Activities for Staying In


Fancy becoming an astronaut with NASA or trying some Hometasking – a daily challenge from UK comedians Alex Horne and Greg Davies. Click on the images to avoid one day being the same as any other.

Over 300 searchable activity ideas from the Scouts

The Scouts have made more than 300 free activities, games and craft ideas available online to help keep kids entertained and educated while they’re in ‘the great indoors’.

Ikea Fort Building

 IKEA has designed six play houses that can be built with its products to entertain children in coronavirus lockdown.

How It’s Made

Have you ever wondered how things are made? Find out how the everyday objects people use become the things they are.


At home for a while with your kids? Don’t want their brains to go stale? We’ve got you covered.

NASA’s Offering Online Astronaut Training While You’re Stuck in Lockdown

NASA and the ISS National Lab are ready to help. They’ve developed a range of adventurous programs and activities for all the children stuck in home lockdown, including a training program to become a home astronautbuild a hovercraftlaunch rockets, and many more.

Comic-Con Museum@Home

This will be your main source for some amazing Comic-Con Museum content, such as exclusive videos—including past events, and new video content created exclusively for the Museum@Home program.

Ride a Virtual Rollercoaster

Want to experience virtual roller coaster rides from your pad? Check out these POV videos of awesome USA attractions.

Celebrity Songs on Sesame Street

Johnny Cash dueting with Oscar The Grouch! Celebrities old and new singing with the puppets of Sesame Street.

Daily Magic Lessons

Magic Lessons from Kevin Quantum one of Scotland’s best magicians.

Comedy Tasks during lockdown

Faced with the prospect of spending months at home. comedian Alex Horne challenges the public to complete a series of tasks, using nothing but themselves and things they can find in their house.

Make a Human Remote Control


Turn your household recycling into a human remote control (to control parents or carers to carry out your every wish…)