Family and Children
Museums are places to be entertained and inspired, and we try to make learning fun and our events unusual. The Brunels did not just build bridges and tunnels, they organised concert parties, dance events, underwater banquets, fairgrounds and shopping arcades. Brunel was not just an engineer, he was an impresario and showman.
Every summer we run a two-week Play Scheme celebrating the Thames Tunnel Fancy Fair of 1852. The Play Scheme is free for children in Southwark, but parents must register for the scheme. There will be games and activities, and children will be safe and supervised at all times. More details to follow…Read More