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Beneath the Surface, Natural History Museum, SW7 5BD

14th July-28th February 2018

Go beneath the waves to explore the extraordinary lives of whales. Dive through one of the world's most compelling evolutionary journeys in this family exhibition. For more information and to buy tickets...

A Lifetime in Stories, V&A Museum of Childhood, Bethnal Green, E2 9PA

22nd July-25th February 2018

Michael Morpurgo: A Lifetime in Stories will look at Morpurgo’s life and writing process as well as the lives he has created for some of his remarkable characters. Free admission. For more information...

A History of Magic, The British Library, Kings Cross, NW1 2DB

20th October-28th February 2018

From medieval descriptions of dragons and griffins, to the origins of the Philosopher’s Stone, the exhibition will take readers on a journey to the heart of the Harry Potter stories. This event marks...

A World Inside a Book, Discover, Stratford, E15 4QZ

21st October-29th September 2018

Take a trip into the brilliant 3-D technicolour world of the best loved children’s author, Julia Donaldson and illustrator Axel Scheffler, with the UK’s first immersive exhibition of their...

Ice Rink, Canada Square Park, Canary Wharf, E14 5AB

4th November-24th February 2018

Ice Rink Canary Wharf, one of London’s largest outdoor ice rinks, returns for 16 magical weeks of ice skating in Canada Square Park. For more information and to buy tickets visit

Party Guide 2018

Party Guide 2018

The Annual Primary Times Party Guide is back - full of great ideas for celebrating your child's birthday

Theatre Guide

Theatre Guide

Your complete family guide to theatre

Competition Winners

Competition Winners

Congratulations to all our winners

Primary Times Interview

Primary Times Interview

Meet this month’s author Lisa Thompson

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