Low Cost/No Cost Family Fun in London

Please look at the organisations’ websites to double check times and arrangements

British Museum – Masterpieces in Minecraft FREE
Saturday 25th March and Sunday 26th March, 11am – 4pm, Age 5+
Samsung Digital Discovery Centre, 44 Great Russell Street, WC1B 3DG
020 7323 8000
Nearest tube: Holborn/Russell Square

Explore Japan’s history through Minecraft in this free, drop-in event. Be inspired by objects from the Museum collection showing different types of construction from Japan. Make your own unique creation, from houses and temples to train stations and bridges! You’re advised to book a free timed ticket via the website to enter the Museum. Your timed ticket allows you to explore the permanent collection afterwards

South London Gallery – Sunday Spot Family drop-in – FREE
Sunday 26th March, 2 – 4pm (age 5 – 12 with an adult)
65 Peckham Rd, London SE5 8UH,
020 7703 6120


Join us for a free, drop-in workshop for families!
Artist Winnie Hall will lead an explorative storytelling workshop. Families are invited to create new collaborative narratives from their day-to-day activities through sound recording and drawing. Also pop into The Orozco Garden – free to visit and open Saturday and Sunday, 11am–6pm

Brockwell Park Miniature Railway
Sunday 26th March first train 11am last train 4pm (weather permitting)

Herne Hill, SE24 ONG
Buses stop outside the park: 196, 3, 37, 468, 58
Ticket prices are £1 return for all and under two’s travel free when accompanied by an adult.
Come and join us on Sundays between MARCH and OCTOBER for a ride on our unique 7¼ inch gauge miniature railway as we take you on a journey from Herne Hill Gates to the world famous Brockwell Lido and return.

Chess Club – FREE
Saturday, 25 th March, 2.00pm – 4.30pm
Carnegie Library 192 Herne Hill Rd, London, SE24 0DG
Contact Phone: 020 7926 6050 or Enquiries email: CarnegieLibrary@lambeth.gov.uk

Open to all ages: beginner, intermediate of grandmaster, all are welcome.
No need to book, just drop in and play!

Dr Bike – FREE
Saturday, 25 March, 12.00pm – 3.00pm
Windrush Square, Brixton, SW2 1EF


Dr Bike experienced mechanics check everything on your bike from wheels, brakes, gears and tyre pressure to lights,
racks, pedals, saddles and more. Any minor adjustments done there and then, anything else we’ll let you know exactly what needs doing and rough guide of cost. Dr Bike mechanics are friendly and approachable with lots of cycling knowledge so feel free to pick their brains about any cycling activity!

Coding Classes – FREE
Fridays 4-6pm – FREE for children ages 5 – 11yrs
Drew House Community Hall, Sackville Estate, Leigham Ave, Streatham, SW16 2TH

Millennium Community solutions are leading after school coding club. KiddeE Code Club is aimed at beginners and
children aged 5 – 11 yrs. Led by trained DBS checked professionals the programme allows children to learn coding
skills and computing literacy in a creative, playful and safe environment. Two groups run each week.

Sign up online: www.southwyck.co.uk/kidd-e-code