Monday 26 March 2018

Museum of London - What's on in April?

City Now City Future – last chance
Closes 15 April 2018

Don’t miss your chance to experience our City Now City Future season before it comes to an end in April. Come along and see displays including London Visions, which imagines possible futures for the city, and VoiceOver Finsbury Park, where you can explore what happened when a social radio project was installed in a Finsbury Park tower block.
New in April
The London Salon: counterculture
Tue 10 Apr, 7-10pm
Museum of London
Marking the 50th anniversary of Time Out magazine, join us for an evening of talks and screenings from Time Out contributors and other writers and photographers who've documented youth tribes in London and beyond. Entry includes a drink.

In partnership with Time Out.

Pearls & Swine: the Ascot inspired workshop
Sat 21 & Sun 22 Apr, 10am – 5pm
Museum of London
Let your imagination go wild in this unique hat-making workshop with pop surreal milliner Pearls & Swine. Join us for a one day workshop and create your own bespoke hat, perfect for a day at the races or a friend’s wedding. Ideal for beginners or curious minds, no experience needed.
Women’s movement walk
From 26 May
Museum of London
Discover what life was like for women at the beginning of the 20th century and hear the stories of countless women who brought about change in their own way. Due to popular demand, new dates from May are now available to book.

Little Miss Inventor
Wed 4 Apr, 10.30-11.30am & 2-3pm
Museum of London
Take part in a special storytelling adventure celebrating the release of the latest character in the Little Miss series. Get your picture taken with Little Miss Inventor herself and meet her creator, Adam Hargreaves, who will draw you a special picture of your favourite Mr Men or Little Miss character. Ticket includes a copy of the book and a special goodie bag.

In partnership with Egmont and Sanrio.
More for families
Free Easter holiday events
Sat 31 Mar – Sun 15 Apr
Explore London’s future at free family events every day during the Easter holidays. Create a cyborg version of yourself in a digital workshop, help us draw a giant future city scape, join us for a time travel adventure story and much more.
Join today
Become a member and enjoy free fast-track exhibition entry to our upcoming major exhibition London Nights, and our exclusive events programme, as well as discounts in the shop, café and on event tickets. Find out more about our memberships and the many other ways you can support the museum.
Partner events
Shakespeare’s Ancient Ghosts
Tue 27 Mar, 6pm, Weston Theatre, Museum of London
Where do the ghosts in Shakespeare’s plays come from? In this lecture, Professor Jonathan Bate will summon up the ghosts of Old Hamlet, the victims of Richard III and Julius Caesar, revealing their origins in the bloody plays of Seneca.
The Giant Jam Sandwich
Wed 4  Sun 8 Apr, Main House, Pleasance London
One summer’s day, wasps invade the village of Itching Down. Noisy, nasty and worst of all, they don’t mind who they sting! That is until the baker has an idea... Jack McNamara’s inventive stage adaptation brings one of the most loved picture books to life, complete with a jam-tastic soundtrack by James Atherton.
Crossrail and the Charterhouse tours
From the Black Death to the founding of a Carthusian monastery in the 14th century to London’s newest railway, join us on this unique tour and discover the secrets that lie behind, or rather underneath, the Charterhouse.