To book for any event, please phone our box office +44 (0) 207
839 2006 or send a cheque made payable to 'Friends of Benjamin Franklin House' along with the name of the event/date to Benjamin Franklin House, 36 Craven Street, London WC2N 5NF. Friends, students, and those over 65 are entitled to a concessionary rate.
Many of our events have a limited capacity so we advise booking in advance to avoid disappointment. For information about our events programme please email info@BenjaminFranklinHouse.org
Benjamin Franklin House Events 2016
Join us for fascinating Franklinesque events: from family workshops, to lectures and our annual 4th July party!
LOCATION: Clothworkers' Hall, Dunster Court,
Mincing Lane, London EC3R 7AH
Thursday 24 November, 7.30pm
An American Thanksgiving feast with all the
trimmings will take place at magnificent
Clothworkers’ Hall. Roast turkey (and
and of course pumpkin pie) will be a highlight.
Franklin, in addition to suggesting the turkey
become one of America’s national symbols,
practised cooking it as part of his early work on
£90 Adults/ £50 children.
To book call 020 7839 2006.
Annual Friends and Neighbours
Thursday 8 December, 6.30pm
Celebrate the festive season with friends
of the House and our Craven Street
neighbours. In the great British
holiday tradition, enjoy a mince pie, and
a glass or two of homemade mulled wine.
Free – RSVP to
Family Day: Children’s Christmas Party
Saturday 10 December, 10.30am
With Christmas just around the corner, children will discover
the magic of the holiday – 18th century style – with
crafts and treats. Sing along to festive classics such as
’Silent Night’ and ’Jingle Bells’ with accompaniment on the
glass armonica, Franklin’s musical instrument. Enjoy mince pies
and deck the halls with Christmas crafts to make and take home!
Suitable for 5-11 year olds.
Free, but donations welcome! – Advanced booking