Children’s Christmas Party — 18th-century style!

Address:
Benjamin Franklin House, 36 Craven Street, Westminster, London 51.507678 -0.125004
Dates & Time:
10.30 AM to 12 noon
Tickets & Cost:
Free, but donations will be welcomed
See benjaminfranklinhouse.org
Note: This event is suitable for children aged between 5 and 11
Telephone:
The contact number for Benjamin Franklin House is +44 (0) 207 839 2006
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The following bus routes go near Benjamin Franklin House: 3, 6, 9, 11, 12, 13, 15, 23, 24, 29, 87, 88, 91, 139, 159, 176, 453
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The best London underground train stations to visit Benjamin Franklin House are Charing Cross Covent Garden Embankment Leicester Square
Note: The actual closest train station to Benjamin Franklin House is Charing Cross
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Let your children enjoy the magic of the festive season -- 18th-century style!

The Benjamin Franklin House will be throwing a little party for kids (5-11). It will include traditional carols like "Silent Night" and "Jingle Bells", all played on Franklin's favourite musical instrument -- the Glass Armonica. They will also be able to munch on some mince pies and make a some Christmas crafts to take home.

Your children will be too young to appreciate the significance of the house, but it was actually the London home of one of America's founding fathers. Benjamin Franklin was right in the centre of things when the United States struck out for independence, and helped to draft both the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States.

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