Current exhibitions and displays

  • William Sessarakoo, a freed African slave and prince. Copyright National Portrait Gallery.

    The Royal African

    25 November 2016 - 4 June 2017

    An African prince sold into slavery and his connection to the Royal African Company, who laid the foundations for the British slave trade.

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  • George Cross

    George Cross

    From 21 September 2016

    A rare George Cross medal awarded to Richard V Moore for his bomb disposal efforts during the Second World War.


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