Let St John’s Gate capture your imagination

Previously shortlisted for Kids in Museums’ Family Friendly Museum Award, we’re worth exploring!

Downloadable Resources

The Museum may be closed at the moment, but we are open virtually and we have lots of activities below for you to download and try at home. Discover the story of our Museum with our online resources available for all the family to explore.

You can also find new education packs for learning at home over on our Schools page.

We would love to see your completed creations! Say hello and share your photos with us on FacebookTwitter and Instagram, we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Eight Pointed Cross Activity SheetSt John's Gate Colouring SheetSt John Ambulance Colouring SheetActivity Sheet

3D St John's Gate cut-out

















More short films about the history of the Order and St John Ambulance can be found on our YouTube Channel.

Visiting us

Drop-in any time to explore the Museum with our trails, get hands-on using the activity buckets, or have a go at our colouring and activity sheets.

ALT=""During school holidays, we offer an exciting programme of free family activities including art and craft workshops and regular storytelling sessions. For details, please see the events page on our website.

For the first time in 2020, we will also be running autism-friendly family activities starting in February half term.

Toilets and baby-changing facilities are available on site. We aim to make our museum and family activities accessible to everyone, but if you have any questions please contact us: museum@sja.org.uk / 020 7324 4005



The Museum of the Order of St John would like to thank all those who have supported and continue to support its work. In particular, the Museum would like to thank the following for their generosity: