Diwali Festival of Light

AHOY! price changes

Visitor Notice: From 6 April, AHOY! Children’s Gallery will be ticketed during weekends and school holidays to improve the visitor experience of this extremely popular gallery. 

Tickets are available up to 6 weeks in advance. Book now for 6 April onwards including Easter holidays.

Essential information

Event type: 
Date and time: 
Saturday 3 November | 11am - 16.00pm
National Maritime Museum
Family fun

Celebrate new beginnings and the triumph of light over darkness with dance, music, art and a lantern procession to the river Thames.

Drop in and try drumming, rangoli art and lantern making or joining the lantern parade to the river. 

  • Free
  • Drop in
  • Suitable for all ages