Livesey Museum for Children

 
 
ADDRESS
682 Old Kent Road, Peckham, Southwark, London SE15 1JF 
 
TELEPHONE
 
OPENING TIMES
Tue to Sat 10:00 - 17:00. Closed Bank Holidays inc Good Friday
 
PRICES
Free
 

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  • Visitor Information

Livesey Museum for ChildrenThe Livesey Museum runs a changing programme of lively, unusual, interactive exhibitions for children up to the age of 12, their parents, carers and schools. Past exhibitions have been on Light, Robots, Art, Words and Numbers. Workshops and events are run during school holidays, exploring themes of the exhibitions.

THE LIVESEY MUSEUM FOR CHILDREN WAS CLOSED DOWN BY SOUTHWARK COUNCIL IN 2008. MEANWHILE FRIENDS OF THE LIVESEY ARE STILL TRYING TO SECURE A FUTURE FOR THE MUSEUM.

 

LondonTown.com - Livesey Museum for Children Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Surrey Quays Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
Bermondsey Tube Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
 
Q-Park Butlers Wharf
 
29 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Family Fun

X Marks the Spot Livesey Museum for Children, SE15 1JF 11th February 2008 - 20th April 2008 Go treasure hunting instead of egg hunting at the Livesey...

 
 
London's Best Events 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
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Hotels near Livesey Museum for Children

Near Livesey Museum for Children
Church Street Hotel London London
Church Street Hotel London
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £50  37% off
29-33 Camberwell Church Street, SE5 | 25 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Billing itself as 'a Spanish Americana oasis in the heart of downtown South London', the Church Street Hotel is certainly unique and boutique-y. Frida Kahlo stares ...More
 
 
 
The Bermondsey Square Hotel London
The Bermondsey Square Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £42  42% off
Bermondsey Square, SE1 | 25 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Bermondsey Square Hotel offers a peaceful place to stay with its 79 bedrooms taking up one side of the traffic-free square. All rooms in this modern ...More
 
 
 
Think Bermondsey Street London London
Think Bermondsey Street London
London > Apartment > Apartment  from £75  34% off
190 Bermondsey Street, SE13TQ | 27 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Located on trendy Bermondsey Street (the entrance is the alleyway next to Bermondsey Kitchen), these Think apartments come as one-bed studios or twins - two double ...More
 
 
 
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Alternative Museums nearest Livesey Museum for Children

Nearest to Livesey Museum for Children
Brunel Museum London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brunel Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, Southwark, London SE16 | 27 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Within the original engine house in Tunnel Road, SE16, this permanent exhibition commemorates the world's first subaqueous tunnel built by Sir Marc Isambard Brunel assisted by ...More
 
 
 
Fashion and Textile Museum London
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Fashion and Textile Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
83 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 30 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
The fashionista behind the Fashion and Textile Museum is Zandra Rhodes, the colourful designer who won the Designer of the Year award in 1972 and in ...More
 
 
 
Tower Bridge Exhibition London
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Tower Bridge Exhibition
London > Attractions > Museums
Tower Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 30 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its ...More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Livesey Museum for Children

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Livesey Museum for Children
Dilston Grove London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dilston Grove
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Southwest Corner of Southwark Park, Southwark, London SE16 | 14 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Set up by the Cafe Gallery Projects London, who also run the nearby Cafe Gallery in the centre of Southwark Park just a five-minute walk away, ...More
 
 
 
Cafe Gallery Projects London
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Cafe Gallery Projects
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
1 Park Approach, Southwark Park, Southwark, London SE16 | 17 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Before the Bermondsey Artists' Group (BAG) took over the cafe in the middle of Southwark Park it had fallen into disrepair. The building was completely renovated ...More
 
 
 
South London Gallery London
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South London Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
65 Peckham Road, SE5 | 18 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
This is one of London's most important contemporary art exhibition spaces, having shown artists such as Gilbert and George, Tracey Emin, Mark Quinn and Julian Schnabel ...More
 
 
 
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Events near Livesey Museum for Children

