Visit Museum of London
Discover the people and events that shape London, making it the place it is today. See for yourself how London evolved during prehistoric, Roman, Saxon and medieval times through to the present day. Understand how the London has developed, also examining the turbulent years when London was ravaged by civil wars, plague and fire.
Wander around the Galleries of Modern London and experience the streets of Victorian London. Take a stroll in the recreated pleasure gardens and also see the magnificent Lord Mayor’s Coach.
The Museum is child-friendly, and includes a daily programme of activities and events ranging from arts and crafts and theatre performances for children, through to live musical performances and late night viewings for adults. The Museum is free, though some events and exhibitions are charged.
Museum of London Online
If the museum is closed or you're not able to visit, there's plenty to discover on the museum's website about London through the ages. From prehistoric times through Roman London, through war, plague and fire to contemporary London, uncover the stories of London.