St George's Day at the Museum of Childhood  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 26TH APRIL 2014

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St George's Day at the Museum of ChildhoodDragon slaying stories, learning to maypole dance and a Punch and Judy show; St George's Day at the Museum of Childhood is perfect for keeping the kids entertained. The day's traditions are made relevant for today's youngsters with live music and dance, stroytelling, traditional games and arts and crafts activities.

 

About V & A Museum of Childhood

The Museum of Childhood houses the UK's largest collection of toys including dolls, dolls' houses, puppets, games, and toys. Collections showcase all aspects of childhood, from games throughout the ages to a historical look at cots, prams and feeding bottles (including a 19th century ceramic bottle). More about V & A Museum of Childhood


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C A Halpin: It's A Hard World For Little ThingsC A Halpin: It's A Hard World For Little ThingsA series of six large-scale graphite drawings influenced by the 1955 film The Night Of The Hunter that depict children and the physical,2016-05-06T10:00:00+01002016-07-17T00:00:00+0100 Where:
V & A Museum of Childhood,   Cambridge Heath Road      E2 9PA
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The Clangers, Bagpuss & CoThe Clangers, Bagpuss & CoThe Clangers, Bagpuss & Co The first major retrospective of Smallfilms - Firmin and Postgate's popular and influential production company - The Clangers, Bagpuss & Co at the Museum of Childhood gives adults the chance to enjoy a bit of nostalgia and also welcome their children into the world of children's characters of the past. Oliver Postgate's voice and Peter Firman2016-05-06T00:00:00+01002016-10-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
V & A Museum of Childhood,   Cambridge Heath Road      E2 9PA
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event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Museums | PRICING  Free  
DATES  19th March to 9th October 2016
VENUE  V & A Museum of Childhood 
The first major retrospective of Smallfilms - Firmin and Postgate's popular and influential production company - The Clangers, Bagpuss & Co at the Museum of Childhood gives adults the chance to enjoy a bit of nostalgia and also welcome their children into the world of children's characters of the past. Oliver Postgate's voice and Peter Firman... More about this event
 
On Their Own: Britain's Child MigrantsOn Their Own: Britain's Child MigrantsPhotographs and personal items telling the heartbreaking story of Britain's child migrants, sent to Canada, Australia and other Commonwealth countries between 1869 and 1970. Folk musicians John McCusker, Julie Matthews and Boo Hewerdine have contributed songs.2016-05-06T10:00:00+01002016-06-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
V & A Museum of Childhood,   Cambridge Heath Road      E2 9PA
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On Their Own: Britain's Child Migrants
The Tales We TellThe Tales We TellDrawings inspired by tribal memory, myths and everyday life, which offer a rare insight into Warli, a tribal art form from Western India. The exhibitions also features a film by artist Johnny Magee and an installation created through a pictorial exchange between pupils at Redlands Primary School, Tower Hamlets and a village school in Dahanu, Thane.2016-05-06T10:00:00+01002016-11-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
V & A Museum of Childhood,   Cambridge Heath Road      E2 9PA
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V & A Museum of Childhood,   Cambridge Heath Road      E2 9PA
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One-Day Conference: Britain's Child Migrants: Interpreting The Past And Remembering TodayOne-Day Conference: Britain's Child Migrants: Interpreting The Past And Remembering TodayTalks and discussions relating to the children who left Britain for Australia in the 20th century.2016-06-11T10:00:00+01002016-06-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
V & A Museum of Childhood,   Cambridge Heath Road      E2 9PA
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One-Day Conference: Britain's Child Migrants: Interpreting The Past And Remembering Today
Pictures From The ParkPictures From The ParkYoung instrumentalist musicians from Tower Hamlets perform a new piece by Kate Whitley alongside the Multi-Story Orchestra.2016-06-15T17:00:00+01002016-06-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
V & A Museum of Childhood,   Cambridge Heath Road      E2 9PA
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Pictures From The Park
Multi-Story OrchestraMulti-Story OrchestraKate Whitley and Christopher Stark direct the ensemble in a dark performance of Gavin Bryars's Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet and Bach's 'Fuga, Ricercata In 6 Voices' from The Musical Offering.2016-06-15T20:30:00+01002016-06-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
V & A Museum of Childhood,   Cambridge Heath Road      E2 9PA
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