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Museum of London Docklands
Museum of London Docklands

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, venues and exhibitions are closed until further notice. We recommend checking with the venues' own websites for up-to-date information. From Roman settlement to the development of Canary Wharf, this 200-year-old warehouse reveals the long history of the capital as a port, through stories of trade, migration and commerce. Discover a wealth of objects in state of the art galleries, including 'Sailortown', an atmospheric recreation of 19th-century London; and 'London, Sugar & Slavery', which reveals the city’s involvement in the transatlantic slave trade. With ancient finds, unusual objects and fascinating tours, the Museum of London Docklands is one of London’s hidden treasures.

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Museum of London Docklands is managed by Museum of London

Museum of London is an Art UK Founder Partner

Museum of London Docklands

West India Quay, London, Greater London E14 4AL England

020 7001 9844

Please remember to double-check the opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit

  • 27 January 2021

    It turns out Londoners in the Georgian and Victorian period suffered from hangovers as much as we do now. Thanks to the city's Pleasure Gardens, seen in #Bridgerton, Londoner's could let their hair down and enjoy a glass of port, sherry or champagne.