Exhibitions & events at the National Maritime Museum

Explore the National Maritime Museum's exciting programme of free and paid events and exhibitions for all the family.

E.g., 21 July 2018
E.g., 21 July 2018

21 July 2018

Family fun, Daytime
Join an exciting performance and journey bringing maritime history to life.
Times:
Saturdays | 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

22 July 2018

Family fun, Access events
Be inspired by the sea and learn more about the Museum’s incredible collections as you take part in make and do activities and think about...
Times:
Sundays during term time | 11.30–13.30, 14.00–16.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Family fun
Come and create a giant collaborative piece of art. Be inspired by the stories of exchange and connection in the Traders gallery and work...
Times:
22, 29 July 11.00-13.30 | 14.00-16.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

24 July 2018

Daytime
Younger children are invited to a different adventure every week! Come to the museum to take part in tailored activities, song, dance and...
Times:
Tues in term time | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Family fun
Sailors were often seperated from their families for years and stories of separation and homecoming can be found throughout the Museum....
Times:
24 July | 10.30, 11.30, 13.00, 14.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

26 July 2018

Talks & Courses
In this lecture Katina Bill explores James Bamforth’s work and investigates the story behind the creation of his innuendo-ridden seaside...
Times:
26 July | 11am - 12.30pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Family fun
Discover objects from maritime history as we bring the handling collection out into the galleries. 
Times:
Thursdays 26 July - 30 August | 11.00 - 13.00 | 14.00 - 16.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

28 July 2018

Family fun, Daytime
Join an exciting performance and journey bringing maritime history to life.
Times:
Saturdays | 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

29 July 2018

Family fun, Access events
Be inspired by the sea and learn more about the Museum’s incredible collections as you take part in make and do activities and think about...
Times:
Sundays during term time | 11.30–13.30, 14.00–16.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Family fun
Come and create a giant collaborative piece of art. Be inspired by the stories of exchange and connection in the Traders gallery and work...
Times:
22, 29 July 11.00-13.30 | 14.00-16.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

31 July 2018

Daytime
Younger children are invited to a different adventure every week! Come to the museum to take part in tailored activities, song, dance and...
Times:
Tues in term time | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Family fun
Climb, hike and swim across the world as we look at maps and travel in this interactive storytelling session for our younger visitors. 
Times:
31 July| 10.30, 11.30, 13.00, 14.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

2 August 2018

Family fun
Discover objects from maritime history as we bring the handling collection out into the galleries. 
Times:
Thursdays 26 July - 30 August | 11.00 - 13.00 | 14.00 - 16.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

4 August 2018

Family fun, Daytime
Join an exciting performance and journey bringing maritime history to life.
Times:
Saturdays | 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

5 August 2018

Family fun, Access events
Be inspired by the sea and learn more about the Museum’s incredible collections as you take part in make and do activities and think about...
Times:
Sundays during term time | 11.30–13.30, 14.00–16.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Family fun
Sailors were hard workers and needed a way to relax when off duty. Come along and practice your best dance moves inspired by exploration of...
Times:
5 August | 10.30, 11.30, 13.00, 14.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

7 August 2018

Daytime
Younger children are invited to a different adventure every week! Come to the museum to take part in tailored activities, song, dance and...
Times:
Tues in term time | 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum
Family fun
Sun, sea and sand! Discover your senses in this interactive play session for our youngest visitors as we explore all the sights and sounds...
Times:
7 August | 10.30, 11.30, 13.00, 14.00
Location:
National Maritime Museum

8 August 2018

Family fun
This summer get inventive with Engineering Minds and create LEGO robots fit for discovery! Design and build machines for underwater...
Times:
8, 10, 11 August | 10am - 4pm
Location:
National Maritime Museum

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