Our Docks: local history family fun

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Our Docks: local history family fun
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  • Image © Museum of London

Ever wondered how Silvertown got its name? Discover the answer and more at this family fun day exploring local docklands history.

What do Royal Albert and Pontoon have in common? Voyage through the rich history of London’s docks at this local history family fun day. Watch the past dance before your eyes in captivating performances by local community groups, inspired by the museum collection. Be enthralled by tales from the docks, join a family tour to discover the secrets of our impressive Grade I listed warehouse building, or take part in creative workshops at this vibrant event for the whole family.

Our Docks: Compressor House community history event We will also be hosting a similar event at Compressor House on Sunday 29 September from 1 - 4pm. Compressor House is located at Dockside Road, Royal Docks, E16 2QU and entry is free. Visit the Royal Docks website for more information.

These events are part of Join the Docks, three months of exciting music, theatre, performances, exhibitions and family fun days taking place across London’s Royal Docks. Many events are free.

  • Heritage

you get to discover secrets of the past while having fun as a family.

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Venue details

  • Museum of London Docklands
  • No.1 Warehouse
  • West India Quay
  • London
  • E14 4AL

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