Welcome to the
Langdon Down Centre

Discover the Langdon
Down Centre and
Normansfield Theatre.

The Langdon Down Centre was established in 1868 by Victorian physician, Dr John Langdon Down, as a family home and place of care and education for those with learning difficulties. Today the Langdon Down Centre is home to the Normansfield Theatre and its many events and classes, the Langdon Down Museum of Learning Disability, the national office of the Down’s Syndrome Association and Down Syndrome International.

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Instant Opera – Lucia Di Lammermoor

14th, 15th & 16th October 2022

Instant Opera presents Gaetano Donizetti’s ‘Lucia Di Lammermoor’. Featuring Instant Opera chorus, orchestra and two sensational international casts.

A Christmas Carol

Saturday 17th December 2022

Flying Pickle presents Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol. In aid of 21 & Co and the Down’s Syndrome Association.

Richmond Opera - Saul

18th, 19th & 20th November 2022

Richmond Opera presents Saul a fully-staged oratorio by Handel, with baroque orchestra.


Unlock the Artist within you

11 week course: Thursdays 10am - 1pm & 2pm - 4.30pm

This carefully constructed creative course for three 11 week term classes based on the student’s individual progression in drawing and painting. The course is designed…


Yoga with Melinda Szepesi

Saturday 9am-10am

Advance your yoga practice

Join us every Saturday at 9am for an hour of creative yoga flow. We will be working on strength, drills, flowing effortlessly on our mat and much more. 

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