Family special events

Enjoy our World cultures and crafts family festival day on Saturday 20 May inspired by our exhibiiton Chris Ofili: Weaving Magic, tailored jazz workshops on 19 July, and a special event on 28 July to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday.

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May 2017

Musical magic carpet
Families under–5s

Saturday 20 May, 11–11.30am

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
Festival Day Creative worlds workshop
Families under–5s

Saturday 20 May, 11am–12.30pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
Detail from Henri Rousseau, Surprised!
Families over-2s

Saturday 20 May, 11am–1pm

Room 59
Festival Day dancing rhytms
Families over-2s

Saturday 20 May, 11am–12.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Festival Day miniature masterpiece workshop
Families ages 5–11

Saturday 20 May, 11am–12.30pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
Musical magic carpet
Families under–5s

Saturday 20 May, 12–12.30pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
African storytelling
Families over-2s

Saturday 20 May, 12.40–1.20pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Detail from William Hogarth, The Graham Children, 1742
Families ages 5–11

Saturday 20 May, 1–2.30pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
Festival Day dancing rhytms
Families over-2s

Saturday 20 May, 1.30–2.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Musical magic carpet
Families under–5s

Saturday 20 May, 2–2.30pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
Festival Day Creative worlds workshop
Families under–5s

Saturday 20 May, 2–3.30pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
Detail from Henri Rousseau, Surprised!
Families over-2s

Saturday 20 May, 2–4pm

Room 59
Festival Day miniature masterpiece workshop
Families ages 5–11

Saturday 20 May, 2–3.30pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
African storytelling
Families over-2s

Saturday 20 May, 2.45–3.25pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Musical magic carpet
Families under–5s

Saturday 20 May, 3–3.30pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
Detail from William Hogarth, The Graham Children, 1742
Families ages 5–11

Saturday 20 May, 3–4.30pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
African storytelling
Families over-2s

Saturday 20 May, 3.45–4.20pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre

July 2017

Baby jazz session
Families under–5s

Wednesday 19 July, 10.30–11.10am

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
Baby jazz session
Families under–5s

Wednesday 19 July, 11.45am–12.15pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
Baby jazz session
Families under–5s

Wednesday 19 July, 1.30–2pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer
Detail from Raphael, An Allegory ('Vision of a Knight’), about 1504
Families over-2s

Friday 28 July, 11am–4pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer