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RIBA Baby: Spring songs and stories

Join us for a free morning of stories, play, and discovery at 66 Portland Place. For 0-3 years.

Did you know bees are incredible architects? Get ready to dive into the fascinating world of bees with the amazing storyteller and musician, Paul Rubinstein.

Picture this: it's springtime, flowers are blooming, and the bees are buzzing around happily; but do you know what makes bees so special? Well, Paul is here to tell you all about it in the most exciting way possible- through music.

In this interactive musical storytelling session, you'll embark on a journey through the beehive, learning all about how these incredible insects build their homes, collect nectar, and even do a little dance to show their friends where to find the best flowers.

So, gather 'round, little ones, and let Paul take you on a magical adventure filled with music, stories, and plenty of fun facts about our buzzy friends, the bees! You won't want to miss out on this hive-tastic experience!

Event information

Activities will be on the fourth floor of 66 Portland Place in the Clore Learning Centre.

This event is ideal for young children aged 0 to 3 years. It is a free event, but we ask you to please book a place in advance. If for any reason you are unable to attend, please contact to release your ticket.

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About the session leader

Paul Rubinstein is a professional storyteller and musician for children and families.

Paul works for museums, schools, theatres, and a variety of cultural institutions, regularly working with the National Gallery, British Library, Museum of London, National Maritime Museum, and many other places.

Paul's work is interactive and performed with great care, love, and attention to detail. He is passionate about connecting with children and adults through storytelling and music, creating moments in time that are full of adventure.