The walled garden will close at 15.00 on Thursday 7 July for a private event.

Palace explorers: An emu? Animals at the Palace

Join our creative, hands-on sessions for 2 to 4 year olds and their adults.  Each week introduces an exciting new theme to explore.

This week

Monday 16 March – Bishop Laud’s tortoise 
Would you believe the Bishop of London kept a tortoise? We’ll create our own exotic animal.

Upcoming sessions this term

Monday 23 March – An emu at the party
An emu terrrorised a garden party in 1860. Let’s relive this dramatic moment with Colenso the emu.

Tickets include a drink and healthy snack. Accompanying adults and babies are free. Please note, children must be accompanied by an adult.

Find about more about our Palace explorers programme.