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Home life under lockdown

Stay Home collecting project

Stay Home collecting project

Share your experience

Take part as we document people's home lives during the coronavirus pandemic in the UK

About the project

Stories of home life under lockdown

Sheridan's contribution to Stay Home
Emily's contribution to Stay Home
Susannah's contribution to Stay Home
Eli M's contribution to Stay Home
Gareth J's contribution to Stay Home
Meg's contribution to Stay Home
Anna's contribution to Stay Home
Sharon's contribution to Stay Home

Activities for families to do at home

Be more polar

Polar bears isolate too!

Make a zine

Dear diary

What have you been up to?

Start a diary

Game time

What are you playing?

Devise a new game

About the Museum

Our story of home

Read about the history of the Geffrye Almshouses and how the Museum has changed over time

Our story

What's happening?

We are closely monitoring the coronavirus situation and any impact it may have on our planned reopening.

About our redevelopment

Support us

Sow a seed appeal

Help us replant our gardens

Sponsor a tree or plant

Explore our stories

Behind the scenes
An insight into Hoxton past
Domestic gamechangers
Time to tune in
Q & A
Kate shares her thoughts about home
Behind the scenes
Finding all the features

Support the Museum

With your help we can use our collections and programmes to reveal and rethink the ways we live, in order to live better together.

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