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Archikids Festival 2017 - Celebrating it's Fifth Year With Over 30 Free Activities Around the Streets of London!

Multiple locations

Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd July 2017

Suitable for 5-11 years

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Aimed to inspire the next generation of Londoners about the great places of their city, the Archikids Festival is a hit every year... Whether you have a budding architect, artist, engineer, builder or creator in your midst - the Archikids Festival is not be missed. There are over 30 amazing activities and workshops taking place across the City of London at some great venues...

  • Take part in the Hatwalk Catwalk where you can strut your structural style by designing and making an architectural piece of headwear
  • Join the Spaghetti Challenge and test your engineering skills by trying to build a tower or bridge out of pasta!
  • Become an Eco-Explorer and spot the wildlife that lives in the churchyard at St Paul's Cathedral
  • Help build a futuristic City in the Sky by creating your own inventions and models to be added to an amazing flying cityscape.
  • Explore the city through your lens with Postcards from London, capturing your favourite place of London and turning your photo into a postcard
  • Join Atelier One and build your own kite, learning how to engineer it for the best aerodynamic results and then put it to the test in the City skies! 
  • See a full list of activities and where they're taking place here.

Dates and Prices
  • FREE
  • Saturday 22nd July, 10am-5pm
  • Sunday 23rd July, 10am-5pm
Need to Know
  • Download a full PDF programme here
  • Most activities are drop-in but some are necessary to pre-book for. See the above programme for more details.
  • Aimed at 5-11 year old urban adventurers!
Plan your Visit

Address and Contact Info

St Pauls Cathedral
St. Paul's Churchyard

Nearest Station: St. Paul's Station
Nearest Park: Carter Lane Gardens

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Museum of London
150 London Wall

Nearest Station: Barbican
Nearest Park: Postman's Park

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The Gherkin
30 St Mary Axe

Nearest Station: Aldgate Station
Nearest Park: Jubilee gardens

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Nearest Station: Liverpool Street Station
Nearest Park: محطه القطار