Find out more about the Bridge exhibition


Discover artists' responses to London bridges past and present in the largest art exhibition ever held at the Museum of London Docklands.

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  • New walks
    Discover the capital's incredible stories on foot in a series of new walks!
  • School of Life
    Join a panel of speakers for a special School of Life workshop, Building bridges, plus a late night viewing of Bridge.
  • Late London: sonic city
    Tickets for our September Late London are on sale! Book before 4 Aug for an earlybird discount.

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Collections in focus: Port Commodities

By the late 1930s the port of London was handling over 41 million tons of import cargo a year - making it the most important port in Europe. See a selection of photographs and objects that tell the story of London's ports.

  • Theatrical ephemera
    Take a look through over a thousand theatrical portraits.
  • Roman coins
    Our collection of over 5000 roman coins charts the Roman age; from the height of the Republic through to the dawn of the Byzantine age in the east.
  • Dress for dance
    The variety found in the museum's collection of dance costumes maps London's complex cultural landscape.

Collections and research

Summer fun for families

Mother and children at the Museum of London Docklands

Create your own art and hear stories about London’s river crossings at our free weekend and summer holiday activities inspired by Bridge.
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Building bridges

Workshop at the Museum of London

Join philosopher Brennan Jacoby and urban historian Leo Hollis in an interactive workshop by The School of Life, considering the connections we make in the modern world with our city.
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Discover the history of London and its people

Opening hours:
Mon-Sun: 10am – 6pm
Galleries begin to close at 5.40pm
Closed: 24 to 26 Dec

How to find us

Museum of London Docklands
No.1 Warehouse
West India Quay, London E14 4AL
Tel: 020 7001 9844

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