Current exhibitions and displays

  • Boat print

    West Indians: Forefathers of the Metropolitan Police?

    13 October 2017 - 14 January 2018

    This display reveals the history of the Thames River Police, the pioneers of preventative policing in London. It is part of a year-long project by the West India Committee, to uncover the little-known shared heritage of the Caribbean and police services today.

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  • London Sugar and Slavery display marking 10 years since the gallery opened.

    London, Sugar & Slavery: 10 years

    16 June - 29 October 2017

    We display some of the thousands of visitor comment cards we've received over the past decade to reflect on the London, Sugar & Slavery gallery on the 10th anniversary of its opening.

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