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Saturday Drop In

Activities for families take place on the first Saturday of each month, with extra dates during school holidays. These events start at 11am and end at approximately 12.30pm and are free for all children. One adult will be admitted free with each child. The drop-ins are suitable for 6-12 year olds and there is no need to book.

Spot the Difference
Saturday 5th May 2001
Spot the difference between various versions of the same story and then contribute your own version of the subject.

Spots and Squares
Saturday 2nd June 2001
Find out about some of the strange things that were used to make paint and try out some of the recipes yourself.


Reflections on Water
Saturday 7th July 2001
Celebrate National Children's Art Day by viewing how various artists have painted water followed by a session painting watercolours of the River Thames.

Melodic Masterpieces
Saturday 21st July 2001
Join harpist Rhian Hanson and flautist Nicola Rowland in the Gallery to find out about some of the instruments that can be found in our paintings.

Sign Language interpreted events for deaf children and families

Recipes for Paint
Saturday 7th July from 2 - 3.30pm
Free, but places should be booked in advance on 020 7848 2922

Holiday Workshops

Cool Jewels
Wednesday 30th May (5-9s) and Thursday 31st May (10-15s) £12 (£10 FOCI)
We shall be looking for men and women wearing jewellery in portraits followed by a session making jewellery.

Plein Air Painting
Wednesday 25th July (5-9s) and Thursday 26th July (10-15s) £12 (£10 FOCI)
A visit to the Gallery to look at paintings of water followed by a session painting the River Thames.