Tag Archives: Christmas

A letter to Santa

This letter to Santa comes from the Museum of Childhood collections.  It dates from 1984 and (very much on trend) asks for Castle Greyskull, He-Man, Battle Cat, Skeletor, Panthor, Skeletor and the Knight Rider car! What is on your list … Continue reading

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Cats, dogs and gnomes…

For the festive season we are sharing some of our seasonal collections on social media. These images are of Christmas cards in the collections at the Museum of Childhood. These cards prove that people still loved cat pictures in the … Continue reading

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Feeling Festive

Yesterday was our last Museums Alive meeting of 2015. Here is a photograph of the team tucking into mince pies at our festive social. Thanks to all the volunteers for their work and to our great colleagues in Health and … Continue reading

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26 Stories of Christmas

As part of the 26 Children’s Winters exhibition you can now access the Museum of Childhood 26 Stories of Christmas online advent calendar. Each day you will see a new Museum of Childhood object along with a piece of creative writing to … Continue reading

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