Family favourites

Come and take part in one of our free activities and enjoy an exciting festival week packed full of family fun from Imperial College London, the V&A, Science Museum, Natural History Museum, Royal College of Music and many more!


Tree-Mendous Adventures

Come with us and adventure through the trees! Journey from the end of the roots to the tips of the leaves.


Youth Band Blow!

An exciting set of workshops and performances to inspire the budding youth band brass musician looking to take their playing to the next level. Led by leading lights in the brass world, the Royal College of Music and Brass Band England.


Dodo Masks Workshop

Join us for a making activity to celebrate the Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser exhibition. Using the mysterious dodo as an example of animal extinction, design your very own fantastical dodo mask.

Character illustration workshop

Take inspiration from the Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser exhibition at the V&A to learn illustration techniques to create your own unique characters.


Family Festival Quiz

Join us for some green entertainment with the return of our Festival Family Quiz!


Green Poems for a Blue Planet

A humorous, theatrical and challenging eco-comedy stand-up poetry performance suitable for the whole family.


Rainforest Storytelling: Building Monkey Bridges

SOLD OUT. Be enthralled by children’s storyteller Helen Tozer and rainforest ecologist Jenna Lawson at this family workshop combining storytelling, board game fun, model making and immersive rainforest soundtracks.

All Ages

South Ken Green Trail

Pop-up nature hubs and installations created by architects, artists and garden designers will leave you buzzing with new ideas and inspiring visions for a greener future.


Catch the Carbon

Help our Explainers capture that carbon! Join us to find out what carbon is, why it’s causing our planet some problems and what we can do to solve them.


Oceans Show

SOLD OUT. This immersive show highlights the importance of the oceans and demonstrates why it’s never been more vital to help protect this amazing habitat.


Drawing the Sun

Come draw and explore our closest star and learn how it could power a greener future on Earth.


The Very (Very) Small Materials That Could Save the World

SOLD OUT. Draw, experiment and invent as you journey inside the nanomaterials that could build a better future for our planet.


Create your own 'Windflower': Workshop with Urban Radicals and Andrew Kerr

SOLD OUT. A session for children introducing the ideas of wind energy and recycling through playful craft activities.


Be the Change: Climate Pledge Calligraffiti workshop

Create artwork that makes an impact and send out messages for positive change for the planet.


Drawn to Sustainability

Can you design for a better future? Explore the RIBA+V&A's Architecture Gallery with us and begin to draw your own ideas for a sustainable building.


Future Explorers

What will our world look like in 2050? Become a Future Explorer and investigate the not-too-distant future.


Weaving Waste

Get creative with the contents of your recycling bin and discover some of the surprising ways new life is brought to waste materials by artists and engineers.