Near Livesey Museum for Children
Peckham Library London
Ongoing
Peckham Library
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 1st January 2013 to 31st December 2015 - Various Times
Peckham Library, 122 Peckham Hill Street, SE15 | 12 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Large four floor library in Peckham, London. With 70 adult study spaces available, free internet and wifi access, and many classes and clubs available for all ...More
 
 
 
The Cuming Museum Cabinet Of Curiosity Presents Mythical Creatures London
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The Cuming Museum Cabinet Of Curiosity Presents Mythical Creatures
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 26th July and Saturday 2nd August 2014 - 2pm-3.30pm
Peckham Library, 122 Peckham Hill Street, SE15 | 12 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Discover the story of the Japanese Kylin, then create your own mythical creatures to take home and bring you good luck....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Livesey Museum for Children

Near Livesey Museum for Children
Bussey Building London
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Bussey Building
London > Entertainment >
133 Rye Lane, SE15 | 17 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Once an industrial powerhouse, one of the premier cricket bat makers in the country and an air raid shelter during the Second World War, the historic ...More
 
 
 
Theatre Peckham London
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Theatre Peckham
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Havil Street, SE5 | 19 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
In the heart of Borough, behind Southwark Town Hall, the Peckham Theatre offers theatre workshops especially aimed at children and young people in the borough. Their ...More
 
 
 
Shortwave Cinema London
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Shortwave Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
10 Bermondsey Square, Southwark, London SE1 | 25 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Shortwave films, a company whose primary objective was to promote emerging film and video artists, have set up this independent cinema in Bermondsey Square. As you'd ...More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Livesey Museum for Children

The best shops and markets near Livesey Museum for Children
St John Bakery London
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St John Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Arch 72 Druid Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 23 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Fegus Henderson's St John stable extends from the restaurant by Smithfield to this bakery in Bermondsey. Although primarily a wholesalers, St John Bakery does open its shutters ...More
 
 
 
St John Bakery London
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St John Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Arch 72 Druid Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 23 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Fegus Henderson's St John stable extends from the restaurant by Smithfield to this bakery in Bermondsey. Although primarily a wholesalers, St John Bakery does open its shutters ...More
 
 
 
Coleman Coffee Roasters London
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Coleman Coffee Roasters
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
55 Stanworth Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 24 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Wake up on a Saturday morning and smell the freshly roasted coffee at Coleman Coffee Roasters, a small batch coffee roastery at No. 55 Stanworth Street ...More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Livesey Museum for Children

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No. 67 Café and Restaurant London
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No. 67 Café and Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
67 Peckham Road, SE5 | 18 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Modern European Cuisine...More
 
 
 
Ganapati London
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Ganapati
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
38 Holly Grove, Peckham, , SE15 | 18 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
South Indian cuisine....More
 
 
 
Cool Cats' Cafe London
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Cool Cats' Cafe
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
149 Southampton Way, SE5 | 19 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
British Cuisine...More
 
 
 
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Education near Livesey Museum for Children

Near Livesey Museum for Children
Workers' Educational Association London
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 miles from Livesey Museum for Children
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes....More
 
 
 
The Making Space London
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 3.1 miles from Livesey Museum for Children
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ...More
 
 
 
City Journalism London
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 3.2 miles from Livesey Museum for Children
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ...More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Livesey Museum for Children

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Burgess Park BMX Track London
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Burgess Park BMX Track
London > Leisure >
Burgess Park, Albany Road, SE5 | 17 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
A legacy of the 2012 London Olympics, the state of the art £1.1m Burgess Park BMX Track opened to the public in August 2013, a year ...More
 
 
 
Peckham Rye Common London
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Peckham Rye Common
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Peckham Rye, SE15 | 28 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Peckham Rye combines the Park and Common providing a large green space for sports, sun bathing, families and ducks. Notable aspects include ornamental gardens - ...More
 
 
 
Snowsfields Wellness London
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Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 32 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ...More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Livesey Museum for Children

The best pubs near London Livesey Museum for Children.
The Rye Hotel London
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The Rye Hotel
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
31 Peckham Rye, SE15 | 24 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
...More
 
