Closing 1 January 2018 - Last Chance to See

It's your last chance to visit Wyndham Lewis: Life, Art, War before the exhibition closes on 1 January 2018.

Opens 16 February 2018

Gain an understanding of the origins, escalations and human impact of the ongoing Syria conflict in Syria: A Conflict Explored, a season of exhibitions and events — part of our Conflict Now programming strand.


Our striking Main Exhibition Space features a timeline of the conflicts that Britain and the Commonwealth have been involved in since the First World War.


*Please note, on Friday 15 December the Main Exhibition Space will close at the slightly earlier time of 4.30pm*


Mixing It: The Changing Faces of Wartime Britain reveals the forgotten histories of service personnel and civilians who came to Britain during the Second World War – a time when the national and ethnic diversity of the population was unpreced

The building

IWM North is housed in a striking, aluminium clad building – the first in the UK to be designed by internationally acclaimed architect Daniel Libeskind.

Contemporary Art

At IWM North, we've been commissioning high-quality artworks, events, workshops and live performances from contemporary artists for our Reactions series since 2010.