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A Steam Punk Great Expectations

A Steampunk Great Expectations
presented by Free Theatre UK

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays (9 August to 1 September) 

Free, no booking required

The classic tale by Charles Dickens with a steampunk spin. Enjoy free open-air theatre in our beautiful gardens.

Don't miss the Great Expectations for beginners session on Saturdays.

For more information about Steampunk Great Expectations


Youth Voice Festival

Youth Voice Festival

Saturday 31 August, 12–4pm

Free, no booking required

Come along for the Youth Voice festival, designed by and for young people!

For more information about Youth Voice Festival


Open House London - hard hat tours. Photography Wright & Wright Architects

Open House London

Saturday 21 September, 11am–5pm

Hard hat tours £10.

See behind-the-scenes of the development with the design team. The restored almshouse will also be open (free).

For more information about Open House London at the museum


For a calendar of all our upcoming events including family-friendly activities and almshouse tours.