Back to the ’40s Community Day at Biggin Hill

Event details

Date:

22nd May, 2021

Time:

11.00am – 4.00pm

Cost:

Included with the price of a Museum Admission Ticket

Back to the ’40s Community Day at Biggin Hill

Celebrate the easing of lockdown restrictions and the re-opening of the museum with our Back to the ’40s Community Day event at Biggin Hill Memorial Museum. There’ll be live 1940s-themed music, performances from actors in role, 1940s dance lessons as well as craft activities and object handling sessions for families. Why not enjoy lunch or tea and cake from the museum’s Nightingale Cafe and make a day of it?

The event is included in the price of a museum entry ticket. Click here for ticket price options.

Running order for the day:

  • 11am – 11:30am: Live songs from the 1940s sung by The Petticoats
  • 11:30 – 12:15: 1940s dance demonstration: come and join in the fun.
  • 12:15 – 1:15: Live songs from the 1940s sung by The Petticoats
  • 1:15pm – 2pm: University of Greenwich Big Band
  • 2pm – 2:30pm: Air Raid Warden drama performance
  • 2:30pm – 3pm: 1940s dance demonstration: Come and join in the fun
  • 3pm – 4pm: University of Greenwich Big Band
  • Please note:There are limited spaces in our car park, although it is free to park on surrounding public roads. Due to social distancing measures, we may need to limit the amount of visitors entering the museum at peak times.

    We’re really looking forward to welcoming all of our visitors back to the museum. Tickets will be limited to a maximum of six per household. We can’t wait to see you …