What's on this weekend? Plan your family weekend with the kids with our round up of what's on in London 6th-7th October
We have heaps and heaps of inspiration for things to do in London this weekend. The following events are all a&u recommended and should be on any parents' radar! Click on the headers and links for more info and to book:
From the caterpillar to the stars Ganz wants to observe and understand it all – is the earth flat or round? Does the sun travel around the earth or earth around sun? Which came first, the chicken or the egg? How does electricity travel? No stone is left unturned! Discover what adventures Ganz stumbles in to at the Little Angel. 5–21 October. Tickets: £14, £12. Suitable for ages 7+.
Learn about the fascinating techniques used in the manuscripts on display in the exhibition, Splendours of the Subcontinent, and have a go yourself! Join in for an interactive storytelling this Saturday in the Pennethorne Gallery to discover how these precious works of arts were created. Then try the techniques you've learned about, including calligraphy with bamboo pens and gilding. Saturday, 6th October. 11am–5pm. Suitable for all ages.
The fun family day returns this weekend! Join in to create a Fun Palace throughout the theatre's building and garden, celebrating arts, culture and science. There will be pop-up storytelling performances, music and movement workshops, art sessions and craft workshops with a nature theme. Saturday, 6th October. 10am–4pm. All ages.
Head to Richmond Theatre this weekend where you can catch two Horrible Histories extravaganzas! Hear the legends about the torturing Tudors (from the horrible Henries to the end of evil Elizabeth) or dive into the history of Egypt with all the nasty bits left in! Terrible Tudors 3–7 Oct. Awful Egyptians 4–7 Oct. Tickets: £14–£25. Suitable for ages 5+.
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