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HALF TERM AT MUSEUM OF LONDON DOCKLANDS

A wide variety of events and activities are on at Museum of London Docklands – our favourites are:

THE KING OF SNAKES AND QUEEN OF RATS

19 & 20 October 2019

Journey through underground rivers and Borough Market to hear the tales of the Queen of Rats and King of Snakes. Then use your voice and body to create a soundscape in this interactive storytelling session.

RIVER DANCE

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21 & 23 October 2019

Move like the secret waters beneath our feet in this sensory, movement and craft workshop. Create a costume and perform a river-themed dance together.

WISHING WELLS AND CURSE TABLETS

21 & 25 October 2019

Whisper your wishes or code a curse. Discover how the Romans used magic spells and secret languages to bless their loved ones or curse their enemies by making your own river artefact.

MEET THE AUTHOR: THE CITY OF SECRET RIVERS

Tue 22 October 2019

Join The City of Secret Rivers author Jacob Sager Weinstein for a special talk at the Museum of London Docklands. Dive in to the wonderful world of his fantasy novels, set in London’s magical sewers and learn about his journey from book-loving kid to book-writing adult.

RIVER RHYTHMS

Tue 22 October 2019

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Explore London’s waterways through pictures and words and make a meandering river in the museum. Craft your own poem to transform into a sculpture in this creative workshop.

MAPPING THE RIVERS

Tue 22 October 2019

Model, make and draw London’s banks and waterways. Bring the rivers of London to life by helping to build a 3D map in the museum.

OPERATION RIVER RESCUE!

23 & 24 October 2019

A keen bunch of investigators can help the museum find out why our rivers have become polluted. Are you and your family up to the task? Probe the pollution in this investigative session with crafts.

SCENT OR STENCH?

Fri 25 Oct 2019

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Would you rather sniff the scents of the River Westbourne or the stench of the River Neckinger? Create your own finger pot using clay and fill it with a nasty or nice scent.

SECRET RIVERS SCROLLS

Sun 27 October 2019

Create your own secret river scroll using collage and paint. Gather inspiration from our exhibition Secret Rivers and explore connections and memories with your family through drawing, words and images.

Dates and times here.

Date

19 Oct 2019 - 27 Oct 2019

Time

10:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location

Museum of London
150 London Wall, London
Category

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