March events at Museum of London and Museum of London Docklands

March 1, 2010toMarch 31, 2010

Museum of London

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
Ticketed event: advance booking only
Minimum age: 1

  • Wednesday, March 3, 15:30 – 16:30
  • Wednesday, March 10, 15:30 – 16:30
  • Wednesday, March 17, 15:30 – 16:30
  • Wednesday, March 24, 15:30 – 16:30

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
Ticketed event: advance booking only

  • Wednesday, March 3, 11:00 – 12:00
  • Wednesday, March 10, 11:00 – 12:00
  • Wednesday, March 17, 11:00 – 12:00
  • Wednesday, March 24, 11:00 – 12:00
  • Wednesday, March 31, 11:00 – 12:00

Stories from the Thames
Do you know why oil lamps and elephant gods are being found in the Thames? Come and enjoy the Hindu stories which solve this mystery.
Duration: 30 minutes
Minimum age: 7

  • Sunday, March 7, 13:00 – 13:30
  • Sunday, March 7, 14:00 – 14:30
  • Sunday, March 7, 15:00 – 15:30

Lines, dots and dashes
Prehistoric pottery was beautifully decorated. Get stuck in and make your own pot inspired by those on display.
Duration: 1 hour  30 minutes
Minimum age: 5

  • Sunday, March 14, 12:30 – 14:00
  • Sunday, March 14, 14:30 – 16:00

Boudica in London
Find out what survived Boudica’s visit to London. Hear her story, discover why she decided to fight against the Romans and learn about her brave victories and final defeat.
Duration: 30 minutes
Minimum age: 5

  • Sunday, March 21
  • 13:00 – 13:30
  • 14:00 – 14:30
  • 15:00 – 15:30

Edible history
Choose your picture wisely, make it your own by adding a personal touch, then turn it into a delicious cupcake.
Duration: 45 minutes
Ticketed event: tickets allocated upon arrival
Minimum age: 5

  • Sunday, March 28
  • 11:30 – 12:15
  • 13:00 – 13:45
  • 14:30 – 15:15

Museum of London Docklands

Little Mudlarks toddlers group: Messy Mondays
Come and use your senses and get messy together in our special monthly creative session as part of our Little Mudlarks toddlers group
Duration: 1 hour  45 minutes
Ticketed event: advance booking only
Fee payable  £1.00
Minimum age: 1

  • Monday, March 1, 10:15 – 12:00

Mini Mudlarks babies group
Learn, play, explore and have fun together every Monday during term-time in our Mudlarks gallery. The 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
Ticketed event: advance booking only

  • Monday, March 1, 12:45 – 13:45
  • Monday, March 8, 12:45 – 13:45
  • Monday, March 22, 12:45 – 13:45
  • Monday, March 29, 12:45 – 13:45

Under 5s storytime
Join us in our galleries for stories, music and fun every Thursday during term-time, then come and play in Mudlarks.
Duration: 30 minutes
Minimum age: 0

  • Thursday, March 4, 15:00 – 15:30
  • Thursday, March 11, 15:00 – 15:30
  • Thursday, March 18, 15:00 – 15:30
  • Thursday, March 25, 15:00 – 15:30

Little Mudlarks toddlers group: Musical Mondays
Sing, rhyme and play together in this special monthly musical session as part of our Little Mudlarks toddlers group.
Duration: 1 hour  45 minutes
Ticketed event: advance booking only
Fee payable  £1.00
Minimum age: 1

  • Monday, March 15, 10:15 – 12:00

Mini Mudlarks babies group: Musical Mondays
Sing, rhyme and play together in this special monthly musical session as part of our Mini Mudlarks babies group.
Duration: 1 hour
Ticketed event: advance booking only

  • Monday, March 15, 12:45 – 13:45

Sailor’s 1000 stories and puppet making
Join us for a fun story and turn your favourite character into a puppet to take home with you.
Duration: 1 hour
Minimum age: 5

  • Saturday, March 6
  • 12:30 – 13:30
  • 14:30 – 15:30

Vocaleyes
Explore the history of Docklands while focusing on key objects in our gallery tours for visually impaired visitors.
Minimum age: 8
Duration: 30 minutes

  • Sunday, March 7
    15:00 – 15:30

Queen Nanny and the Maroons
Discover the story of Nanny and the the Maroons, a fierce military leader in 1740s Jamaica. Known for her resistance, for outwitting the British Army and for leading many Africans to freedom, share in this interactive experience of rhyme and song. Queen Nanny and the Maroons is a play for audiences from 7+ including rhyme, songs, and an opportunity to share in a truly interaction experience.
Duration: 30 minutes

  • Saturday, March 6
  • 14:00 – 14:30
  • 15:00 – 15:30
  • Sunday, March 7
  • 14:00 – 14:30
  • 15:00 – 15:30

ARP Warden
Meet an air raid precaution warden and hear about her work and efforts to keep people safe during World War II
Duration: 30 minutes
Minimum age: 6

  • Saturday, March 13
  • 12:30 – 13:00
  • 14:30 – 15:00
  • 15:30 – 16:00

A whale’s tale
Explore our collections to find whale related objects, be inspired by beautiful whale music and create a short story book about these mysterious creatures.
Duration: 3 hours
Minimum age: 5

  • Saturday, March 20
  • 12:30 – 15:30

Make a miniboat
The Thames has been a busy river for centuries, with boats arriving from all over the world. Make your own boat using a range of exciting materials. Will it float?
Duration: 1 hour
Ticketed event: tickets allocated upon arrival
Minimum age: 5

  • Saturday, March 27
  • 12:30 – 13:30
  • 14:30 – 15:30

Where do we go?

Museum of London
London Wall
EC2Y 5HN

Open Daily 10am-6pm
Last Admission 5.30pm

Museum of London Docklands
West India Quay
E14 4AL

Open Daily 10am-6pm
Last Admission 5.30pm

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