday 9 – Friday 12 April, 10am – 4.30pm

Sharing is a big part of family life - families share their time, love and happiness through special celebrations and daily rituals. Explore how sharing makes the world a better place with this week of free crafts, digital workshops, multi-sensory activities, stories and fun.

Light snacks and drink will be available to buy or bring a picnic to eat on the lawn. All children under 11 must be accompanied by an adult.

A Little Princess - Film Screening - Saturday 13 April, 11.30am - 1.30pm

Tickets £10 adults / £6 children. Adults accompanying children go free. All tickets come with a bag of popcorn.

The enchanting and uplifting children’s classic A Little Princess is based on Frances Hodgson Burnett’s beloved novel, Alfonso Cuarón’s (Roma, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban) irresistible adaptation sprinkles childlike wonder throughout the story of privileged Sara Crewe (Liesel Matthews).

Egg Marbling workshop - Saturday 13 April, 2pm

Create and take home your own totally unique, beautiful decorative eggs using paint marbling techniques with artist Freya Gabie. All materials are provided, including a twisted willow branch to create a ‘tree’ to display the finished eggs.

Suitable for ages 8+. Children must be accompanied by an adult

Tickets: £27 / £22 concs / £40 pair (decorating one tree together) / £74 group of 4 (decorating one tree together).

More info and tickets here.

Earlier Event: 9 April
Half Term At The Postal Museum
Later Event: 9 April
Half Term At The Royal Parks