Children’s Play Day with Assemble Play

Tuesday 9th August, 11am – 3:30pm

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Explore a landscape of curious playthings with Assemble Play. Expect colourful materials, giant blocks, dressing up clothes and a whole load of weird and wonderful objects which children can play...

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Family Workshop: Funky Birds

Wednesday 3rd August, 11am & 1:15pm

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Make your own quirky pet from paper mache to cheer your home. This workshop involves sculpting a small bird from household items, paper mache and decoupage. You will need to...

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Family Workshop: Blotting Paper Butterflies

Wednesday 10th August, 11am, 12pm, 1:15pm & 2:15pm

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If you love experimenting with colour, come and make a beautiful butterfly by blending ink and water to create some stunning effects.   This workshop/course is presented with funding support...

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Family Workshop: Fire Brigade Badges 

Wednesday 17th August, 11am, 12pm, 1:15pm & 2:15pm

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Superheroes have striking logos, including the brave firefighters of the London Fire Brigade. Come and make your own badge, or maybe even design a new one?   This workshop/course is...

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Family Workshop: Flappy Garden Birds

Wednesday 24th August, 11am, 12pm, 1:15pm & 2:15pm

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What’s that kerfuffle in the garden? It’s some funny birds flapping about. Come and make your own and join in the fun.   This workshop/course is presented with funding support...

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Heath Robinson’s Astounding Inventions Workshop!

Sunday 11th September, 11am – 3pm

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Heard of Wallace and Gromit? Well they had NOTHING on the incredible ASTOUNDING inventions of Harrow based cartoonist Heath Robinson. This free drop in family event will really get your...

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Family Workshop: LED Tea Light Holders

Sunday 18th September, 11am, 12:15pm & 1:45pm

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Come and join us for a fun session to coincide with our ‘Raise the Alarm’ exhibition. No actual fire involved, just creativity, imagination and recycled plastic bottles!   This workshop/course...

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Family Workshop: A Victorian Photo Studio

Sunday 9th October, 11am, 12:30pm & 2pm

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Imagine yourself in a Victorian photographic studio where everybody is serious and nobody is allowed to even SMILE for their picture... only somebody is pulling silly faces! Join Jaquie as...

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Pumpkin Trail

22nd – 30th October

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Those pesky pumpkins are all over the museum. Can you find them all, solve the puzzle and win a prize? Runs alongside our Halloween Storytelling Sessions.

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Family Workshop: Build Your Own ‘Operation’ Game

Sunday 13th November 2022, 11am, 12:15pm & 2pm

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Stan's all in a muddle and needs your help! Inspired by the well loved game 'Operation' this magnetic fishing game is a fun family make where you can create your...

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Toddler Takeover Day

Monday 14th November, 11am-2:30pm

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A day for Under 5's to take over the running of Headstone Manor & Museum. Toddlers will have the chance to be Security Guards, Archaeologists, Curators and more!

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Twinkle Trail

Throughout December

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Can you help us find all of the decorations hidden around the Manor House? Come celebrate the 12 days of Headstone! Fill in the sheet as you explore the site...

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Family Workshop: Sparkly Festive Mobiles

Sunday 11th December, 11am, 12:30pm & 2pm

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With the winter festivals fast approaching, come and design some beautiful sparkly mobile decorations to enhance your homes at this most festive time of the year. Your hangings can then...

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Mini Museum

The first Thursday of every month

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Join Herga and Duck in The Great Hall for stories and adventures from their life in Harrow.  From Harvest celebrations to Herga’s first train ride - children will discover a...

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Family Workshop: Chinese New Year Lanterns

Sunday 22nd January, 11am, 12pm, 1:15pm & 2:15pm

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Create beautiful hanging lanterns as a family to mark the beginning of the Lunar Chinese New Year. Perfect for any festive occasion!   This workshop/course is presented with funding support...

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