Exhibitions

A new video installation, Undead Sun, commissioned to mark the Centenary of the First World War. Opening 15 October 2014
Discover the story of the First World War through the lives of those who experienced it both on the front line and at home. Free admission.
The largest British First World War art exhibition for almost 100 years. Until 8 March 2015. Free entry.
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. Until 4 January 2015.
A new body of work created in response to the war in Afghanistan. Until 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. Until 21 September 2014.
Explore key moments of the Second World War through the connections between people’s lives and the objects on display. Second World War
Discover how conflicts have been fought and communities divided in places such as Kosovo, Iraq and Afghanistan from 1945 to the present day. History Makers
Discover people’s stories of modern war and conflict through some of the more unexpected objects from our collections. History Makers
Explore our dramatic new atrium, designed by Fosters + Partners. History Makers

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