Archives weekend: Archive detectives

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Discover some secrets from our archive at this family-friendly workshop.

Become a detective and take part in our family workshop, uncovering the story of Crimean Tom, a cat who survived the Crimean War and was brought back to England as a pet. Become an archivist for the day and solve puzzles to find out what happened to Tom.

Open all weekend. Drop in from 10.30am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 4pm.

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