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Special events

Mini Moderns – celebrating ten years of creating ‘pattern with a story’

Pop-up shop

Tuesday 12 July - Sunday 14 August 2016

Mini Moderns
Highlights of Mini Moderns products will be on display and for sale outside the museum shop.


Garden Variety Bar - cocktails at the Geffrye

August 5, 6, 12, 13, 26, 27, September 2, 3, 16 and 17, open from 5.30pm

A series of evenings featuring drinks inspired by the period gardens: each week sees a residency from one of London's most creative bartenders, serving drinks inspired by and even using ingredients from, the Geffrye Museum's period gardens. 

Relax on a deckchair in the serene urban oasis of the gardens, or try your hand at some suitably suave garden games whilst sipping on inspired creations from:

August 5 and 6 - Background Bars

August 12, 13, 26 and 27 - Sweetdram

September 2, 3, 16 and 17 Gimlet Bar

A specially-invited selection of restaurateurs will be offering curated food options to compliment the garden cocktails. 

Please note, some bar and food operators may only be able to accept cash so please come prepared. Book tickets here


Bee-keeping workshop

Saturday 27 August, 12 - 4pm. Tickets £40 / £35 concs

Barnes & Webb beekeepers at the Geffrye

Visit the Geffrye's hives, learn the basics of keeping bees with urban bee-keepers Barnes & Webb, then enjoy a honey-based afternoon tea in the café. Book tickets here.

 

The Handlebards: Romeo & Juliet

Friday 9 September, 7 - 9pm. Gates open at 6.15pm. Tickets £12 / £10 concessions

The Handlebards

The Handlebards

The first of two knee-slapping, irreverent, bicycle-powered Shakespeare productions performed in the front gardens by this four-strong, all female troupe.

Bring a blanket, refreshments will be on sale. Booking essential - book in advance at www.handlebards.com


The Handlebards: The Taming of the Shrew

Saturday 10 September, 7 - 9pm. Gates open at 6.15pm. Tickets £12 / £10 concessions

The second of two knee-slapping, irreverent, bicycle-powered Shakespeare productions performed in the front gardens by this four-strong, all female troupe.

Bring a blanket, refreshments will be on sale. Booking essential - book in advance at www.handlebards.com


You can view all of our other events in our online calendar