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Discover Children's Story Centre, London's only children's museum is a place where children and their families can enjoy playing learning and making up stories together.

Our Easter Holiday events run from 3 - 17 April when we will be open every day. Click on 'What's On' or download the brochure below for our Easter Holidays events programme.

Our Spring 2015 programme is on sale. Click on the 'Download brochure' button below for full programme details.

To find out everything that Discover has to offer on a day out please visit our Things to Do page. If you need help booking online please watch this video as a simple 'how to' guide. 

Easter Holidays at Discover:

Discover is open every day over the Easter Holidays. Over the Easter Bank Holiday Weekend we will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of Guess How Much I Love You with sensory storytelling, an Easter trail and Easter basket-making. Throughout the Easter Holidays, our Story Builders will share some of your favourite stories including Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak and The Snail and the Whale by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Author and illustrator Emily Hughes Wild and poet Joe Coelho Werewolf Club Rules (and CBeebies Rhyme Rocket) will be dropping by. Our popular Where's Wally? Weekend also returns.

More information about Once There Was...The Wonderful World of Oliver Jeffers:

Visit our interactive family exhibition Once There Was... The Wonderful World of Oliver Jeffers. Celebrate the 10th birthday of the classic How to Catch a Star by exploring the magical worlds in an exhibition bringing his fabulous picture books to life. Play in your favourite scenes from How to Catch a Star, Up and Down, Lost and Found and The Way Back Home. Take a trip to the seaside, row a boat, make friends with a penguin, visit the Lost and Found office and watch as stars magically appear.  Look at images here.

Please note that the opening hours for the exhibition are as follows: Term Time Tue - Fri: 3 - 5pm (Please note that these sessions are not pre-bookable); Weekends and school holidays: 10.20*, 11.20am, 12.20, 1.20, 2.20, 3.15 and 4.15pm. *Weekdays during school holidays only


Please note that it is advisable to pre-book events and Once there was... The Wonderful World of Oliver Jeffers. You can book online or over the phone (Mon-Fri 10am - 5pm).

Easter Bank Holidays

We’re celebrating the 20th anniversary of beloved picture book Guess How…


Easter Holidays at…

Discover has your Easter Holidays covered with lots of story events, visits…


Werewolf Club Rules…

Performance poet Joe Coelho (CBeebies Rhyme Rocket) reveals the mysterious rules…