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Museum of London

Our lower galleries are currently shut for an exciting redevelopment but you can still enjoy London's history up to 1666.

Discover prehistoric London, see how the city changed under Roman rule, and wonder at medieval London.

Object of the month

Pewter badge of St George 15th century

Discover the origins of St George’s Day with this curious object. Each month we will feature a different object from the Museum's collections with a unique story to tell.

Easter holidays

Family having fun4-19 Apr

Find out about the strange foods Londoner's have eaten in our fun FREE Easter events suitable for all the family.

Recently acquired: fashion

TiaraFri 24 Apr, 3-3.40pm

Join us as curator Beatrice Behlen unwraps some of the Museum's latest fashion acquisitions.


Guided walks

Shoe and ceramic foot

Step into spring and uncover London's secrets. Put on your walking shoes and find out where a Museum of London walk will take you!


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London's Burning

Illustration of fire burning behind London skyline

Explore the most famous disaster in London's history. Be transported back to September 1666 to hear the real stories of Londoners and how they coped with the ferocious blaze that destroyed many homes but claimed few lives.

Redevelopment work

Museum of London building hoardings

The lower galleries at Museum of London, which explore the city’s history from 1666 onwards, are closed until 2010 for an exciting transformation.

Exciting news! The first object has been installed in the new galleries.

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