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Time for Bed

Enter a starlit world of lullabies, nursery rhymes, fairy tales and bedtime stories on our giant story bed.

Snuggle up and rediscover the joy of bedtime stories in a magical environment created to inspire and capture the imaginations of children and adults alike.

Presented in association with the Story Museum Oxford.

Part of Imagine Children's Festival

Age recommendation
Wed 13 – Fri 15 Feb; 11am, 12.30pm & 2pm
Time for Bed for under-5s

Sat 16 – Sun 24 Feb
11am: Time for Bed for under-5s
12.30pm: Who’s on the Bed? for ages 5+
2pm Bedtime Fairy Tales (... with a Twist) for ages 7+

Each ticket admits one adult and one child. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Book your tickets here

Access information
The events on Saturday 16 February and Friday 22 February are British Sign Language interpreted (BSL).

To join our free Access Scheme and book tickets for these services, call our Ticket Office on 020 3879 9555 or email

Find out more about our Access Scheme

Date and Location

February 13 - 24, 2019

See above for dates and times for different age groups.

Sunley Pavilion, Level 3

Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Rd, Lambeth, London SE1 8XX