Free Open Futures family trails
Become a Museum explorer as you take a fascinating journey of discovery around the Museum. On the way you’ll find some amazing treasures and experience stories about the history of people from around the world. There are eight exciting themes to choose from and each trail takes about 30 to 40 minutes to complete.
Collect your free trail from the Families Desk in the Great Court at weekends and every day during Camden school holidays, 10.30–16.30.
12 things to see with children
- Chinese Tang tomb figures, Room 33
- Statue of Ramesses II, Room 4
- Double-headed serpent, Room 27
- Hoa Hakananai’a, Room 24
- Sutton Hoo Helmet, Room 2
- Rosetta Stone, Room 4
- Royal Game of Ur, Room 56
- Head of Augustus, Room 70
- Hoxne pepper pot, Room 49
- Mummified bull, Room 62
- Pieces of eight, Room 68
The Open Futures family trails are funded by
Engage, Inspire, Learn, Succeed
Initiated and supported by the Helen Hamlyn Trust, Open Futures is a learning programme for primary schools, which brings the curriculum to life.