Late London: digital city

Digital artists and experts take over! Join us for an evening of comedy, talks, installations and workshops with a silent disco, late night bars and galleries by twilight.

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  • London Walks
    Enjoy a guided historical walk and uncover the secrets of the city on foot!
  • Making space
    Book now for an exciting evening event with School of Life.

  • Family activities
    Discover the hidden histories of this great city through our family events programme.

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Roman eagle sculpture

We have a new addition to our Roman gallery! Come and see one of the most exquisite examples of Romano-British art ever found, on display now.

  • Theatrical ephemera
    Take a look through over a thousand theatrical portraits, which provide a record of the performers, their roles, the costumes they wore and how plays in London were performed.
  • 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


The Cheapside Hoard: London's Lost Jewels

Until 27 April 2014

Discover an extraordinary treasure of 16th and 17th century jewels and gemstones, displayed in its entirety for the first time in over a century.

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Around the world in 90 minutes

Around the world in 90 minutes

Handle Elizabethan East End booty and explore exotic ceramics from around the globe in this tour of our Archaeological Archive in Hackney.
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Christina Broom

Christina Broom

A free introductory display showing a selection of wartime images from Christina Broom - the UK's first female press photographer.
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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
150 London Wall, London EC2Y 5HN

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