12.45-1.45pm, 8 September – 15 December (no session 27 October)
FREE
Learn, play and explore together every Monday during term-time. This session is for babies aged 6 months-walking and their carers and includes sensory, hands on and play based activities for you and your baby to enjoy together.
For extra fun join us for Musical Mondays on the third Monday of the month.
Please book online or call the box office on 020 7001 9844 from 11am on the Friday before the session to secure a place.

Little Mudlarks

10-11am & 11am – 12pm, 8 September – 15 December (no session 27 October)
FREE
Learn, play and explore together every Monday during term-time in this fun, hands-on and creative session for toddlers (walkers – 5 years) and carers.
For extra fun join us on the first session of the month for Messy Mondays and the third sessions of the month for Musical Mondays.
Please book online or call the box office on 020 7001 9844 from 10am on the Friday before the session to secure a place.

Under 5s Storytime

3-3.30pm, every Thursday during term time (No session 30 October)
FREE, Drop-in
Join us in our galleries for a fun and interactive story, told using puppets, museum objects and music – then come and play in Mudlarks children’s gallery if you have energy to spare! 1+

Music and Movement

10-10.45am & 11-11.45am, 16 September, 21 October, 18 November & 16 December
FREE, Drop-in
Join us for our monthly dance and music-making workshop then come and play in Mudlarks afterwards! 1+

Under 5s Explorer Bags

Themed under 5s Explorer Bags are available for 2-5 year olds packed with fun activities to help you explore the galleries together. Choose from Boats, Buildings and Under the Sea. Explorer Bags are FREE* every day from 10am 4.30pm from the Information desk.
*deposit required

Mudlarks Children’s Gallery

Entry is FREE but you will need to collect a timed ticket from the main desk on arrival. The gallery is open to the public all day during school holidays and at weekends, and from 2pm during the week at term-time. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment as tickets often sell out at busy times.

Please note, there is a height restriction of 1 metre in the soft play area.

Online games

Let your child have a go at our games specially designed for our very young audience. Games online