Secret War

What

Museums & Galleries

For

8 years +

Where

Imperial War Museum

Lambeth Rd, SE1 6HZ

Permanent 

FREE

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Secret War explores the undercover world of espionage, covert operations and the work of Britain’s Special Forces. Discover how threats both at home and abroad were dealt with through the strategies and techniques of the men and women behind some of the most secret espionage missions of the last century.

Secret War reveals many previously classified objects, on public display for the first time. Together they tell the story of Britain’s covert operations from the foundation of MI5 and MI6 before the First World War, to the Cold War and dealing with the threat of cyber-terrorism today. The exhibition explores the personal experiences of operatives, shedding light on the hidden world of spies and the perils of undercover work.

Permanent 

FREE

Address:

Lambeth Rd, SE1 6HZ

Venue phone:

020 7416 5320

Venue website:

www.iwm.org.uk

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