PAST EVENTS
December 2019
01 Dec
Art Car Boot Fair Pret a Accrocher
2-4:30pm
Art Car Boot Fair returns to be the final event at The Workshop!
Tickets
November 2019
02 Nov
Family History Day
10:30am - 4:30pm
The Migration Museum’s Family History Day offers an accessible way for audiences of all ages to explore their family story.
£5
05 Nov
RE:CODE London (SEND)
10am - 2:05pm
To book you must be a London Curriculum registered primary school. The workshop is suitable for young Londoners with SEND aged 9-11 in year 5 and 6.
06 Nov — 07 Nov
RE:CODE London
10am - 2:05pm
The award winning programme for schools with LEGO Group and Mayor of London. For years 5 and 6.
Free
16 Nov
Vintage Kilo Sale
10am - 4pm
The Vintage Kilo Sale is the UK’s largest ‘pay by weight’ vintage event!
£ 3
23 Nov
Cartoneras in London
3pm - 5pm
Join us for a creative workshop about a unique Latin American publishing phenomenon. Try your hand at making your own cardboard book.
Free
October 2019
12 Oct
Room To Breathe - special opening
12pm - 6pm
"Room to Breathe" opens to the public again for one day.
Free
31 Oct
"A Judge's Journey" Book Presentation
6pm - 8pm
Join the Rt. Hon. Lord John Dyson in conversation with Baroness Shami Chakrabarti CBE.
Free
31 Oct
Lab Learn Hub: Space Exploration
10am - 2pm
A day-long experiential workshop, helping to develop students creative, digital and innovation skills.
September 2019
05 Sep
TalkingART Lates: Animating Migration
6pm - 8:30pm
Join Majid Adin, Kate Anderson and Olivier Kugler for an informal discussion about animation and graphic storytelling on migration themes.
£5
07 Sep
Lambeth Heritage Festival – special opening
12pm - 6pm
"Room to Breathe" opens to the public again for one day.
Free
14 Sep
Do Your Bit: Hackathon
10am - 4pm
Do Your Bit: Hackathon is a free event, for Lambeth residents and those eligible for sponsored places at our events only.
Free
26 Sep
London Community Sponsorship Networking
5:30pm - 9pm
Join Community Sponsorship Groups from across London to share your experience and thoughts on Community Sponsorship
Free Registration
August 2019
01 Aug — 31 Aug
Mega Maker Lab Weekday
10am - 5pm
100 young Londoners imagined this event which is created by Institute of Imagination in collaboration with MATT + FIONA studio
£5
03 Aug — 31 Aug
Mega Maker Lab Weekender
10am - 5pm
100 young Londoners imagined this event which is created by Institute of Imagination in collaboration with MATT + FIONA studio
£7
07 Aug
London Fire Brigade Summer Activities
10am - 3pm
Summer holidays are here at the London Fire Brigade Pop-up Museum!
Free
10 Aug
Sphero Racetrack Masterclass
11am - 4pm
Mega Maker Lab: What is Sphero? A cute robot, shaped like a ball, controlled by you, which loves nothing more than to zoom!
£7 - £25
11 Aug
Animation Exploration Masterclass
11am - 4pm
Mega Maker Lab: Working individually or in pairs, children will explore the world of stop motion animation.
£7 - £25
13 Aug
Lab Liftoff: Bricks & Codes
10am - 4pm
Join us for a day long skills camp for children 7-12 exploring coding and robotics with LEGO Education WeDo 2.0 kits.
£65
13 Aug
Celebrating Neurodiversity
19am - 5pm
Included with entry to Mega Maker Lab, you can explore across five creative zones designed to inspire creativity, invention, making…and fun!
£5
14 Aug
Lab Liftoff: #RobotZoo
10 am - 4 pm
A full day skills camp for children ages 7-12 exploring creative invention using micro:bit, a tiny programmable computer!
