Topic: London

Ahoy! National Maritime Museum Greenwich...

Ahoy shipmates! The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich opened its new children’s gallery aimed at under-8s last weekend. Kids in Museums volunteer Sarah Yeneralski and her children, James (aged 7) and Sophie (aged 5), were lucky enough to attend the opening and she says it won’t be the last time … Read more

Added: March 25, 2015Comments: 0

Child-led tours at the Wallace Collection...

Kids in Museums’ Workshop Development Manager Kim Biddulph went to see the practice run of the Young Curators’ tour for the public at the Wallace Collection.

I’ve never been on a child-led tour in a museum before. I was excited to be on the practice run of the Wallace Collections Young … Read more

Added: March 18, 2015Comments: 0

A Review of Colourful Collage by Hormazd Narielwalla and a Round-up of Other Fashion Exhibitions...

Our volunteer Emma Double reviews a new exhibition in a bespoke tailor’s studio in London, while commissioning editor Rhonda Carrier looks at other new and forthcoming fashion exhibitions of interest to children and teens.

Hormazd Narielwalla, an emerging London-based artist represented by Saatchi Art, creates colourful and delightful collage illustrations from … Read more

Added: March 6, 2015Comments: 0

An audio tour of the Houses of Parliament...

On her second visit to the Houses of Parliament, Rebecca Mileham and her family hear historic tales and discover chambers of secrets on an audio tour of Parliament.

I love the feeling of going behind the scenes of a famous place, and you don’t get much more famous than the Houses … Read more

Added: March 1, 2015Comments: 0

Bringing homework to life at the Museum of London...

Why do homework at home when you can go to a museum and bring the topic to life? This is what struck Kids in Museums’s very own Catherine when her nephew and niece, Aled (aged 10) and Rose (aged 8), visited her in London recently. She therefore took them to … Read more

Added: February 26, 2015Comments: 0

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