image for Children's Activity Event item typeDig for Victory – Richmond during World War Two at Museum of Richmond

Museum of Richmond

Museum of Richmond

Children's Activity Event, Tue 16 - Thu 18 Apr 2019


Old Town Hall,
Whittaker Avenue,

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Using a mix of real and replica historical objects from the Museum’s handling collection, our workshops provide families with a hands on experience where they learn more about the history of the local area, develop new skills by having a go at arts and craft activities, and spend quality time together.

In this workshop find out how and why the people of Richmond would 'Dig for Victory' during World War Two and create your own cress head to take home.

Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsGift shop

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 16 - Thu 18 Apr 2019 10:00 to 12:00


£5.50 per child.
Adults Free - Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

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Map reference: TQ 177746  Lat: 51.45884 Long: -0.30654

Train: Richmond Station. Turn left out of the station and follow the directional signs.
Tube: Richmond
Buses - H22, 33, H37, 65, R68, R70, 190, 337, 371, 391, 419, 485, 490.
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Parking: with charge


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop