Museum of Childhood Open daily 10.00 to 17.45 Admission free Menu

Download free resources, or come to one of our evening events to explore the Museum and gain insight into using the Collection as a teaching resource. Enrich your classroom practice and creativity through working with our experts and our national collection of childhood-related objects.hatgroup2

Download the Schools & Colleges 2016/17 brochure to discover and book our latest gallery sessions, workshops, events and more:

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To book, contact:
020 8983 5205 or email


Early Years (Nursery and Reception)

Elephant Safari

Moving Toy mapcards

Fish mapcards

Reception and KS1

‘My Visit’ booklet

Teddy Bear Hunt

KS1 Moving Toys


Illustrating Michael Morpurgo

Michael Morpurgo: Exploring Themes

Entertained by Light timeline

Puppets and Drama

KS3 and Above

Michael Morpurgo: Exploring Themes

History of Play

Childhood Possessions

Learning Through Play


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If you’d like to book a whole-school CPD session or to discuss how the Museum can support your curriculum, please call the Formal Learning Manager on  020 8983 5209.

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V&A Museum of Childhood
Bethnal Green

The Museum is open daily from 10.00 to 17.45 in Bethnal Green, London.

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Exhibition - Michael Morpurgo: A Lifetime in Stories

22 July 2017 – 25 February 2018. Michael Morpurgo is one of Britain's best loved story makers and this unique exhibition showcases, the notebooks and manuscripts that became the classics we know today.

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Christmas at the V&A Museum of Childhood

Christmas 2017

26 November - 5 January. Join us for Christmas festivities as the V&A family gets musical!

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V&A Museum of Childhood collections

Discover the national collection of Childhood related objects, from ideas to design, toys to schoolbooks. All Museum of Childhood Objects