Storytelling For Families: Mary Seacole and a Paddleboat to Panama

Past event archive
15 February 2014, 10:30-11:15

Room 23


  • Family||Workshop

Mary Jane Seacole (nee Grant), by Albert Charles Challen, 1869 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London; Purchased with help from the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund, and Gallery supporters, 2008

Mary Jane Seacole (nee Grant)
by Albert Charles Challen
NPG 6856

Little did Mary Seacole know that when she tried medicines out on her doll that this would be the start of extraordinary adventures involving paddleboats, gold and guava jelly?

No ticket required. Sessions last approximately 45 minutes. For ages 3+ and their carers.