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FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
FREE f Don’t miss Dickens and London until 10 June 2012 Charges apply Suggested age 11+
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11-19 February 2012

www.museumoflondon.org.uk/halfterm

Spend the day together as a family

Victorian secret message

Sat 11, Sun 12 & Fri 17 Feb, 12.30-2pm & 2.30-4pm Learn the secret language of flowers and herbs and write a message for a special person. 5+ Museum of London

Peep show

Sat 11 & Wed 15 Feb, 12.30-1.30pm & 2.30-3.30pm Explore the architecture of East India Quay then make a paper peep show. 5+ Museum of London Docklands

Characters from history – Charles Dickens

Sat 11 Feb, 1-1.30pm, 2-2.30pm & 3-3.30pm; Wed 15 Feb, 11.45am –12.15pm, 1.15-1.45pm & 3-3.30pm Meet Dickens and learn which of his novels are based on his childhood. 5+ Museum of London

The real Miss Havisham

Sun 12 & Mon 13 Feb, 1-1.30pm, 2-2.30pm & 3-3.30pm; Wed 15 Feb, 11-11.30am, 12.30-1pm & 2-2.30pm Find out who was behind Dickens’ eccentric and memorable Miss Havisham. 5+ Museum of London

Victorian playground

Mon 13 Feb, 10.30-11.30am &

2-3pm

Find out about Victorian games then make your own toy. 1+ Museum of London Docklands

Archaeology exposed

Mon 13, Tue 14 & Fri 17 Feb, 10am – 4pm Celebrate the tenth birthday of the Museum of London’s Archaeological Archive with a series of interactive object sessions. 7+ Museum of London

Enter a Victorian photograph

Mon 13 Feb, 12.30-1.30pm, 2-3pm & 3.30-4.30pm Create fictional Victorian characters, then dress up and enter a photograph from the time. 5+ Museum of London*

Enter a Victorian photograph

Tue 14 Feb, 12.30-1.30pm &

2.30-3.30pm

Create fictional Victorian characters, then dress up and enter a photograph from the time. 7+ Museum of London Docklands*

Bones and diseases

Thu 16 Feb, 11.30am – 12.15pm &

1.30-2.15pm

Join the Museum’s osteologists to explore life and death in London. 7+ Museum of London Docklands

life and death in London. 7+ Museum of London Docklands Caring for Dickens Hands on archaeology

Caring for Dickens

Hands on archaeology

Mon 13, Tue 14 & Fri 17 Feb,

3.15-4.15pm

Help improve the Museum’s archaeological collections. 7+ Museum of London*

Thu 16 Feb, 11.30am – 1pm &

2-3.30pm

Learn how the Museum’s conservators look after Dickensian objects. 5+ Museum of London

Strolling with Dickens

Thu 16 & Sat 18 Feb, 1-1.35pm, 2-2.35pm & 3-3.35pm Join our storyteller recreating Dickens’ walks through London. 5+ Museum of London

Victorian childhood

Fri 17 Feb, 11.30am – 12pm &

1.30-2pm

Explore the lives of children at work and play in Victorian London. 5+ Museum of London Docklands

Victorian optical illusions

Sat 18 Feb, 12.30-1.30pm &

2.30-3.30pm

See some spectacular illusions and learn your own magic tricks. 5+ Museum of London Docklands

Dickens’ children

Tue 14 Feb, 12-12.25pm, 1.30-1.55pm & 2.30-2.55pm Use the Museum’s collections to explore the work and play of children in Dickens’ time. 5+ Museum of London

Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Tue 14 Feb, 12.30-1pm, 2.30-3pm & 3.30-4pm Meet Brunel, the great engineer of ships and bridges. 5+ Museum of London Docklands

Victorian playground

Wed 15 Feb, 10.30-11.30am & 2-3pm Find out about Victorian games then make your own toy. 1+ Museum of London

games then make your own toy. 1+ Museum of London The legend of spring-heeled Jack Fri

The legend of spring-heeled Jack

Fri 17 Feb, 12.30-1pm, 2.30-3pm &

Mapping Dickens’ London

Sat 18 & Sun 19 Feb, 12.30-2pm &

2.30-4pm

3.30-4pm Hear the story of spring-heeled Jack that gripped the whole of Victorian London. 5+
3.30-4pm
Hear the story of spring-heeled
Jack that gripped the whole of
Victorian London. 5+
Museum of London Docklands
Make a map to guide you through
Dickens’ London. 5+
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Barbican, St Paul’s, MoorgateFREE ENTRY FREE ENTRY 150 London Wall, London, EC2Y 5HN Liverpool Street, City Thameslink 4, 8,

Liverpool Street, City ThameslinkWall, London, EC2Y 5HN Barbican, St Paul’s, Moorgate 4, 8, 25, 56, 100, 172, 242, 521

4, 8, 25, 56, 100, 172, 242, 521St Paul’s, Moorgate Liverpool Street, City Thameslink West India Quay, London, E14 4AL West India Quay

West India Quay, London, E14 4AL

West India Quay (14 mins from Bank)25, 56, 100, 172, 242, 521 West India Quay, London, E14 4AL Canary Wharf (11 mins

Canary Wharf (11 mins from Waterloo)100, 172, 242, 521 West India Quay, London, E14 4AL West India Quay (14 mins from

15, 115, 135, 277, D3, D6, D7, D8172, 242, 521 West India Quay, London, E14 4AL West India Quay (14 mins from Bank)

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