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Imperial War Museum
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US$45.83*
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The Original London Sightseeing Tour: Hop-on Hop-off
Ranked #33 of 1,765 things to do in London
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Owner description: IWM London tells the stories of people's experiences of modern war from the First World War to conflicts today. Mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme over 2016 and experience our ground-breaking First World War Galleries. Our IWM Contemporary art programme continues with work by protest photographer Edward Barber from 26 May - 4 September 2016 and works by artist Mahwish Chishty later in 2016. From 28 July 2016 artist-photographer Edmund Clark presents an exhibition exploring hidden experiences of state control, touching on issues of security, legality and ethics during the 'Global War on Terror'. Discover astonishing acts of bravery in The Lord Ashcroft Gallery: Extraordinary Heroes exhibition, delve into the world of espionage in Secret War and explore key moments of the Second World War in the award-winning Holocaust Exhibition. Find out how Britain's armed forces deal with very different aspects of global security in Fighting Extremes: From Ebola to ISIS, until 13 November 2016.
Useful Information: Food available for purchase, Activities for older children, Bathroom facilities, Activities for young children, Lockers / storage, Baby buggy parking, Stairs / lift, Wheelchair access
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

I have visited this exhibition previously but this time I attended from a professional point of view. The staff were extremely friendly and obliging, the History centre went above expectations. The exhibition itself is well worth a visit, it is emotional but extremely well put together

Thank Lee S
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

It is a ok place to visit. It doesn't have a lot to see. There is a boat displaced there was used during the Dunkirk rescue, impressive.

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Reviewed 17 November 2017

As an "Imperial" war museum I expected to see something from the days of Empire (i.e. 1800s). But this museum has nothing from before WW1. Which is a shame because it was such an interesting time for military history: Crimean War, Indian Mutiny, and many "little wars" in India, Afghanistan, Africa & China. Compared to the Musee de L'armee in Paris and Canadian War Museum in Ottawa I gotta say this museum was a disappointment.

2  Thank BJFToronto
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Tried to spend the day looking round but found it very emotional.looking round at all the war exhibits and the videos breaks your heart , so many lives lost and so many very brave people.Has to be said though this is a very worth while visit and of course it's free , but a donation is a must .

Thank Marilyn R
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

took my son and father for a cross generational trip to the war museum
my son (11) loved it as much as my dad (77)

Thank smarbers
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