Welcome to IWM’s Press Office. Here you can find out about our latest news, and download press releases and factsheets about our work.
Save the Date: 16 July 2014 – IWM London Press Preview Day
The Press Preview for IWM London’s new First World War Galleries, atrium and large object displays and major First World War art exhibition –Truth and Memory – will be on 16 July.
If you would like to register to attend or receive further information about the Press Preview, please contact Kate Crowther on firstname.lastname@example.org with your contact details.
For information about upcoming and current exhibitions, filming and photography, and how to organise a media visit at each of our branches, use the following links:
For enquiries about IWM branches, please visit the relevant Press office using the links above.
For corporate enquiries about IWM (including retail, technology, Collections) contact
Lucy Donoughue, Communications Manager, email@example.com / 020 7416 5311
Bryony Phillips, Corporate Communications Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org / 020 7416 5316
Filming at IWM
At IWM we handle a broad range of filming projects, from news pieces on our latest exhibitions and in depth interviews with our experts, to filming behind the scenes with our Collections and documentaries. To find out more information about what each branch in the IWM family has to offer crews and how to arrange filming please contact the relevant Press office.
Please note: IWM London is closed until 19 July 2013 for our major redevelopment project to create new First World War Galleries. During this time, it is not possible to film in the galleries, but it may be possible to film outside the building or in our Dome or meeting rooms. For more information, please contact the IWM London press office.
IWM Images and Film
To download high-resolution images related to IWM’s exhibitions and events, free for press use, please use the Press Extranet. You will first need log-in details:
For London branches, please email Kate Crowther on email@example.com
For IWM North, please email Alex Knight on firstname.lastname@example.org
For IWM Duxford, please email Esther Blaine on email@example.com
To research images or other resources from IWM’s collection, please use the Collections Search or, to order images and resources for press use, contact our Image and Film Sales or Documents teams for more information on using our collections, and on licensing:
Image Archive and Image Sales: 020 7416 5215/5309 firstname.lastname@example.org
Film Archive and Film Sales: 020 7416 5291/5292 email@example.com
First World War Press Releases
- Factsheet - 4 August 1914 Released: 31 July 2014 2:36pm
- Bob and Roberta Smith Released: 7 July 2014 4:17pm
- Posters of the First World War Released: 26 June 2014 10:49am
- Horticulture IWM First World War Centenary Partnership Released: 20 June 2014 10:39am
- Summer Holiday Activities IWM First World War Centenary Partnership Released: 20 June 2014 10:35am
- First World War Poems from the Front Released: 3 June 2014 6:15pm
- First World War Centenary Partnership commemorates through poetry, literature and spoken word Released: 20 March 2014 11:31am
- World War Centenary Partnership - Women in the First World War Released: 7 March 2014 10:57am
- IWM Announces the First World War Centenary Partnership Programme Released: 1 November 2013 2:42pm
- First World War Centenary Released: 11 October 2012 3:03pm
IWM Press Releases
- IWM Contemporary Jane and Louise Wilson Released: 18 September 2014 12:38pm
- IWM London New Atrium Released: 3 September 2014 10:29am
- German Concentration Camps Factual Survey Press Release Released: 10 July 2014 9:58am
- IWM and Patternity Q and A Released: 8 July 2014 10:30am
- Lives of the First World War Released: 12 May 2014 9:43am
- Pears Foundation Supports the Transformation of IWM London Released: 8 May 2014 4:58pm
- IWM Short Film Festival judges announced Released: 20 March 2014 11:32am
- What's on Released: 24 February 2014 4:37pm
- What’s on at IWM in 2014 Released: 20 December 2013 4:22pm
- Outcome of IWM Visitor Services and Security Review Released: 11 December 2013 10:20am