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Families are welcome at Charlton House, where a range of activities are available throughout the year

Holiday Histories

We offer family activities throughout the year, whether special seasonal events or school holiday programmes. For more information check our Holiday Histories and What’s On sections.

Friday Family Fun!

Join us for Friday Family Fun with Royal Greenwich Heritage Centre!
Throughout August we will be running free family craft activities linked to our community arts exhibitions in Woolwich and Charlton library inspired by the collection. All workshops are drop-in and suitable for children aged 4+

Workshops will take place:

Friday 17 August: Natural Habitats at Woolwich library, 2-4pm
Friday 24 August: Under the Sea at Eltham Library, 1.30-3.30pm
Friday 31 August: Nature Kaleidoscopes at Charlton House, 2-4pm




  • 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, 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.