 
 
The Captain Kidd London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Captain Kidd
London > Nightlife > Pubs
108 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 28 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
The real magic of Wapping's riverside Captain Kidd pub is outside on the L-shaped patio. The Thames is rather narrow here and so the action seems ...More
 
 
 
Wibbley Wobbley London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wibbley Wobbley
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Greenland Dock, off Rope Street, Southwark, London SE16 | 28 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Cute, unpretentious bar housed on a boat docked in the Thames. A world away from the bustling, brash mainstream bars, pubs and clubs of central London, is ...More
 
 
 
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40 Maltby Street London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
40 Maltby Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
40 Maltby Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 26 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Under the railway arches on Maltby Street is a food lover's paradise, filled with shops from the likes of St John Bakery, Monmouth Coffee, Kernel Brewery ...More
 
 
 
Hide Bar London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hide Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 30 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Conveniently located on the ground floor of the International Wine & Spirit Centre on Bermondsey Street, a stone's throw from London Bridge, it comes as no ...More
 
 
 
Corsica Studios London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Corsica Studios
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 5 Farrell Court, Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 33 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
A superbly designed two-room club and arts venue that captures the feeling of an illegal party in a squatted industrial space - while still being clean, ...More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Livesey Museum for Children

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The Biscuit Factory London
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The Biscuit Factory
London > Business > Venue Hire
Drummond Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 16 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
Peek Frean & Co made biscuits here in Bermondsey for 123 years, from 1866 until 1989 when the factory closed. Home to baked goods like the ...More
 
 
 
London City Hall London
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London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 33 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
...More
 
 
 
The Bridge London
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The Bridge
London > Business > Venue Hire
Weston Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 33 minutes from Livesey Museum for Children
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Bump And Hustle Music
Concerts | On 12th July 2014 

Bussey Building 17 minutes walk from Livesey Museum For Children

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Frank's Cafe
Frank's Cafe
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2014 

Peckham Rye Multistory Car Park 17 minutes walk from Livesey Museum For Children

On the 6th floor of the disused Peckham Multi-Story Car Park this summer you'll find parked cars replaced with drinkers ...More

 
In Violet, Flies Are Spies From Hell
Concerts | On 12th July 2014 

New Cross Inn 23 minutes walk from Livesey Museum For Children

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The Take That Experience: Take That Tribute
Concerts | Until 12th July 2014 

The Venue 24 minutes walk from Livesey Museum For Children

The band performs the hits of the re-formed 1990s boy band....More

Open Studio: Vitrine Residency
Exhibitions | On 12th July 2014 

Vitrine Bermondsey Street Gallery 25 minutes walk from Livesey Museum For Children

An informal group show featuring works-in-progress by Vitrine resident artists including Eleni Bagaki and Heena Kim, hosted by curator Mary ...More

The StockMKT Summer Samba Spectacular
Shopping | On 12th July 2014 

Bermondsey Square 25 minutes walk from Livesey Museum For Children

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Midnight Apothecary Bastille Day Special
Leisure | On 12th July 2014 

Brunel Museum 1.4 miles from Livesey Museum For Children

A wild cocktail bar in a riverside rooftop garden celebrating Bastille Day with exquisite French botanical cocktails around the fire ...More

Saturday at Amersham Arms
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 12th July 2014 

The Amersham Arms 1.49 miles from Livesey Museum For Children

Indie and rock courtesy of The Coral....More

Mexican Textiles: Frida Kahlo & the Art of the Rebozo
Mexican Textiles: Frida Kahlo & the Art of the Rebozo
Exhibitions | Until 30th August 2014 

Fashion and Textile Museum 1.53 miles from Livesey Museum For Children

From June 2014, the Fashion and Textile Museum highlights the art of the rebozo, a distinctly Mexican garment which Frida ...More

 
Tower Bridge Exhibition Tickets
Tower Bridge Exhibition Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 12th July 2014 

Tower Bridge Exhibition 1.57 miles from Livesey Museum For Children

Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points ...More

 
 
 
 
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