What’s On At Charlton House & Gardens In July & August
Royal Greenwich Heritage Trust is delighted to announce a busy calendar of events at Charlton House & Gardens, with something for everyone over the summer months.
July and August’s Friday Concert Programme sees recitals from a host of talented musicians including; Royal Greenwich Brass Band 12 July, the Ensemble of the Central Band of the Royal Air Force 2 August and Duo Furioso 30 August. A firm favourite for audiences young and old Charlton House’s Friday Concert programme is free to attend from 1pm to 2pm every Friday in the Old Library, and only made possible by kind and generous donations.
Tickets are still available for an open-air performance, in association with Drama Impact, of the Shakespeare classic comedy ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ on Sunday 14 July, 2pm and 7pm. Tickets are available at £15.00 per head from the dramaimpact.com website.
Two very special outdoor screenings in association with the Extraordinary Travelling Film show are being held on Friday 19 and Saturday 20 July.
Watch the Oscar winning Bohemian Rhapsody on the big screen under the stars on Friday 19 7.30pm, within the impressive grounds and gardens of Charlton House. A big night is expected so come along and make some noise to the classic hits of Queen. Tickets are available at £12 per adult, £9 per child and £35 per family.
Hidden Figures screens on the evening of Saturday 20July, part of a series of events in association with the Moon Festival celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the moon landings. This heart-warming crowd pleaser film celebrates the crucial and often overlooked contribution of a group of women to space history, to critical acclaim and with a stellar cast. Tickets for this screening are now available at the discounted rate of £8 per adult, £6 per child and £25 per family.
For families and young children Holiday Histories returns to Charlton House every Wednesday from the 31 July to 28 August, with activities centred on Jacobean fashion and embroidery, Honeybee making and dressing up. Suitable for children aged 4+, you can drop in on the day from 10am to 1pm, £1.50 per child, with younger children welcome to join with the help of a responsible adult.
More details and booking information on all the events coming up at Charlton House & Gardens can be found at greenwichheritage.org/whats-on or by calling 020 8856 3951.