IWM Lambeth Road Atrium showing Kamikaze Ohka. Photographed 24th January.
IWM London

IWM London

Free to all
Art Fund Museum of the Year
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Museum of the Year 2015 finalist

IWM London explores people’s experiences of modern war and conflict.

Founded while the First World War was still raging, the Imperial War Museum gives voice to the extraordinary experiences of ordinary people forced to live their lives in a world torn apart by conflict.

From the moment you step into the iconic atrium, to the countless discoveries awaiting you in the award-winning galleries, IWM London examines the continuing influence of war on our world and hosts a programme of temporary exhibitions.

Hear extraordinary true stories of ordinary people’s experiences of conflict across the museum’s six floors.

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IWM London

Lambeth Road, London, Greater London, SE1 6HZ
020 7091 3067

Free to all

Opening times

Daily 10am-6pm

Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day & Boxing Day

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