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.
View the most popular items in our shop
Exclusive and unique gifts inspired by Beasts of London
Explore our broad range of books
Take a break with a drink, sandwich, salad or homemade cake in our museum café conveniently located on the entrance level or visit our restaurant next door.
Open daily 10am - 5:30pm
Museum of London Docklands
Choose from a great selection of hot and cold lunches, freshly prepared sandwiches, salads and cakes, plus fair-trade coffees and Twinings teas. Available to eat in or take away. Please note menus are subject to change.
Open Monday – Sunday from 11.00am. Closing times vary, see website
Rum & Sugar’s award-winning Caribbean menu is bursting with flavours and colours. Stop before or after your visit to the museum galleries for a unique moment.