Visit the Charterhouse for a creative day out with the family. Free activities are available every day and special workshops run during school holidays.

Contact us for more information and booking

January – April 2018


Join us this Spring for a range of seasonal family workshops. All activities are suitable for ages 4-10 or 7-12 with each workshop clearly marked. Booking essential.

Family Friday activities cost £4.00 per participating child, adults and under 5s free.

We are also part of City Family Arts Network running seasonal collaborative events with nearby cultural venues.


See the Charterhouse differently as you look, think, draw this Easter holiday at our sketch and create workshop. Explore our historic spaces and draw our many layers of history. Then, choose your favourite drawings to add to your very own postcard diorama.

Suitable for ages 7+

£4 per child, pay on the day

London History Day

Thursday 31 May


Join the Salters’ Company, Charterhouse and Barbican Children’s Library to hear about some of the female pioneers connected to each of our inspiring locations. Then, get crafty inspired by your favourite pioneers from London History. Come dressed for messy play!

Suitable for ages 5-11


Booking essential. Email to register interest, eventbrite booking to follow shortly.

Join our teachers network to receive advance booking of our school visits and in-school sessions, as well as a host of other opportunities and benefits.