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Moomin Winter Weekend at Dulwich Picture Gallery, UK

December 15, 2017 - December 17, 2017

In celebration of Dulwich Picture Gallery’s Tove Jansson exhibition, join for a wintry weekend of Moomin-themed adventures and explore the wisdom and wonder of Jansson’s most celebrated characters. In the words of Moominpappa, ‘Oh, what happiness!’

For adults:

A Moomin Winter’s Eve – 15 Dec

Enjoy talks, performances and activities exploring the magical tales of – and wisdom from – Moominvalley as well as food and drink. Discover which Moomin character best conveys you as we take a closer look at the personalities behind the pictures, enjoy immersive workshops and performances, and take advantage of exclusive entry to the Tove Jansson exhibition after hours.


For families:

A Moomin Winter’s Day – 16 & 17 Dec

Celebrate the festive season with a variety of activities across the Gallery! The Polka Theatre’s Moomin puppets will be coming out of hibernation for a special appearance. Artist Davina Drummond will be taking inspiration from Jansson’s writing about Christmas traditions and help you fill your own bauble with a loving message for family or friends. The stories of the Moomins’ adventures will be told throughout each day and there will be an opportunity to write your letters to Father Christmas and receive a special reply!


December 15, 2017
December 17, 2017
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Dulwich Picture Gallery
Gallery Road
London, SE21 7AD United Kingdom
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