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We offer accessible, fun and inspiring activities for the whole family to enjoy across the Centre, from our Cinemas to the Foyers

Big Barbican Adventure

Explore the Barbican in this do-it-yourself adventure trail for families

Calling all intrepid adventurers... Explore the Barbican in this do-it-yourself adventure trail for families. Set off to discover the secrets of the Barbican through cryptic clue solving, drawing and games.

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Framed Film Club + Extra

Framed Film Club

Every Saturday at 11am come and watch films in Cinemas 2 & 3 from all over the world, specially selected for our family audiences and smaller cinephiles. On the last Saturday of every month, Framed Film Club Extra offers a free hands-on, artist-led workshop an hour before the film.

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Family events

Find events for your family

Explore the full range of events we have on offer which are appropriate for families.


Always open, always free

Discover our year-round programme dedicated to transforming our public spaces with installations, exhibitions, talks and events.

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