Summer Holidays: Moon Stories

Queen's House

Visitor Notice: On Friday 22 November, the Queen's House will be closed to the public. Access to our grounds will be limited on the day.

Essential information

Event type: 
Date and time: 
30 July, 6 August, 13 August, 20 August, 27 August
Admission: 
Free
Location: 
National Maritime Museum, Learning space
Season: 
Family fun

Ready your little astronauts for a journey to the Moon! With stories, songs and play we will travel to space and back again.

Sensory Moons

30 July

11.00-13.00 | 14.00-16.00

Explore the moon with all your senses in this interactive play session for under 5s.

Free

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At Home on the Moon

6 August

11.00-13.00 | 14.00-16.00

Join in and create a giant lunar landscape inspired by images of the moon. Explore the space with your under 5s and hear stories about the moon.

Free

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3, 2, 1, Blastoff!

13 August

10.30 | 11.30 | 13.00 | 14.00

Explore the journey into space with storytelling and interactive activities for the under 5s. Learn about gravity, life as an astronaut and more!

Limited spaces

Free

 

Magical Moon Stories

20 August

10.30 | 11.30 | 13.00 | 14.00

Follow the full moon around the world in this musical storytelling session. Imagine yourself on an old, creaky sailing ship travelling to Australia, China and North America, to explore ancient folktales, myths and legands about the moon.

Limited spaces

Free

 

Man on the Moon

27 August

10.30 | 11.30 | 13.00 | 14.00

Be inspired by the story 'Man on the Moon' and create lunar landscapes and fantastical creatures to live there. Bring the moon to life with songs and games for under 5s.

Drop in

Free