Museum exhibitions in London April 2017

Museums in London in April

Our guide to museum exhibitions in London during April 2017.

Museum exhibition in London at Science Museum

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to Science Museum The Science Museum's 'Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care' exhibition will look at medicine during the Battle of the Somme.
Museum exhibition in London at Museum of London

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to Museum of London This year is the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London, and the Museum of London will be putting on a special exhibition.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Imperial War Museum

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to Imperial War Museum The Imperial War Museum will be putting on an exhibition by Edmund Clark, exploring State control and the War on Terror.
Museum exhibition in London at Natural History Museum

 

to Natural History Museum Collect evidence around the Natural History Museum and become a CSI for a night, during "Crime Scene Live".
 
Museum exhibition in London at Natural History Museum

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to Natural History Museum Re-live the movie 'Night At The Museum' by spending a whole night inside the Natural History Museum!
Museum exhibition in London at Museum of Childhood

to Museum of Childhood The Museum of Childhood's new exhibition and explore the history of more than 100 board games, both old and new.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Natural History Museum

to Natural History Museum "Wildlife Photographer of the Year" returns to the Natural History Museum, with an exhibition of the the top 100 nature photos.
Museum exhibition in London at National Maritime Museum

to National Maritime Museum The National Maritime Museum's new exhibition will tell the story of Admiral Nelson's controversial lover, Emma Hamilton.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Star Wars at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena 'Star Wars Identities' is a huge new exhibition at The O2 with 200 props, models, costumes and artworks from the movies.
Museum exhibition in London at British Library

to British Library The British Library will be celebrating Roald Dahl's 100th birthday with an exhibition of character portraits by Sir Quentin Blake.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Churchill War Rooms

 

Churchill War Rooms Enjoy a private tour of the Churchill War Rooms, and experience Winston Churchill's wartime bunker from behind the glass.
Museum exhibition in London at Sir John Soane’s Museum

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Sir John Soane’s Museum On the first Tuesday of each month they open Sir John Soane's Museum in the evening, bathed in atmospheric candlelight.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Old Operating Theatre

Cheap

Old Operating Theatre Enjoy a demonstration of 19th-century surgery, held in the confines of the Old Operating Theatre at St. Thomas's Hospital.
Museum exhibition in London at Science Museum

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to Science Museum The Science Museum will be exploring the last 500 years of robots, with over 100 robots on display, plus 12 working models.
 
Museum exhibition in London at British Museum

 

to British Museum The British Museum will be exploring the American Dream, using prints from the likes of Andy Warhol and Jasper Johns.
Museum exhibition in London at Bank of England Museum

Free

to Bank of England Museum Take your kids on an EGGcellent Easter Adventure at the Bank of England Museum, and hunt for a free chocolate egg.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Benjamin Franklin House

Free

Benjamin Franklin House The Benjamin Franklin House will be laying on a fun Easter egg hunt throughout the house, suitable for 5-11 year olds,

We don’t have any more museum exhibitions, but how about these other days out in April?

Weaving Magic, by Turner Prize winner Chris OfiliApril 2017The National Gallery will be showcasing a brand-new tapestry work by the Turner Prize winning artist, Chris Ofili.

Sonnet Walk, through Shakespeare’s LondonApril 2017Talk a stroll through Shakespeare’s London and be entertained by some of his finest prose and poetry at the same time.

41-gun salute to mark the Queen’s 91st birthdayApril 2017You can hear the King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery fire a 41-gun salute in Hyde Park to mark the Queen’s 91st birthday.

Hear a 62-gun salute at the Tower of LondonApril 2017The HAC will be firing a 62-gun salute at Gun Wharf by the Tower of London, to mark Her Majesty the Queen’s 91st birthday.

Shakespeare inside Westminster AbbeyApril 2017Enjoy some of Shakespeare’s poetry and prose inside Westminster Abbey, performed by Mark Rylance and 25 actors.

‘Queer British Art’ exhibition — at Tate BritainApril 2017Tate Britain’s ‘Queer British Art’ will explore how artists expressed themselves when their sexuality had to remain hidden.

Visit the State Rooms at Windsor CastleApril 2017Visit the State Rooms at Windsor Castle, the world’s oldest inhabited castle, and the Royal Family’s home for over 1000 years.

Be a Zoo Keeper for a day, at London ZooApril 2017Get closer to the animals at London Zoo, and help to feed and muck them out, by becoming a London Zoo keeper for a day.

Choral Mass at Hampton Court PalaceApril 2017Attend a Sunday service in one of the country’s most beautiful chapels — Henry VIII’s Chapel Royal at Hampton Court Palace.

 
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