Free lunchtime talks
At Home in London before and after the Great Fire
Friday 14 October, 1 - 2pm
Join Geffrye director, David Dewing, in the 350th anniversary year of the Great Fire to hear about 17th-century homes before and after the disaster.
Friday 21 October, 1 - 2.30pm
Go through the porthole with Adrian Evans, director of the Totally Thames Festival, for a special film screening and talk which give a fascinating insight into how life has changed over the last 100 years for London's houseboat residents.
Friday 11 November, 1 - 2pm
Curator Carey Newson discusses her research into teenage bedrooms, reflecting on change across a generation, sibling tensions in shared spaces and family negotiations around mess, décor and teenage gatherings.