Children's story competition at Rainham Hall

Boat in the bath exhibit inside Rainham Hall

Let your child's imagination run wild when you visit Rainham Hall this year. Our story competition for children is based on one of our most popular exhibits - the boat in the bath - on the first floor of the Hall.

At Rainham Hall we want you to tell us the story behind one of our most popular exhibits – the boat in the bath (located on the first floor). Stories can be as adventurous as you want them to be. Enter our story competition for a chance to see your winning tale displayed on a printed panel in the bathroom next year.  Here are a few guidelines:

  • Entrants must be aged between 7 – 11 and ¾ years old.
  • Stories must be between 200-300 words long.
  • Apply via email: rainhamhall@nationaltrust.org.uk or by post to: Rainham Hall, The Broadway, Rainham RM13 9YN.
  • Please include: Your name, your age, your parent’s contact telephone number and your parent’s email address.
  • If you’d like to send us a drawing too – then please do. We love drawings.
  • Deadline for entries: 31 October 2017. Winner and two runner ups to be announced in January 2018.