We are promoting a select number of activities that we think the family will enjoy. From time to time we will deliver our own family days with our partners…so keep coming back to this page!
The Chineke! Foundation was established in 2015 and the motto is ‘Championing change and celebrating diversity in classical music’. The organisation aims to be a catalyst for change, realising existing diversity targets within the industry by increasing the representation of Black, Minority Ethnic (BME) musicians in British and European orchestras. Please join in Celebrating Diversity in Classical Music at various locations courtesy of the Chineke! Foundation. Click here to visit the website for more information, tickets, pictures and more.Find out more »
Some background info - An extraordinary home and an intriguing work of art. 575 Wandsworth Road was acquired by the National Trust in 2010, because of the rich and striking interiors created by Khadambi Asalache (1935-2006), a Kenyan-born poet, novelist, philosopher of mathematics and British civil servant. He bought the house in 1981 while working at the Treasury, and over a period of 20 years (from 1986) turned his home into a work of art. Prompted by the need to…Find out more »
Set in Wakanda, a fictional African nation, and New York, Black Panther is a 2018 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. The main character, T’Challa returns home to Wakanda, an isolated, technologically advanced African nation to take his place as King. However, two enemies conspire to bring down the kingdom so T’Challa must team up, as the Black Panther, with a special agent and members of Dora Milaje-Wakanda’s all-female special forces-to prevent a…Find out more »
Join us at the Victoria and Albert Museum For a reflection on the 1868 siege and battle at Maqdala, exploring a selection of Ethiopian objects in the V&A’s collection. Click here to visit the website for more information, tickets, pictures and more.Find out more »
Join us at the FREE EXHIBITION of Windrush: Songs in a Strange Land. Click here to visit the website for more information, pictures and more.Find out more »
Africa Writes is the Royal African Society’s annual literature festival. Africa Writes is the Royal African Society’s annual literature festival. Every year we showcase established and emerging talent from the African continent and its diaspora in what is now the UK’s biggest celebration of contemporary African writing taking place over an exciting summer weekend. The festival features book launches, readings, author appearances, panel discussions, youth and children’s workshops, and other activities. For further details click hereFind out more »
Experience the untold African story of the first world war Click here to visit the website for more information, tickets, pictures and more.Find out more »