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!
  • Easter holidays
    This Easter we've got heaps of FREE familiy activities all around the theme of books.
  • Around the world in 90 minutes
    Discover the illicit trade of London's past in a behind-the-scenes tour of our archive.

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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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Frozen Thames: Frost Fair 1684

Frozen Thames: Frost Fair 1684

A free display of paintings depicting the momentous frost fair of 1684, when Londoners ventured onto the frozen Thames.
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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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