Children and the Museum of London: Playtime for Under 5s

By cassandra tavares, family learning programme manager on 5 Dec 2014
Having fun in one of our ‘Messy Monday’ sessions at the Museum of London Docklands

Having fun in one of our ‘Messy Monday’ sessions at the Museum of London Docklands

Puddles are littered all over the floor and feathers float through the air. One toddler is cautiously playing with the toy boats in the paddling pool in front of him while a slightly younger child is trying to immerse herself in the water, head first. Small groups of toddlers are testing out the trays of water which are scattered around the room, each with an array of materials which can be experimented with in the water. It is Monday at the Museum of London Docklands, and one of our weekly ‘Little Mudlarks’ sessions for under 5s and their carers is in full swing. Read the full postRead the full post