£65
16 Aug
Virtual Worlds Masterclass
11am - 4pm
Mega Maker Lab: Enter into new virtual worlds and understand the technology behind virtual reality.
£5 - £25
23 Aug
Virtual Worlds Masterclass
11am - 4pm
Mega Maker Lab: Enter into new virtual worlds and understand the technology behind virtual reality.
£5 - £25
24 Aug
Sphero Racetrack Masterclass
11am - 4pm
Mega Maker Lab: What is Sphero? A cute robot, shaped like a ball, controlled by you, which loves nothing more than to zoom!
£7 - £25
25 Aug
Animation Exploration Masterclass
11am - 4pm
Mega Maker Lab: Working individually or in pairs, children will explore the world of stop motion animation.
£7 - £25
27 Aug
Lab Liftoff: Bricks & Codes
10am - 4pm
Join us for a day long skills camp for children 7-12 exploring coding and robotics with LEGO Education WeDo 2.0 kits.
£65
28 Aug
London Fire Brigade Summer Activities
10am - 3pm
Summer holidays are here at the London Fire Brigade Pop-up Museum!
Free
28 Aug
Lab Liftoff: #RobotZoo
10 am - 4 pm
A full day skills camp for children ages 7-12 exploring creative invention using micro:bit, a tiny programmable computer!
£65
July 2019
02 Jul — 04 Jul
Steampunk Design Workshop
Learn the methodology of a competition winning proposal. From concept to design development.
Tickets
05 Jul — 06 Jul
HOMEWORK
6:30pm – 8pm
Homework tells the stories of people who have experienced conflict, displacement, and education across east Africa in an immersive theatrical experience.
£10
09 Jul
Migrateful - Gambian cookery class with Awa
6:30pm - 9pm
Learn the secrets to cooking a range of delicious Gambian dishes, followed by a sit-down dinner!
£38.32
10 Jul
The Challenges of Migration
6pm - 8pm
Join TogetherintheUK for a discussion on the challenges of making a new life in the UK.
Free
14 Jul
Queer Migration Stories
4pm - 6pm
Join Queers & Allies for an informal discussion event on queer migration stories.
£5
14 Jul
Lab Life: Low the Flowing Bird
4pm
A 20-minute participatory performance, ‘Low The Flowing Bird’, as inspired by the music of Stravinskij.
£5
18 Jul
TalkingART Lates: Exhibiting Oral Histories
6pm - 8pm
Join our curators, alongside radio broadcaster Alan Dein, in this open discussion of the practicalities of exhibiting oral history.
Free Registration
June 2019
04 Jun — 06 Jun
Three Mothers
7pm - 9pm
Set in present day Senegal, Bavaria and post WW2 Sudentenland, Three Mothers by Matilda Velevitch immerses the audience in the personal lives of its three heroes.
£14
04 Jun — 06 Jun
Lab Learn: The Firebird Lab
10am - 2pm
A workshop for Key Stage 2 students exploring empathy through multi-sensory games and activities.
Free Registration
05 Jun — 08 Jun
"You Amuse Me/I Frighten You"
10am - 6pm
An exhibition of two solo projects by Tyler Eash & Christopher Hinojosa.
Free
06 Jun — 28 Jul
BORDERLESS
12pm – 6pm
An exhibition curated by Dima Karout featuring the artists you appreciated and worked with every month at Migration Museum.
Free
08 Jun
Global Story Cafe'
5pm - 7pm
Join us for an evening of conversation about migration personal stories with the support and collaboration of Stories & Supper.
Free Registration
09 Jun
MIGRATE: Polaroid Photography Exhibition
3pm - 5pm
In collaboration with UNICEF NextGen's MIGRATE project.
Free
11 Jun
Migrateful - Ecuadorean cookery class with Leonor
6:30pm - 9pm
Learn the secrets to cooking a range of delicious Ecuadorean dishes, followed by a sit-down dinner!
