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Families are welcome at both the Heritage Centre and Charlton House, where a range of activities is available throughout the year

Children's trails (free)

Many of the exhibitions at the Heritage Centre include free children’s activities. Pop in today to see what’s on offer!

Please note parents and/or carers are responsible for supervising their children at all times.

Museum Makes (free)

Museum Makes is a drop-in art club for children and their families. It takes place most Saturdays from 10.30am - 12.00 noon at the Heritage Centre. Activities and materials are suitable for ages four and over but younger children are welcome to join in with the help of their families. No need to book – just drop in!  

Please note that parents and/or carers are responsible for supervising their children at all times. 

Museum Makes will not be running on February 11th due to the London Childrens Bookswap 2017. Please join us at Charlton House that day from 11am until 3pm for arts and crafts, book swapping, facepainting and more. 

Holiday Histories

We offer activities throughout the year, including school holidays and seasonal specials. For more information check our What’s On section.


  • What a great idea! Very inspirational and imaginative for young minds and we adults enjoyed it all too.

  • Very imaginative – leads to children and adult dialogue about wishes and dreams. Thank you.

  • I really enjoyed myself today, I wish I could do it again!


Contact us

If you are interested in volunteering, hiring our spaces or making a donation, or you would like to speak to someone from the Trust, Greenwich Heritage Centre or Charlton House and Assembly Rooms, please use the contact form and add the subject to your email. We aim to respond to enquiries within a week. Please bear with us as the Trust is managed with minimum staff and has to prioritise visits in person or on the phone.



Our wonderful volunteers help us deliver an extensive programme of events. If you would like to join the team, learn new skills and make new friends, please get in touch!

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