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Penny Wilson

Penny Wilson

Play Coordinator
Assemble Play

Penny Wilson has been a Playworker for around 35 years in inclusive Adventure Playgrounds, in a busy Play Association in the East End of London, and as the coordinator of Assemble Play. She delivers face to face play sessions and advocates for the child’s right to play in presentations, writing and her own practice.

MuseumNext Museums, Games & Play Summit
Monday, 28 February 2022

What museums can learn from children

From consultation visits to American children’s museums, to designing an interactive gallery space with children, through a training course with Playful Partners and Kids in Museums, culminating in zestful play delivery with the Royal Academy of Arts in 2021, we have been exploring just how much children have to offer the world of galleries and museums. PennyWilson and Lily McGuire will share the stories of their experiences of children enriching and transforming the use and content of museum spaces and the people who work in them.

Full schedule here

Penny Wilson