31 Oct 2020 - 27 Nov 2020

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Get ready for Deepavali. Create your own Kolam or Rangoli-inspired decoration with our video tutorial. Welcome the Festival of Lights at ACM.



Audio storytelling by ACT 3 International

Listen to the story adapted from the epic Ramayana and be inspired by the monkey god Hanuman. 

Suitable for ages 4 to 8.


Create your own Kolam or Rangoli-inspired decoration by Lollibox

Celebrate Deepavali by downloading a template to create your own Kolam or Rangoli-inspired decoration, either by quilling paper strips or using coloured sand.

Suitable for ages 5 to 10, with parental guidance.




Is the Festival of Lights called Deepavali or Diwali? Learn more in the link here


What else would you like to see? Complete a short survey here to share your thoughts. 


  • Family Fun
    Let's Learn About...

    Let’s Learn About…making ceramics! Watch an animated video to learn how ceramics are made and why they are special. Test your new-found knowledge with our fun quiz, and visit our Ceramics Gallery to see more interesting examples.

  • Family Fun
    Saturdays@ACM: Blue and White

    Discover the allure of blue-and-white ceramics in world trade! Listen to stories of iconic characters found in our collection, and create a coaster inspired by one of the designs on display. 

  • Family Fun
    Saturdays@ACM: A Style for Every Story

    Discover different styles of traditional outfits from our collection! Create outfits for a paper doll, and listen to the audio storytelling of “The Empress' New Clothes”and "The Four Dragons".