December events @ Museum of London Docklands

December 1, 2009toDecember 31, 2009

Thursday 3 December

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 mins.
  • No fee
  • 3.0pm
  • 1+

Saturday 5 December

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! (BSL interpreted event)
  • Duration: 1 hour(s) .
  • No fee
  • 12.30pm & 2.30pm
  • 7+

Thursday 10 December

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 mins.
  • No fee
  • 3.0pm
  • 1+

Monday 7 December

Little Mudlarks toddlers group: Messy Mondays

  • Come and use your senses to explore a variety of art materials. A special monthly creative session as part of our Little Mudlarks toddlers group.
  • Duration: 1 hour(s) 45 mins.
  • Advanced booking required.
  • Fee: £0.75
  • 10.15am
  • 1+

Mini Mudlarks babies group

  • Learn, play and explore 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(s) .
  • Advanced booking required.
  • No fee
  • 12.45pm
  • 1+

Saturday 12 December

Oh Christmas tree!

  • Discover spices and flavours from across the seas that are associated with Christmas and use some to make your own Victorian style decorations.
  • Duration: 1 hour(s) .
  • Tickets on application
  • No fee
  • 12.30pm & 2.30pm
  • 5+

Saturday 19 December

Father Christmas comes to Docklands

  • Father Christmas will be visiting the Museum today. Drop by for a chat and tell him about your Christmas hopes and dreams.
  • Duration: 45 mins.
  • No fee
  • 11.0am & 1.0pm & 2.0pm
  • 1+

Monday 28 December

Victorian trinkets

  • Come and make your own 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
  • 11.0am & 12.0pm & 2.0pm
  • 2+

Christmas pomanders

  • Recreate the spicy smells of the dock warehouses as you make a pomander. Using spices and fruit once brought from overseas into these docks, your pomander could be a Christmas decoration, something to scent your wardrobe or take home as a gift.
  • Duration: 1 hour(s) .
  • Tickets on application
  • No fee
  • 12.30pm & 2.30pm
  • 4+

Wednesday 30 December

Christmas pomanders

  • Recreate the spicy smells of the dock warehouses as you make a pomander. Using spices and fruit once brought from overseas into these docks, your pomander could be a Christmas decoration, something to scent your wardrobe or take home as a gift.
  • Duration: 1 hour(s) .
  • Tickets on application
  • No fee
  • 4+

Where do we go?
Museum of London Docklands
West India Quay
E14 4AL

Open Daily 10am-6pm
Last Admission 5.30pm

0870 444 3855

How do we find out more?
www.museumindocklands.org.uk