What's On in November at Fulham Palace
Develop your drawing skills or drop in at the museum
Tuesday 11 November, 1pm-3.30pm - Drawing in the Interiors and Landscapes of Fulham Palace
During this five week course, develop your drawing skills by producing a series of drawings using the surrounding landscape as inspiration.
Run in partnership with Hammersmith and Fulham Adult Learning and Skills Service. Tickets £92 per person,
Booking essential through Hammersmith and Fulham Adult Learning and Skills Service, click here to visit their website
Friday 14 November, 11am - Reflections of the Great War
Connect with the First World War through music, poetry and letters of the period, with readings led by journalist and newscaster, Sophie Raworth.
Following the event, join the organisers for refreshments and a private view of Fulham Palace's exhibition Through the Great War. To learn more about the exhibition, click here.
Tickets £15 per person. Booking essential, click here to book.
Sunday 23 November, 2pm -3.30pm - Museum Drop-in
Come to the Museum and try on period Victorian costume, handle artefacts and learn about the history of Fulham Palace. This is a free event, no booking necessary. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Sunday 30 November, 10am-5pm - Father Christmas
Father Christmas is returning to Fulham Palace! Bring the whole family to visit with Santa Claus in the beautifully decorated Tudor Great Hall, and make sure you are on the Nice list to receive your special present.
Knock on the door and listen for the bell, then the whole family enters the Hall for a special one-on-one meeting with Father Christmas . With our Tudor Great Hall lit by fairy lights, a roaring fire in the grate and a ten foot Christmas tree on display, this is a very atmospheric Christmas experience.
See what the elves have been busy preparing at the gift wrapping station, take a peak at Father Christmas’s desk and see who has been included on the Naughty and Nice list. Make sure you let him know what’s on your Christmas list before receiving a special gift.
Children can also enjoy Christmas crafts while they wait. Tickets £10 per child. Family and friends groups may attend together. Booking essential, click here to book.N.B. Children must be accompanied by an adult
There are also regular walks at Fulham Palace and weekly sessions for parents and toddlers called the Palace Explorers. Here's what's coming this month:
Wednesday 4, Sunday 9, Tuesday 18 and Sunday 23 November, 2pm - Monthly Historical Tours
Learn the secrets of Fulham Palace on this Historical Tour through the grounds and public rooms of the Palace. £5 per person, no booking necessary, meet in the Museum. Click here for more information on tours.
Monday 3, 10, 17 and 24 November 10.30am-12pm - The Palace Explorers
Join The The Palace Explorers, weekly parent/carer and toddler sessions for children aged 2-4. £3 per child, which includes a drink and healthy snack, booking essential. Click here for more information and to book.
October 24, 2014