December events at Museum of London

December 1, 2009toDecember 31, 2009

Mini Moles babies group

  • Learn, play and explore together every Wednesday during term-time. This session is for babies aged 6 months-walking and their carers and includes stories, rhyme time and an opportunity to meet others in a relaxed setting.
  • Duration: 1 hour(s) .
  • Advanced booking required.
  • No fee
  • Wednesday 2 December: 10.30am
  • Wednesday 9 December: 10.30am

Little Moles toddlers group

  • Learn, play and explore together every Wednesday during term-time in this fun, hands-on and creative session.
  • Duration: 1 hour(s) .
  • Advanced booking required.
  • No fee
  • Wednesday 2 December: 3.30pm
  • Wednesday 9 December: 3.30pm

Into battle?

  • One of the most striking objects in our prehistoric gallery looks like it was made for battle, but it may have had other uses. Have a closer look as you create your own version and decide for yourself.
  • Duration: 1 hour(s) 30 mins.
  • No fee
  • Sunday 6 December: 12.30pm & 2.30pm

Victorian belongings

  • A special chance to get a closer look at some Victorian objects before our new Galleries of Modern London open in Spring 2010. Test your knowledge and see if you can guess what they are.
  • Duration: 1 hour(s) 30 mins.
  • No fee
  • Sunday 13 December: 12.30pm & 2.30pm

A Christmas creation

  • Look back at what Christmas was like in Victorian London and discover the roots of today’s Christmas decorations in this art workshop.
  • Duration: 1 hour(s) 30 mins.
  • No fee
  • Sunday 20 December: 12.30pm & 2.30pm

My Saxon party

  • Help us decorate our Saxon house and make it ready for the winter festivals.
  • Duration: 1 hour(s) 30 mins.
  • No fee
  • Sunday 27 December: 12.30pm & 2.30pm
  • Monday 28 December: 12.30pm & 2.30pm

Victorian trinkets

  • Come and make your own festive Victorian trinket to decorate your home. A fun, creative session for children aged 2-5 years and their carers.
  • Duration: 30 mins.
  • Tickets on application
  • No fee
  • Wednesday 30 December: 11.0am & 12.0pm & 2.0pm

Come dress the tree

  • Decorate your tree like the Victorians this year. Make your own Christmas tree decoration to take home in this art workshop.
  • Duration: 1 hour(s) 30 mins.
  • No fee
  • Thursday 31 December: 12.30pm & 2.30pm

Very special decoration

  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Minimum age: 5
  • Hear the story of how a Christmas decoration was brought all the way to London from the Caribbean and what makes it so special.
  • Tuesday, December 29, 2009, 13:00 – 13:30 and 14:00 – 14:30 and 15:00 – 15:30
  • Wednesday, December 30, 2009, 13:00 – 13:30 and 14:00 – 14:30 and 15:00 – 15:30

Let’s decorate London

  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Minimum age: 5
  • When London got ready for a new Queen in 1953 there were decorations everywhere. Listen to the stories from the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II and hear how the whole London celebrated.
  • Saturday, January 2, 2010, 13:00 – 13:30 and 14:00 – 14:30 and 15:00 – 15:30
  • Sunday, January 3, 2010, 13:00 – 13:30 and 14:00 – 14:30 and 15:00 – 15:30

Where do we go?
Museum of London
London Wall
EC2Y 5HN

Open Daily 10am-6pm
Last Admission 5.30pm

020 7001 9844

How do we find out more?
Visit our Museum page on the Museum of London