Pillows and Paintbrushes: Sleepover at Dulwich Picture Gallery

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Pack your bags and run away to Dulwich Picture Gallery! Follow in the footsteps of Claudia and Jamie Kincaid for a night-time adventure as we delve into the world of From The Mixed-Up Files of Mrs Basil E Frankweiler. Visit Mrs E Frankweiler’s house and listen to her tales, explore the mysteries of the Gallery with our special Mixed-Up Files treasure hunt, make your own autographed book bag to take with you on your future escapades and get some shuteye in the company of Rembrandt and friends……in the morning awake to breakfast over a film.

Organised in partnership with Pushkin Press. Suitable for children aged 7 - 13yrs. All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Group ratio: 1 adult: 1 - 3 children 

What will I need to bring? Sleeping bag, sleeping mat, toothbrush, and a water bottle

What will I eat? Breakfast and evening snacks provided courtesy of Urban Fruitand Bear Snacks. Please eat dinner before arrival.

Where will I sleep? You will be sleeping on the floor amongst the paintings! You will sleep as a family group.

This event is run in partnership with Pushkin Press.


Oct 3 2015 - 6:45pm to Oct 4 2015 - 8:30am
Available facilities: 
Disabled toilet
Wheelchair accessible