Museum of Childhood Closed from 18 March 2020 Menu

What’s On

The V&A Museum of Childhood has lots of free fun things to do for all ages, from exhibitions and displays to activities for children, groups and schools.

Current Exhibitions and Displays

Place (Village), Rachel Whiteread

Rachel Whiteread’s celebrated artwork Place (Village) (2006-2008) is now on permanent display.

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Open Studio

Get involved and make us the most joyful museum in the world!

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Extinction Rebellion display

9 August 2019 – February 2020

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Jan von Holleben – Picture This!
Jan von Holleben – Picture This!

17 January until 10 May 2020

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Events and Activities

daily acitivites
Daily activities (term-time)

Details of free drop-in activities taking place during term time, including arts and crafts, tours, trails and storytelling.

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Open Play for Under 5s
Open Play for Under 5s (term-time)

Saturdays, 10.45 – 11.30 & 12.00 – 12.45

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Come and Play with Montessori

Second Wednesdays of the month

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Bethnal Green

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Exhibition - Jan von Holleben – Picture This!

Jan von Holleben – Picture This!

17 January until 10 May 2020

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Activity - Daily activities (term-time)

daily acitivites

Details of free drop-in activities taking place during term time, including arts and crafts, tours, trails and storytelling.

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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

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