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Museum of London Docklands


​Museum of London Docklands
No 1 Warehouse
West India Quay
London E14 4AL

Contact us

​020 7001 9844
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​The Museum is fully accessible. If you have special requirements, ask the at the Information Desk or call the Museum in advance.

Opening hours

​Daily 10am–6pm

With ancient finds, unusual objects and fascinating tours, the Museum of London Docklands is one of London’s hidden treasures.

Located outside the Square Mile, this 200 year old sugar warehouse reveals the long history of the capital as a port through stories of trade, migration and commerce from Roman settlement to the more recent development of Canary Wharf.

FREE entry

About the Museum

​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.

Discover a wealth of objects in state-of-the-art galleries, including Sailor town, an atmospheric recreation of 19th century London. Also, learn about the City’s involvement in the transatlantic slave trade at the London, Sugar & Slavery gallery.

The Museum of London Docklands is co-funded by the City of London Corporation and the Greater London Authority