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Events

Family activity
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object exploration!

Family activity
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Pop along to our object handling station and get hand-on with a range of Ancient Egyptian objects, with the help of our curators. Suitable for all.

Workshop
Thursday, July 26, 2018

A special touch tour event for visitors with visual impairments and their families.

Family activity
Friday, July 27, 2018

Celebrate the centenary of the first British women winning the right to vote, see a very special sari on display and make your own textile artwork.

Family activity
Saturday, July 28, 2018

Celebrate the Festival of Archaeology and create your own treasure game.

Family activity
Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object exploration!

Family activity
Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Get creative and decorate your own ceramic tile.

Workshop
Thursday, August 2, 2018

A special touch tour event for visitors with dementia and their caregivers.

Family activity
Friday, August 3, 2018

Learn all about the Ancient Egyptian Sphinx and make your own scary sculpture.

Family activity
Saturday, August 4, 2018

Create your own piece of Tibetan-inspired thangka artwork.

Family activity
Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object exploration!

Family activity
Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Find out about the Japanese Meiji Emperor and Empress and get them dressed for the new Meiji Era!

Family activity
Friday, August 10, 2018

Come along and make a Chinese paper lantern.

Family activity
Saturday, August 11, 2018

Discover the Indian art of rangoli and create your own rangoli matching game.

Family activity
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object exploration!

Family activity
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Find out how we stop pests from eating the Museum collections and make your own museum bug.

Family activity
Friday, August 17, 2018

Come and see the Chinese sword on display and decorate your own sword.

Family activity
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Find out how the Ancient Egyptians built the pyramids and make your own sandy pyramid to take home.

Lecture
Saturday, August 18, 2018

What is noh? And how is a new noh in traditional style conceived from 'page to stage'?

Family activity
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object exploration!

Family activity
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Celebrate the centenary of the first British women winning the right to vote, see the Coral Eye sculpture and make your own upcycled creature.

Family activity
Friday, August 24, 2018

Children with autism, learning or sensory impairments and their families are invited to take part in our quiet-time craft activities. See our Japanese fish plate and make your own fabulous fish from a range of art materials.

Family activity
Friday, August 24, 2018

See our Japanese fish plate and make your own fabulous fish from a range of art materials.

Family activity
Saturday, August 25, 2018

Find out about the Korean Sage King and make a wise owl figure to take home.

Featured Event
Saturday, August 25, 2018

A coming-of-age story about a Japanese-Taiwanese boy learning about his family’s history.

Family activity
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object exploration!

Family activity
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Discover how paper was invented and make a fluttery paper butterfly.

Family activity
Friday, August 31, 2018

Make an Ancient Egyptian boat ... and see if it floats.

Family activity
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object exploration!

Family activity
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object exploration!

Family activity
Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object exploration!

Lecture
Saturday, October 13, 2018

Manuela Lehman of the British Museum will explore insights into life in an Egyptian city in Nubia based on the small-finds from the British Museum’s excavations.

Workshop
Saturday, November 17, 2018

Come and enjoy a creative weaving workshop led by expert weaver Susan J Foulkes.