Museum Mum’s FREE February half term holiday museum activity calendar

Next week is the first half term of 2015 – and being February, it will probably be blinking fr-reezing, and you’re still skint from Christmas. But fear not, you London parents – our fantastic museums have plenty to keep you to stop you climbing those icy walls, and keep you off those cold streets. In Museum… Continue reading Museum Mum’s FREE February half term holiday museum activity calendar

Museum Mum’s FREE summer holiday museum activity calendar

Just last week, a plea went out over my local facebook parenting page ‘I have a dilemma.. 6 weeks hols with no cash for days out at all. Any free days out ideas?’ I’m sure this echoes with lots of parents – six weeks can seem like a VERY long time, especially when money is in short… Continue reading Museum Mum’s FREE summer holiday museum activity calendar

Review – Museum of London

What a rainy half term we had – perfect for combining a family get-together with a museum visit. Our group consisted of five children, aged between 1 and 13, and three adult siblings (including one childless student) – so we needed somewhere that would appeal to all ages and interests. Enter the Museum of London,… Continue reading Review – Museum of London

Museums for Minecraft fans – Make. Hack. Do. festival at the Science Museum

Hands up – I don’t know what Minecraft is. I *think* it is a cult which young boys (in particular) pledge allegiance to at the age of about 10, and then cannot leave their house, have social interaction or do anything which doesn’t involve an electronic tablet. I really should google it. What I do know is that… Continue reading Museums for Minecraft fans – Make. Hack. Do. festival at the Science Museum

FREE half-term family fun in London museums!

Looking for something to do in London with the kids for half term next week? I’ve rounded up 12 London museums offering family activities. Best of all they are completely FREE – costing nought for either admission or the events themselves! Remember to check with the venue to see if booking is required, and what ages the activities… Continue reading FREE half-term family fun in London museums!