IWM London

IWM London tells the stories of people’s experiences of modern war and conflict.

Explore our ground-breaking new First World War Galleries. Discover art and photography in our exhibition Truth & Memory: British Art of the First World War and in the new exhibition IWM Contemporary:Jane and Louise Wilson.

For families, our special exhibition Horrible Histories®: Spies brings the horrible history of Second World War spies and their secret schemes to life.

Find out what to see during your visit.

Please note that during busy periods, we will be operating timed entry into our new First World War Galleries.  When you arrive at IWM London, please go to our Information Desk on Level 0 to be allocated a slot (on a first come first served basis).

Eating And Drinking

Our café serves a range of handmade British food freshly prepared every day including stone baked pizzas, healthy salads and snacks, fresh sandwiches and classic British puddings.

Centenary Partnership

Find out about the international programme to mark the centenary of the First World War.

Learn more about the Centenary Partnership

IWM Shop

Our seasonal gifts are inspired by Christmas 1914, the first Christmas of the First World War.

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