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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Some of the oldest human remains ever found in the Thames: but who was this Stone Age man and what was Neolithic London like?
Author Caroline Lawrence talks about her Roman mystery stories, inspired by the Museum of London's collections.
From roller-skating cupids to amorous amphibians, the Victorians had a valentine for everyone.
Looking through our collection for signs of the long struggle for gay rights.
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
Find exclusive and unique gifts inspired by our collections and exhibitions
Our range of books includes the museum's own publications, photography and historical books, and children's books
The museum supports university learning, teaching and research in all sorts of ways. Find out how our rich collections can be explored and how we are enabling new and exciting research.
Packed with collections ranging from fashion to archaeology, Suffragettes to Swinging Sixties, the museum is a rich resource for university students and academic staff.
We can support learning and teaching through visits tailored to your curriculum needs, access to staff expertise and entry to exhibitions.
We work with several London universities to offer dedicated courses and summer schools. Student projects here have created stunning new work, whilst PhD research continues to extend and challenge our collections knowledge.