Family fun at home


Family fun at home

Try our selection of family activities that can be completed at home. Go on a scavenger hunt, learn to draw, create a parachute and more.

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We've reopened our doors

The National Army Museum is open once again, with measures in place to put safety first for visitors and for staff. We are offering a simple, safe, pre-bookable one-way route around the Museum.

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Explore the galleries


Ten family favourites

Our galleries are full of fascinating objects, surprising stories and interactive fun. Make the most of your visit with these family favourites.

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Events for all the family

Come and enjoy a range of activities, events and workshops for children of all ages.

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Fun for little ones

Soft Play

Play Base

Whether your child wants to take on the soft play assault course, climb aboard a truck or prepare scoff in the cookhouse, our new Play Base lets every child shine.

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Tiny Troopers

Sing, play and create in our monthly sensory sessions for under 5s.

The Café

The Cookhouse Café is a great place to meet and refuel during your busy day. Plus, buy an adult's meal and get a kid's meal for free!

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The Shop

The Shop offers carefully chosen ranges rich in culture and contemporary design inspired by the history of the Army and the Museum's collections.

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Children's birthday parties

Perfect for boys and girls alike, the National Army Museum is the ideal place for kids to celebrate their birthday with friends and make some special memories in a creative and safe environment.

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"First time @NAM_London today. Thoroughly enjoyed it. Thought the presentation & interpretation made the subject accessible..."