To book for any event, please phone our box office +44 (0) 207 925 1405 (open 10.30am-5pm everyday except Tuesday) 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 2015
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 26 November, 7:30pm
An American Thanksgiving feast with all the trimmings will take
place at magnificent Clothworkers’ Hall. Roast
turkey (and stuffing, vegetables, 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 electricity.
£80 Adult/£45 Child
Click here for the Booking Form
For further information or to
book, please call +44 (0)20 7839 2006 or email
Annual Friends and Neighbours Christmas Party
Wednesday 9 December, 6-8pm
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 12 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 a Christmas wreath to make and take
Suitable for 5 -11 year olds.
donations welcome! – Advanced booking recommended:
Children's Christmas Party
*Please note this event has SOLD OUT