To celebrate the launch of the new exhibition Roman Dead, you can choose from a host of free family events (for kids age 5+) related to the exhibition. Our favourites include:
The Southwark Sarcophagus
Saturday 26 + Sunday 27 May
Learn about the amazing sarcophagus that is on display in the exhibition Roman Dead and create your own mini sarcophagus to take home.
Monday 28 May
Learn more about Roman perfume and create a unique fragrance to take home.
Suggested ages: 5+
The Little Old Boy
Tuesday 29 Wed + 30 May
Meet Mandy the Mudlark who discovers a mysterious Roman face pot. Listen as she tells the tale of the Little Old Boy.
Bones and Burials
Thursday 31 May
- 12 - 1.30 pm
- 2.30 - 4.00 pm
What can buried objects tell us about Roman Londoners? Make an artistic excavation in this drop-in art session.