Half Term in Westminster and City

 
Create a Masterpiece Trafalgar Square The Strand
23-Jan-14 to 23-Jan-16

Try brass rubbing at St Martin-in-the-Fields for creative family fun with an historical twist! Brass rubbing in London and throughout the UK was a fashionable Victorian pastime...

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Families welcome area Tate Britain Millbank Westminster
3-Jul-14 to 3-Jul-16

Visit the new Welcome Area at Tate Britain and choose an activity for your family to enjoy together in the galleries. Activities encourage exploration and understanding of archite...

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Sherlock Holmes Museum of London Barbican
17-Oct-14 to 12-Apr-15

This year the Museum of London welcomes an exciting new exhibition, delving into the mind of the world's most famous fictional detective; Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes....

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CIRQUE DU SOLEIL - KOOZA Royal Albert Hall Kensington Road
6-Jan-15 to 19-Feb-15

Cirque du Soleil return to the Royal Albert Hall with their sensational show KOOZA, following the show's hugely successful UK premiere at the venue in 2013. KOOZA is a return to...

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Sylvia Young Theatre School Marylebone
22-Jan-15 to 22-Jan-17

Under the supervision of Sylvia Young OBE, our holiday courses are taken by teachers from our full-time school and also by professionals from the theatre world and are open to...

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IMAGINE CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL Southbank Centre Embankment
9-Feb-15 to 22-Feb-15

In February 2015, children take over Southbank Centre for two weeks of theatre, books, music, free fun and workshops for all ages. Lift noses out of books to catch appearances...

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The Telegraph Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show ExCeL East London
12-Feb-15 to 15-Feb-15

The Telegraph Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show - Driven by SEAT, is the UK's largest exhibition for adventurous people. Whether you're interested in walking, hiking, climbing,...

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Visit the family station London Transport Museum Covent Garden
14-Feb-15 to 22-Feb-15
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The new Family Station at London Transport Museum invites you to pick up a coin bag and choose some activities to do as you explore the Museum. Whether you fold your own bus and...

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Viewfinding Tate Modern Embankment
14-Feb-15 to 23-Jan-16

Change the way you look at the Tate by carrying your very own set of filters through the gallery! Create your own colour combinations, ‘edit' a painting or distort the architectu...

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Liminal - family activity Tate Modern Southbank
14-Feb-15 to 23-Jan-16

Liminal is a participatory sculpture for families, inviting you to experiment with shape, form and composition - inspired by the art and architecture of Tate Modern. Enjoy...

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Open Studio for Families Tate Britain Westminster
14-Feb-15 to 14-Jan-16

Thursdays and Fridays during school holidays Open Studio promotes creativity, improvisation and play for all ages. Open Studio invites you to explore, improvise and test ideas...

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Family Activities British Museum Holborn
14-Feb-15 to 21-Jan-16

Visit the Families Desk in the Great Court to borrow activities and for advice on your visit. Try our Free activity trails. 30–40 minute trails with exciting themes for children....

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Half Term Workshops The Cartoon Museum Holborn
14-Feb-15 to 20-Feb-15

The Cartoon Museum runs workshops for children and young people during every school holiday except Christmas/New Year. See our site for details of all the workshops. Places on...

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Roald Dahl Picture Book Week Discover Children’s Story Centre East London
14-Feb-15 to 22-Feb-15

oin us every day over February Half Term for your favourite Roald Dahl stories including The Enormous Crocodile and Revolting Rhymes as well as animal mask making inspired by the...

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Family Sundays Royal Opera House Covent Garden
15-Feb-15 to 22-Apr-16

Family Sundays are a new regular event for families to come and explore the Royal Opera House, its artists and the world of opera and ballet. Each Family Sunday will be packed...

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National Portrait Gallery Trafalgar Square
16-Feb-15 to 20-Feb-15

We offer family workshops for all school holidays and for four weeks during the summer. These range from Workshops, to Storytelling and Tour and Draw sessions within the Gallery...

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Free half term events for families Museum of London Barbican
16-Feb-15 to 23-Jan-16

The Museum of London is a great place to bring your family and learn about London's history together. If you're looking for something fun and free for all the family then come...

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Sports Holiday Camps Hampstead North London
16-Feb-15 to 20-Feb-15

School holiday camps at the BEST VENUES with the BEST TEACHERS... The Academies are running the school holiday camps at University College School for 3-17 year olds. 3-5's: Tin...

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Nature Explorers - Winter Art The Isis Education Centre Westminster
17-Feb-15
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Drop your 8 - 11 year old off at the Isis Education Centre where our experienced teaching team will provide a full day of guided outdoor games and activities. Activities include:...

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Design Day workshops at RIBA Royal Institute of British Architects City Of London wide
17-Feb-15 to 18-Feb-15
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Take part in our Design Day workshops this half-term and learn how architects – and you! – will shape the Future of our Cities. For ages 11-15. Size, Shape, Space: City of the...

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Design Quest: Green Growing Cities Royal Institute of British Architects Westminster
17-Feb-15
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What would our cities be without parks? Design and build a model of your own green growing city. Sow some seeds and watch your model city come to life with living green spaces....

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Discovery Day – Brilliant Birds The Isis Education Centre Westminster
18-Feb-15 to 19-Feb-15
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Drop in any time between 11am and 3pm to take part in a host of exciting activities including: - Making a bird feeder - Following the Bird Discovery Trail for facts on our feather...

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SCHOOL OF FISH STEPHEN ST KITCHEN Soho
19-Feb-15
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On Thursday 19th February, during half term, The Saucy Fish Co. will be taking over Soho-based Stephen St Kitchen restaurant to show the masses that preparing and cooking with...

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Skill Up workshops at RIBA Royal Institute of British Architects City Of London wide
19-Feb-15 to 20-Feb-15
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Take part in our Skill Up workshops this half-term and learn how architects – and you! – will shape the Future of our Cities. For ages 15-18. Apprentice Architect Thursday, 19...

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Mesmerising masks The National Gallery Trafalgar Square
21-Feb-15

Join China Pearl for traditional Chinese mask making. 5-11 years. Admission free. Places are limited and allocated one hour before the event. When an event starts at 10.30am,...

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Drop-in art workshop The Wallace Collection Marylebone
21-Feb-15
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Step back to the time of Sir Richard Wallace and celebrate 19th-century arts and entertainment. Learn to dance the quadrille, try your hand at popular games of chance and take...

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Launchpad The Science Museum Knightsbridge
21-Feb-15 to 11-Oct-15

Launchpad is packed with over 50 interactive exhibits, plus electrifying shows and lively demos, all from the wonderful world of physics. Launchpad is all about asking questions...

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Musical magic carpet The National Gallery Trafalgar Square
21-Feb-15

Fly away on the magic carpet, which comes to land in front of a different painting. Enjoy stories inspired by pictures in the National Gallery. Admission free. Places are limited...

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Colossal creature puppet making The National Gallery Trafalgar Square
21-Feb-15

Join artists Harriet Hill and Oliver Hymans to celebrate the year of the Sheep/Goat in the Chinese Zodiac by hunting for sheep in the paintings and making a huge puppet to parade...

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Rookie Rangers Wildlife Club Hampstead Heath North London
22-Feb-15

FREE: The Rookie Rangers Wildlife Club is open to children eight-12 years old. Join us one Sunday per month and during the school holidays to learn about wildlife, outdoor games,...

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