What is he up to?

A World Inside a Book: Gruffalos, Dragons and Other Creatures

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Explore the world of Axel Scheffler and Julia Donaldson in the UK's first immersive exhibition of their collaborations together! Children can explore mini-worlds brought to life from their favourite books including The Gruffalo, Room on the Broom, Stick Man, Tiddler and many many more. There is also a more traditional exhibition alongside showing Axel's original artwork and sketches.

How can I find out more?

Where?

Discover Children’s Story Centre, 383-387 High Street, Stratford, London, E15 4QZ

What age group?

Age 0 - 8, older children welcome

National Trust Children's Book Festival

This year the festival will be held at Quarry Bank Mill and Axel will be introducing the latest adventures of his delightful characters, Pip and Posy. Good friends (most of the time!) this charming pair, Pip and Posy always have fun and will delight toddlers and parents alike. There’ll be live drawing and storytelling, and maybe even a surprise guest... or two

There are two chances to meet Axel - at 10am and 4pm.

How can I find out more?

Where?

National Trust Quarry Bank, Styal, Wilmslow, Cheshire

What age group?

3+