Day 7 of our holiday .........
Friday 13th July 2012
We were up early and ready to go on Friday for our trip to London. Last year we visited the Natural History Museum and the Science Museum, this year C and H had asked if we could visit the Imperial War Museum. So off we went to catch the train .........
Part one of our day in London ~ The Imperial War Museum
|All ready? Not quite, one missing .......|
|Mr Brown doing the head count!! Once a teacher, always a teacher!!|
|The Imperial War Museum London|
|M and W using the interactive touch screens!|
|W testing the bunks in an air raid shelter.|
|Papa telling M what it was really like.|
|Make do and mend!|
|Papa and C clocking in for work!!|
|Waiting for C and H who were visiting the Holocaust exhibition (M and W were too young)|
|Planes inside the museum|
|I would have like to buy this poster for Rich!|
|We used to have this poster on our wall when we were children.|
|W taking a photo of me .....|
|and another try ......|
|One last try ...... just about!!|
|H in the trenches|
|M in the trenches|
|Outside we found part of the Berlin Wall|
|Papa doing his teacher bit again!|
Next we made our way towards the River Thames. We had not bought travel cards this time so could not use the tube or the buses, so we walked instead ........... in the rain!!
London Part 2 tomorrow, will include our trip to "the paintings museum"!