London Museums

Places that make learning a fun experience outside of the classroom - for kids and adults alike! 

Bank of England Museum

From Roman gold bars to todays's economy, explore the history of the bank

British Library

Full of beautiful books and treasures including Caxton's Chaucer and the Magna Carta.

British Museum

Vast collection of world art and artefacts from ancient times to the present day.

Cartoon Museum

Tucked down a side street by the British museum, this is a hidden gem.

Churchill War Rooms

Discover the original Cabinet War Rooms, the wartime bunker that sheltered Churchill and his government during the Blitz.

Cutty Sark

Family fun aboard this world famous tea clipper

Design Museum

The Design Museum has moved to Kensington. We are mad for it!

Dulwich Picture Gallery

Gorgeous gardens and stunning paintings in leafy Dulwich

Florence Nightingale Museum

Explore the history of this legendary nurse

Foundling Museum

Explore the history of the UK's first children's charity.

Geffrye Museum

Lifestyle museum depicting the changing style of English domestic interiors from 1600 to present day.

Handel House Museum

Explore the house where Handel composed some of his greatest music.

Horniman Museum

Museum and gardens exploring world cultures, natural history and music.

Household Cavalry Museum

A behind-the-scenes look at the regiment's ceremonial duties.

Imperial War Museum

The history of modern conflict is powerfully displayed

London Canal Museum

Learn the history of London's canals.

The London Dungeon

Brave it if you dare!

London Film Museum

Mr Bond, I presume?

London Fire Brigade Museum

Try on fire-fighter uniforms and learn about the museum's collection of engines

London Transport Museum

Trams, buses, the underground - travel round the capital

Madame Tussauds and the Stardome

One Direction, Katniss Everdeen and more. Selfie-heaven.

Museum of London

A must-see history lesson for all mini Londoners. And their parents.

Museum of London Docklands

Learn how the history of London is inextricably linked to the River Thames

National Maritime Museum

The world's largest maritime museum, filled with stories of exploration at sea.

National Museum of Childhood

Toy heaven in Bethnal Green

Natural History Museum

Dinosaurs, earthquakes, creepy crawlies and the incredible Darwin Centre, this one has it all.

RAF Museum

The story of the Royal Air Force through its people and collections

Sir John Soane Museum

Visit the charming and beautifully preserved home of the splendid architect Sir John Soane

The Science Museum

Interactive and engaging: this is one of London's top museums.

Victoria & Albert Museum

Visit the world's largest museum of decorative arts and design

Wallace Collection

Stunning house with exceptional collection of 18th century paintings, furniture and objets d'art

Wellcome Collection

The perfect museum for the incurably curious!

London Museum of Water & Steam

Marvel at the huge steam engines. Have fun in the outdoor Splash Zone

Garden Museum

One of London's best small museums with its own Tudor knot garden.