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For almost 300 years a buried treasure lay undisturbed below one of London's busiest streets. Discovered by workmen in 1912, the Cheapside Hoard is the greatest single collection of Elizabethan and Stuart jewellery in the world.
Please note: The Cheapside Hoard is not currently on display. A purpose built gallery for the permanent display of the Hoard is planned for our new museum in West Smithfield, which is scheduled to open in 2024.
Magazine photography reveals the glamorous world of interwar eveningwear.
We explore Henry VIII's marriage to his first queen, Katherine of Aragon, through objects in the museum's collections and uncover the story of the Tudor king's first marriage.
We go behind the seams with a thorough analysis of a 16th-century leather jacket.
Following the recent advice from the government and Public Health England surrounding COVID-19, the Museum of London and the Museum of London Docklands will be closed to the public as of Thursday 19 March.
The health and wellbeing of our visitors, staff and community are of utmost importance to us and this decision is in response to increasing concerns surrounding COVID-19.
We will continue to closely review the advice from Public Health England and monitor the current situation of COVID-19 to keep people up to date on our plans.
Please check www.museumoflondon.org.uk for updates from the museum.