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Valence House

Autism hour: Teddy bears’ picnic

Tags Children , Family , Daytime , Free , Heritage events
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Valence House Museum, Becontree Ave, Dagenham RM8 3HT Map marker

Autism friendly session designed for children with autism and/or sensory or learning needs to enjoy with their families. This session will be a reduced sensory experience.

Free entry. Advanced booking essential -  Call 020 8227 2034.

Please note entrance will be via Margery Road gate only.
(Small charge for craft activity and face painting)

If you come down to Valence House today you will be in for a big surprise…bring your bears and picnics and enjoy an afternoon of fun for all the family.


  • craft activities
  • bear hunt
  • face painting
  • games

And the much anticipated return of……teddy bear zip wire.

Kid’s picnic boxes available - £3.80

  • jam or cheese sandwich
  • pom bear crisps
  • teddy bear biscuit
  • grapes
  • bear sweeties
  • apple or orange juice carton

Have your picnic box ready to pick up on the day.
Call 020 8227 2034 or pop into reception in the visitor centre before 17 July to place your order (Payment required at time of booking).

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