£38.32
13 Jun
TalkingART Lates: Curate, Create, Communicate
6pm - 9pm
A special evening with Dima Karout and the artists which have been our guests during this last exhibition.
Free Registration
16 Jun
Vintage Kilo Sale
10am - 4pm
The Vintage Kilo Sale is the UK’s largest ‘pay by weight’ vintage event!
£ 3
18 Jun — 20 Jun
Lab Learn: Robotics Reimagined (Lambeth)
10am - 2 pm
A robotics and coding schools workshop for Key Stage 2 students (schools of Lambeth only)
Free Registration
18 Jun
No Direction Home – stand-up comedy for Refugee Week 2019
7pm - 9:30pm
An evening of stand-up by comics from refugee and migrant backgrounds. Host: Tom Parry. Headline performance: Stefano Paolini.
£ 5.83
20 Jun
Migration Lates: Refugee Week 2019
6pm - 10pm
Join us for a special Refugee Week late opening featuring storytelling, performances, music, food and more.
Free Registration
22 Jun
Windrush Day
2pm - 4pm
An activity day bringing together elders who contributed to the Caribbean Takeaway Takeover: Identities and Stories installation
Free
25 Jun
Lab Late: Sensory Jam
7pm - 9pm
An evening of live music, movement workshops and fun for adults at the Imagination Lab
£5
26 Jun — 30 Jun
London 2026 Recipes to Build a Food Capital
6pm - 8pm
We showcase projects from around the world which demonstrate how cities can be more integrated with food.
27 Jun
Developing and preserving Black British Stories with EVEWRIGHT
6pm - 8pm
Join contemporary artist EVEWRIGHT as he explores the ideas around alternative space and challenges perceptions of where art can be experienced and enjoyed.
Free Registration
27 Jun
London 2026 Opening Night
6pm - 8pm
Opening night with guided tour of the pop up exhibition "London 2026 - Recipes for Building a Food Capital"
Free
29 Jun — 07 Jul
RCA School of Architecture Show 2019
12pm- 6pm
The Workshop welcomes the Architecture, Interior Design and School of Architecture Research Programmes 2019 by RCA graduates
Free
May 2019
04 May
Vauxhalls's Vintage and Street Food Market
11am - 5pm
Another successful collaboration with Lulu's Vintage Fair brings a day of unmissable vintage shopping at the Workshop!
£ 2.50
07 May
Migrateful - Cuban cookery class with Lola
6:30pm - 9pm
Learn the secrets to cooking a range of delicious Cuban dishes, followed by a sit-down dinner!
£38.32
08 May — 09 May
Lab Learn: The Firebird Lab
10am - 2pm
A workshop for Key Stage 2 students exploring empathy through multi-sensory games and activities.
Free Registration
09 May
TalkingART Lates
6pm - 8pm
Magnum photographer Chris Steele-Perkins joins the Migration Museum’s curators to discuss photography and representation.
Free Registration
11 May
'The Greatest Showman'
2pm - 7:45pm
The Extraordinary Travelling Film Show returns at The Workshop with the amazing musical starring Hugh Jackman.
Tickets
18 May — 19 May
Lab Live: Curiosity with OKIDO
10am - 5pm
We’ve teamed up with OKIDO, the independent arts and science magazine for young children and their families, for another extra special Lab Live.
Tickets
18 May
SEEDS
1pm – 4pm
We will be learning how to create free from concept, but inwardly open to listening and be guided by the material to generate new images that will seem to emerge by themselves.
£10
21 May — 23 May
Lab Learn: Robotics Reimagined (Lambeth)
10am - 2 pm
A robotics and coding schools workshop for Key Stage 2 students (schools of Lambeth only)
Free Registration
22 May
Touching Home
7pm - 8pm
Theatre company 27 degrees is taking over the Migration Museum’s immersive Room to Breathe exhibition and presenting their show Touching Home.
from £10
23 May
Awakening, Sweet & Sour – Participatory performance
6:45pm-7:45pm
Awakening is a modern morality play