British Museum, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG
11.00 - 16.30
About the event
The spring holiday is your chance to discover Persia at the British Museum. The ancient Persian empire covered over 3 million square miles and stretched into Asia, Europe and Africa. Our holiday events bring to life the worlds of ancient and later Persia and Iran. Get involved in a range of free activities, beginning with three days of art and craft, music and stories, and culminating in a special Persia Family Weekend extravaganza of delights.
• San Francisco based Ballet Afsaneh present ‘Dances of the Silk Road’.
• World premier of the animated film ‘Mixed Nutz – A Persian Adventure’
Official Link: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/persia_family_activities.aspx