What happens in the museum after dark? Meet Romans and Victorians and solve puzzles by torchlight, then bed down in the galleries to sleep amongst prehistoric artefacts.
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Smithfield is one of London’s special places and its lanes, alleys and courts on the edge of the market still follow a medieval street plan. Curator Alex Werner offers a brief history of the area.
Discover the story of Kibbo Kift, a Utopian youth movement from the 1920s that promised to "lead the next stage of human evolution".
Until 22 October, Kibbo Kift artefacts will be on display in our temporary exhibition Show Space, inside our free galleries.
Galleries begin to close at 5.40pm
Closed: 24 to 26 Dec
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