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FAMILY DAY – Festival of Maps

Saturday 25 February 12.00 – 16.00

FREE / Suitable for all ages

Various locations throughout the building

A fun and creative family day inspired by the exhibition, Maps and the 20th Century: Drawing the Line.

Join us to make, look, touch, sign and explore.

All families are welcome!

This event is fully accessible for families with deaf children, parents or carers.

The family programme is generously funded by John Lyon’s Charity and The Sackler Trust

We have designated buggy parking and baby changing facilities. All areas of the Library are fully accessible for buggies and wheelchair users.

Keep in touch:
T +44 (0)20 7412 7797

How to get there
The British Library, 96 Euston Road London NW1 2DB.
Transport: King’s Cross St Pancras and Euston Bus routes 10, 30, 59, 73, 91, 205, 390 and 476 pass the building, along Euston Road.


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