Free forthcoming events at the Museum of the Order of St John

Find out something new at one of our free, talks and tours offered as part of Adult Learners’ Week 2015.

August’s 10 Minute Talk

Discover more about the museum, the Order of St John, St John Ambulance and the history of Clerkenwell at our series of free lunchtime talks.

‘Bring out your dead!’ The Great Plague and Clerkenwell

  • Date: Wednesday 12th August
  • Time: 12:30pm

Join Judi McGinley as she discusses the Great Plague of 1664 and the devastating toll it took on the parish of Clerkenwell.

Wilds Street Ensemble Concert

  • Date: Tuesday 11th August
  • Time: 1:10pm - 1:50pm

The second in a series of free lunchtime recitals the Wilds Street Ensemble will be performing Chamber works from Monteverdi to Berio.



Garden Explorers

Our garden activity trail will be available for little explorers throughout the summer, and there will be a special drop-in activity every Wednesday during the school holiday.

  • Make a bug mask
    Wednesday 5th August, 11am - 3pm
  • Mini beast safari
    Wednesday 12th August, 11am - 3pm
  • Storytelling with Margaret Bateson-Hill
    Wednesday 19th August, 1pm - 2pm
  • Finger Print Bumblebees
    Wednesday 26th August, 11am - 3pm