The Museum of London documents the history of London from prehistoric to modern times. The museum is located on London Wall, close to the Barbican Centre.
The Museum of London Docklands is a museum on the Isle of Dogs, east London that tells the history of London's River Thames and the growth of Docklands.
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Meet one of the biggest stars of Beasts of London: London's largest elephant.
How have London's rivers regenerated from polluted sewers to slowly flourishing waterways?
How did the Museum of London end up with a collection of shoes and blankets worn by tiny princesses and princes?
Explore the stories of the world's greatest city and uncover the hidden treasures of our collections.
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Exclusive and unique gifts inspired by Beasts of London
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Our unique collections include over a million objects from
thousands of years of London’s history. Search our collections, find out what we hold, or get in touch with our curators.
Discover the many different collections and archives held by the museum and learn more about their history.
Find out about the Archaeological Archive and the Centre for Human Bioarchaeology.
Want to know more about the Museum of London’s collections?
Ask our curators or arrange a visit.