“The Pilot School has been fantastic! My children have thoroughly enjoyed the activities.”
Family visit, August 2018
October Half-Term: Pump-kings!
Saturday 21 – Saturday 28 October, 10am – 3pm.
Museum Open Days – Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays
Included in Admission or Membership.
Free family craft activities every Saturday for children of all ages.
Museum Admission or Annual Membership required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Click on the photo or check out our What’s On calendar to see what’s coming up.
Explorer Kit Bags & Bunker Backpacks
Bunker Backpacks: Suitable for children aged 5 and under.
Explore shelter building and survival with your little one.
Kitbags and backpacks can be borrowed from Reception on arrival.
An adult’s ID card is requested as a deposit to check out a kitbag or backpack.
They are available all year round from Reception on your arrival, or alternatively you can download them before you visit:
Interactive Exhibits & Historical Costumes
Bring Bentley Priory’s history to life with our interactive exhibits and historical costumes – take a seat in a life-size, replica Spitfire cockpit, try your hand at aircraft recognition and dress up as some of Bentley Priory’s residents over time with our beautiful hand-made costumes.
An area for families to quietly (or noisily!) read books together in comfy seating and beanbags.
Our friendly café offers a selection of child-friendly food and staff are happy to warm bottles or baby food. Breastfeeding is welcome throughout the Museum. Highchairs are available.
The Museum is fully pushchair/wheelchair accessible.
Our nearest Changing Places Toilet is at South Oxhey Leisure Centre, WD19 7AX; 020 8428 4954.
FAMILIES: Enjoy 10% off all tickets when you book for 1 or more children.
Enter Discount Code FAMILY10 in your basket when checking out online.
Audio Tour for Children
Audio Tours can be borrow for FREE from Reception, with headphones provided.