What’s on

February 2015

The Palace Explorers

Mon 2 February, Mon 9 Feb, Mon 16 Feb, Mon 23 Feb, 10.30am-12pm

The Palace Explorers

Join 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.

Monthly Historical Tours

Wed 4 February, Sun 8 Feb, Tue 17 Feb, Sun 22 Feb, 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.

Wisteria Pruning Workshop – SOLD OUT

Sun 8 February, 1pm-3pm

Wisteria Pruning Workshop – SOLD OUT

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Fulham Palace Head Gardener, Lucy Hart, leads this practical workshop on getting the most out of your wisteria.

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Museum Drop-in

Sun 8 February, 2pm-3.30pm

Museum Drop-in

Come to the Museum and try on period Roman 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.

Bedazzled Palace Banquet

Tue 17 February, 10am-12pm (3-5 year olds) and 12.30pm-2.30pm (6-8 year olds)

Bedazzled Palace Banquet

Join Bedazzled Events for a  jam packed workshop filled with themed games, activities, mini challenges and lots of fun!

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Fulham Palace Fun Day

Wed 18 February, 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm

Fulham Palace Fun Day

A day of free family fun including crafts, drama and dressing up!

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Opera at the Palace – SOLD OUT

Fri 20 February, 7.30pm

Opera at the Palace – SOLD OUT

Held in our Great Hall, Opera at the Palace is a very special evening of entertainment with exceptional singers set for stardom - up close!

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Young Archaeologists Club

Sat 21 February, 10.30am-12.15pm

Young Archaeologists Club

Do you want to learn about Archaeology, but you don't know where to start? Are you between 8 and 16 years of age? Then the Fulham Palace Young Archaeologist club is the place for you! Our first session will answer the question - What is an Archaeologist?

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The Role of the Post Office in the First World War

Mon 23 February, 2pm

The Role of the Post Office in the First World War

During World War I, army chaplains  regularly helped soldiers read and write letters. Join us for this talk by Chris Taft, Head of Collections at the British Postal Museum & Archive to learn more about the role of the Post Office during this time.

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March 2015

The Palace Explorers

Mon 2 March, Mon 9 Mar, Mon 16 Mar, Mon 23 Mar, Mon 30 Mar, 10.30am-12pm

The Palace Explorers

Join 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.

Monthly Historical Tours

Wed 4 March, Sun 8 Mar, Tue 17 Mar, Sun 22 Mar, 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.

Young Archaeologists Club

Sat 21 March, 10.30am-12.15pm

Young Archaeologists Club

With archaeological evidence of Neolithic, Iron Age and Roman settlers and the foundations of a medieval palace under the East Lawn, the present site of Fulham Palace is steeped in history.  During this month's Young Archaeologists Club session, learn all about the several community archaeological digs have taken place at Fulham Palace to uncover more about the site's past.

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Museum Drop-in

Sun 22 March, 2pm-3.30pm

Museum Drop-in

Come to the Museum and try on period Tudor 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.

Garden Walk

Sun 29 March, 2pm

Garden Walk

Join us for a tour of the Fulham Palace gardens, home to unusual and historically important plants.  £5 per person, no booking necessary. Meet in the Museum. Click here for more information on tours.

The History of the Royal Chaplains’ Department from 1796 to 2013

Mon 30 March, 2pm

The History of the Royal Chaplains’ Department from 1796 to 2013

Bishop Winnington-Ingram served as a chaplain during World War I.  This illustrated talk by David Blake, Curator of the Museum of Army Chaplaincy, highlights the role of army chaplains over the last 200 years.

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April 2015

Monthly Historical Tours

Wed 1 April, Sun 12 Apr, Tue 21 Apr, Sun 21 Apr, 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.

Easter Trail

Sun 5 April, and Mon 6 April, 1pm-3.30pm

Easter Trail

Our Museum and garden are full of clues!  Start in the Tudor Courtyard and find them all to win a chocolate prize! £2 per child, no booking necessary. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Suitable for 2+

Rabbit Warren Family Drop-in

Wed 8 April, 2pm-3.30pm

Rabbit Warren Family Drop-in

Meet us on the main lawn and create your own paper rabbit and help us recreate the bishop's rabbit warren.  £2 per child, no booking necessary. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Suitable for 2+

The Palace Explorers

Mon 13 April, Mon 20 Apr, Mon 27 Apr, 10.30am-12pm

The Palace Explorers

Join 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.

The Thames Family Drop-in

Wed 15 April, 2pm-3.30pm

The Thames Family Drop-in

Join us on the main lawn and build a boat, design a riverside building, or create some animals and birds to populate our model Thames river scene. £2 per child, no booking necessary. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Suitable for 2+

Garden Walk

Thu 16 April, 2pm

Garden Walk

Join us for a tour of the Fulham Palace gardens, home to unusual and historically important plants.  £5 per person, no booking necessary. Meet in the Museum. Click here for more information on tours.

Young Archaeologists Club

Sat 18 April, 10.30am-12.15pm

Young Archaeologists Club

During the third Young Archaeologists Club session, take a trip to the Thames and explore the local foreshore!

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Drawing in the centre and landscape of Fulham Palace

Tue 21 April, 1pm-4pm

Drawing in the centre and landscape of Fulham Palace

Practice your drawing skills of composition and draughtsmanship during this five week course.

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May 2015

Young Archaeologists Club

Sat 23 May, 10.30am-12.15pm

Young Archaeologists Club

During this fourth session of the Young Archaeologists Club, examine, measure and record your finds from the foreshore, just like a professional archaeologist.

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June 2015

Young Archaeologists Club

Sat 20 June, 10.30am-12.15pm

Young Archaeologists Club

Before the Bishops of London acquired Fulham Palace, there was a Roman settlement on the site.  The fifth Young Archaeologists Club will explore what it was like to be a Roman during this time.

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July 2015

Young Archaeologists Club

Sat 18 July, 10.30am-12.15pm

Young Archaeologists Club

Did you know that our Holm oak on the main lawn is 500 years old?  Imagine the stories it can tell!  During the final session this term for the Young Archaeologists Club, investigate the important role trees play in archaeological research.

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