Museum of Richmond


The Museum of Richmond offers family workshops during school holidays and half term breaks. These provide families with the opportunity to learn more about the history of the local area while enjoying arts and craft activities.

Booking is essential for all workshops and children must be accompanied by an adult.
The charge is £4 per child payable in cash on the day.
Workshops run from 10am-12noon and are aimed at children aged 5-11 years old.

NEW – click on the links below to book and pay online!

Please email or call 020 8332 1141 if you have any questions


StainedGlass_lMay Half Term 2017:
Henry VII’s Richmond
Tuesday 30 May to Friday 2 June:
Discover how life in Richmond was transformed by the new Tudor King and create your own stained ‘glass’ window inspired by those found at Richmond Palace.



014Summer Holidays 2017:
Life in Old Palace Lane
Discover more about the people who lived and worked in Old Palace Lane and have a go at crafts from the past!

25 July to 28 July: The Tudors
8 August to 11 August:  The Georgians
22 to 25 August: The Victorians



020October Half Term 2017:
Poverty in Victorian Richmond
Tuesday 24 to Friday 27 October
Discovery how the poor in Victorian Richmond would make do and mend and create your own replicas to take home.



016Christmas 2017:
Victorian Christmas
Wednesday 27 to Friday 29 December
Discover how the Victorians re-invested the festive season – have a go at playing Victorian parlour games and making some delightful Victorian Christmas Crafts



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11am – 5pm Tuesday – Friday

11am – 5pm Saturday

Please note: we often have learning workshops booked which start before the Museum opens to the public, which means the exhibition area will not be accessible until 12noon

Closed Sunday and Monday and on public holidays, including Easter Saturday.


Tel. 020 8332 1141
Address: 2nd Floor, Old Town Hall, Whittaker Avenue, Richmond, TW9 1TP




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