Group Visits


If you are interested in arranging a group visit please contact us.

Visits usually last for 2 hours and include:

  • a tour of the theatre and museum
  • an illustrated talk on the history of Dr John Lanngdon Down and Normansfield
  • short film about the life of James Henry Pullen
  • short archive films on Normansfield
  • work of the Down’s Syndrome Association
  • a short walk outside in the grounds if the weather is fine

Refreshments include coffee/tea and cakes

We can also create a visit to your particular interests.

Groups visiting the museum and theatre include:

  • local history groups
  • students from UK and overseas colleges and universities
  • students studying health care and the social history of learning disability

Groups that have recently visited include:

  • 21 & Co
  • Adult Education Group
  • Camphill Residential Watford
  • Coventry University
  • Discover London Tour
  • Esher Local History Society
  • Exploring London and Beyond
  • Halow Trust
  • Isleworth Society
  • Kingston College SEN Course
  • Kingston University MA Heritage Course
  • London Appreciation Society
  • Ministry of Education of Thailand
  • Morden College
  • National Women’s Register
  • Richmond Adult College
  • St Mary’s University College
  • Secret London Walking Tours
  • South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
  • Teddington Society
  • Texas State University
  • Thai Office of Basic Education and Ministry of Education of Thailand
  • Trefoil Guild group
  • U3A SE London Group
  • U3A Spelthorne
  • University of Toronto
  • Wandsworth Over 50’s Activities tour
  • Women’s Institute
  • Worshipful Society of Apothecaries
  • York House

To arrange a visit please contact:

Lesley Alabaf, Langdon Down Centre Manager

Ian Jones-Healey, Archivist

T: 0333 1212 300