Igniting Curiosity Through the Power of Play

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Bring the London Children’s Museum to you with hands-on programs designed to engage both children and their grown-ups. Tell us how we can help you create a play-filled event!

For pricing, information, and to request a booking, complete an Outreach Booking Request.

Explore Engineering

Become an engineer as you design, build, test, and evaluate your own structure. Investigate the impact of different forces and explore how a structure’s shape impacts its stability.

Materials: Lego Wall, K’Nex, Straws & Connectors

Green Thumbs

Get hands-on with nature, explore loose parts, and dissect seeds. Use biodegradable ice cream cones to grow a seedling that can be planted right into your garden at home!

Materials: Cone Planters, Soil & Seeds, Natural Loose Parts

Investigating Gravity

Discover the effects of gravity’s pull using paint, marbles and meteorites. Explore how gravity works on different sized objects and witness non-contact forces in action.

Materials: Magnetic Marble Run, Meteorite Kit, Marble Painting

Out Of This World

Indulge your imagination and explore life beyond the stars. Build a miniature space shuttle, design a planet, and discover what happens when meteors crash land on earth!

Materials: Meteorite Kit, K’Nex, Art Supplies

Science of Sound

Learn about the mechanics of sound using tuning forks and a resonance bowl. Visualize sound waves and learn how these waves translate to sound when they interact with your ear.

Materials: Tuning Forks, Resonance Bowl, Drums

Shapes, Impressions & Patterns

Investigate the intersection of art and science in this open-ended program. Use colours, light, shadows, and geometric shapes to create your own designs and explore repeating patterns.

Materials: Supersized Mandala, Geometric Blocks, Art Supplies

Under Construction

Share your ideas for the London Children’s Museum’s future home at 100 Kellogg Lane! Using real floor plans, build, draw, and tell us about your hopes and dreams for our new space.

Materials: Building Blocks, Construction Tools, Floor Plans