Explore the Great Fire, the most famous disaster in London's history, and find out how it shaped the city we know today. This micro-site features objects relating to the Great Fire in the Museum of London's collections and tells the story of the fire in depth through sections on Themes and People.
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Many of the objects featured on this site are on display in the War, Plague & Fire (1550s-1660s) gallery at the Museum of London.