Family day: Knights and dragons

Family day: Knights and dragons

Date Time Location Price

Join us for chivalrous shenanigans and fiery family fun.

Encounter ferocious dragons, transform into a noble knight and meet dynamic dames through with art, craft, stories and games led by Squire Ron.


Knight school 

Join Squire Ron and build your knight skills with games and challenges.

Knight school takes place at 10.45am and 11.45am.

Interactive storytelling 

Recreate the story of St Margaret and The Dragon – a tale of drama and bravery!

Storytelling takes place at 11.15am and 12.15pm.

Tricky trail

Put your skills to the test and meet dynamic dames with our tricky trail.


Take up your seat at the knights’ table and create your very own knight’s helmet.

Other activities

Our friends from City of London Libraries (26 August only) and the William Morris Gallery (26 and 29 August) will be joining us for even more family fun.

Booking information

Activities are suitable for children aged 3+.

All children must be accompanied by an adult throughout their time at the Abbey. Adults unaccompanied by children (under 18) will have their booking cancelled and will be refused entry to the event.


Once you have booked. you are welcome to arrive at any point during the morning’s activities. We would recommend arriving for 10.30am as we will finish promptly at 12.30pm.

Visiting the Abbey

You may wish to visit the Abbey before or after you have joined us for this event, you will need to buy a ticket to do so.