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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.

Museum of London Docklands

Open daily 10am–6pm (closed 24-26 December)

FREE entry

020 7001 9844
West India Quay, London E14 4AL (Google map)

DLR: West India Quay
Underground: Canary Wharf
River Services: Canary Wharf Pier

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 has a busy events programme, including adult courses, family events and regular film screenings.

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

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