Holiday Activities




Summer Holidays at the Ragged School Museum



Victorian Entertainment!

From watching operatic divas and mystical magicians to trips to the seaside and days at the circus; the Victorians knew how to have a good time!


Visit the Ragged School Museum this summer for a good old sing-song and discover the world of Victorian Entertainment.


Arts and craft activities will be on offer throughout the Museum, The Victorian Classroom, East End Kitchen and Under 5s Ragamuffin Room will also be open as usual, as well as our Towpath Café for a spot of tea!




Wednesdays and Thursdays throughout August


Except 22nd and 23rd


 10am to 5pm


Admission and all activities are free! Donations are welcome.


 If you would like to join us as a volunteer for this event more information can be found by clicking here.



Once again you will also be able to find us at this years Benjamin Franklin House Summer Fete on Saturday 4th August. Hope to see you there!


Summer Fete


Scroll down for our Holiday Gallery and see the great times had by our visitors!







Thank you to all who attended our October 2016 Half term event and welcomed Clover Moon at the Ragged School Museum.

As well as our regularly scheduled Hallowe’en shenanigans visitors learnt all about Cloclover-moon-packshotver’s time in school, her life as a poor Victorian and her love for art.


Penguin Random House also provided trinkets to take home and prizes to be won in our character competion, including 5 signed copies of the book!


Find out who won and read all about their wonderfully creative characters here.



























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