Family Event - Heads, shoulders, knees and toes at National Archives
Children's Activity Event, Sat 11 Mar 2017, free entry
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|Tue 28 Feb||Paul Nash and other war artists|
|Tue 28 Feb||Queer and the state|
|Thu 9 Mar||Black British politics &anti-apartheid struggle|
|Thu 9 - Fri 10 Mar||PAST Skills & Methodology Workshop|
|Sat 11 Mar||Family Event - Heads, shoulders, knees and toes|
|Wed 15 Mar||A conversation with Bettany Hughes|
Family Event - Heads, shoulders, knees and toes: Bodies in the archive
Celebrate British Science Week with The National Archives. This talk will give families the opportunity to learn more about the weird and wonderful human body in history through our collection of original documents before taking part in a creative activity with illustrator and medical artist Merlin Evans.
Adults do not need to book tickets for themselves.
|Sat 11 Mar 2017||10:30 to 12:30|
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Car : The National Archives is half a mile south of Kew Bridge, on the South Circular Road, A 205. Junction 2 of the M4 motorway is about one and a half miles away. There are 116 spaces in our car park which are free (on a first-come, first-served basis) to researchers using The National Archives. The car park is open from 08:30 to 19:00.
Train : The nearest station to the Kew office is Kew Gardens (Underground - District line and Railway - Silverlink Metro / North London line). Kew Gardens is in both zone 3 and 4, and the journey from central London to Kew takes about 40 minutes. It is a short walk from the station via Ruskin Avenue to The National Archives.
Other convenient railway stations for The National Archives at Kew are Richmond (Travel one stop from there to Kew Gardens) and Kew Bridge (a 15-20 minute walk to us).
Bus: The R68 bus route ends by the entrance to The National Archives, and the 65 and 391 bus routes run along Kew Road.
For further information visit www.tfl.gov.uk
- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
- Facilities for groups
- Facilities for educational visits
- Public toilets