FAMILY FUN AT LEIGHTON HOUSE MUSEUM

Join our family programme and special events for children at Leighton House Museum, a unique and opulent Victorian palace of art.

 

  • Children £3 | FREE for accompanying parents or guardians
  • Suitable for children aged 6- 11 years old
  • Timings: 2 - 3:30pm. Please note that session are NOT drop-in and parents / guardians should remain in the Museum during the course of the workshop. Please arrive on time
  • For bookings enquiries please email museums@rbkc.gov.uk or call +44 (0) 20 7471 9153

 

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Embroidery Workshop with Lora Avedian

EMBROIDERY WORKSHOP WITH LORA AVEDIAN

Saturday 7 September, 2 - 3:30pm

 

Children will learn simple techniques and develop their hand sewing skills to create fun motifs which can be stitched onto their clothing, or made into an artwork to take it home!

Suitable for 7-11yrs. All materials provided

Calligraphy workshop at Leighton House Museum

CALLIGRAPHY WORKSHOP: WRITING LETTERS INTO ART

Saturday 19 October, 2 - 3:30pm

 

Have fun writing in Arabic calligraphy with traditional bamboo qalams (pens) and colour inks, whilst using the dot (nuqta) to measure your chosen letter.

Workshop led by master calligrapher, Gulnaz Mahboob

MORE FUN FOR FAMILIES:

SCAVENGER HUNT TRAIL

Families can also try exploring the house with our new Scavenger Hunt Trail, the first of a series of fun and interactive trails helping you discover Leighton, his house and garden. Ask for a pack in reception!

 

CONVERSATION STARTER

Construct your own 'conversation starter' and get ready to explore each room through colours, characters and magic words! Pick one at the Front Desk and enjoy!

 

FAMILY TICKETING AND LOYALTY SCHEME FOR YOUNG ADVENTURERS

Coming soon! Keep an eye on our website or subscribe to our special Family Fun e-newsletter


Open daily except Tuesday
10am - 5.30pm
12 Holland Park Road
London W12 8LZ
email: museums@rbkc.gov.uk