Transforming IWM London


The largest British First World War art exhibition for almost 100 years. Open 19 July 2014 - 8 March 2015. Free entry.
On 19 July 2014 we reveal our dramatic new atrium, designed by Fosters + Partners.
Discover the story of the First World War through the lives of those who experienced it both on the front line and the home front.
A new body of work created in response to the war in Afghanistan. Open 19 July – 25 September 2014.
War Story: Supplying Frontline Afghanistan explores the stories of the men and women who supply, support and maintain front line troops in Afghanistan.
Horrible Histories®: Spies brings the horrible history of Second World War spies and their secret schemes to life, based on Terry Deary’s book from the bestselling Horrible Histories® series.
This free exhibition tells the story of how ordinary people braved the challenges of life at home during the Second World War through the eyes of the Allpress family, who lived in Stockwell, London.
Secret War examines the clandestine world of espionage, covert operations and the work of Britain’s Special Forces, from the development of MI5 and MI6 before the First World War to Cold War intelligence-gathering and the threat of cyber-terrorism today.
The Lord Ashcroft Gallery: Extraordinary Heroes houses the world’s largest collection of Victoria Crosses and a significant collection of George Crosses.
The Holocaust Exhibition traces the Nazi persecution and murder of Europe’s Jews from 1933 to 1945.