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May Bank Holiday

Join us for a free family fun day celebrating the rivers of London.

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  • Under 5s
    Find out about our regular Mudlarks sessions for babies and under 5s.
  • Second Saturdays
    Get creative as a family with activities every second Saturday of the month.

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The Great Dock Strike - 125 years on

In the year of the 125th anniversary of the Great Dock Strike, curator Georgina Young reflects on this particular passage of docklands' history.

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Collections in focus:London and the Olympics

London 2012 was the latest chapter in our long history of involvement with the Olympic movement, as the city hosted the modern Olympic Games twice before - in 1908 and 1948.
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  • 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

Coming Soon

Christina Broom standing behind her camera and tripod

Soldiers and Suffragettes: The Photography of Christina Broom will open on Friday 19 June at the Museum of London Docklands.
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Walking tours

Walking tours at the Museum of London Docklands

From ancient ruins to modern day facades, London is a city of many stories, brought to life in one of our walking tours starting at the Museum of London Docklands.
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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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